rebecca snelling and paul dowie who started douglas + bec, were recently featured in M2 magazine in this article highlighting their work/life aesthetic. we love their ability to use clean lines in warm materials with just a few hints of color.
design by erin jang
we've never been more excited about a craft show. it's a dream come true to be a part of this very special holiday sale. we've designed a special collection of six new FORAGE bow ties just for this show and i can't even tell you how much we love them. it's our best collection yet. seriously. if you're in NYC please come say hello - seeing familiar faces will make our day.
if you happen to flip through the winter issue of studios magazine, you'll find pair of familiar faces. in the article, we share the background story of our print shop and all the tools we've been collecting. but here's the real news - we mention the name of a new project we're launching in may. shhh... it's still a secret.
thanks to west elm & etsy for hosting the handmade holiday mini market. we had a great time meeting new people and hanging out with peg and awl, kaye rachelle, giant dwarf, & girls can tell. our favorite part was seeing photos and tweets from friends who did the same event in other cities. shout out to ryan & lucy of berkley illustration who killed it in portland with this set up.
tonight: west elm is hosting a national handmade holiday event this thursday night! each of their 37 stores will be showcasing local etsy designers in a mini market and giving holiday ornament workshops to benefit local charities.
if you're in philadelphia, come see us at the west elm on chestnut street - you'll find peg and awl, kaye rachelle, giant dwarf, girls can tell, and us setting up shops full of handmade gift worthy goods!
shhh... can you keep a secret? we're offering 20% off all bow ties in our shop through december 1st. hurry over to pick up a bow tie (or two) for your favorite fella to wear at all those holiday parties you'll be going to. just enter the code THANKS at checkout.
anna & ashley took over a store front in downtown northhampton, ma to curate a special pop-up shop of handmade goods from over 20 designers including: enhabiten, fieldguided, giant dwarf, miniature rhino, satsuma press, secret holiday, shanna murray... we're proud to have our bow ties in such good company. goldmine closes tonight, the 28th, at 8 pm.