Coastal Christmas Dècor

Nov 9, 2022 / Decorate, Pro

Large Poster Custom Framed in brown frame in sitting room

Who says holiday décor needs to be red & green? I am a beach girl at heart, and you will find coastal influences throughout our home. I lean into my love for the coast when decorating for Christmas...


Artist Spotlight: Catherine Freshley

April 21, 2022 / Pro

Artist Catherine Freshley Painting on Canvas

While we are very attached to our Carolina foothills, we concede that getting acquainted with Catherine Freshley’s art has made us yearn for a peak at the Oklahoma skyline with our own two eyes. Her ability to capture not only the idyllic......


6 Tips for Taking Great Wedding Photos

June 13, 2018 / Learn, Pro

Wedding Photo in Natural Wood Frame in Dining Room

Once upon a time, summer meant sun, sand and no responsibilities. The final bell would ring on the school year and you were home free, not a care in the world......


Use Your Muse: How To Find Creative Inspiration When You Need it Most

May 22, 2018 / Learn, Create, Pro

Martin Luther King Jr. Spray Paint Art

A hike through the woods in autumn. The first scratch of vinyl on a Tom Petty record. That super long hug from your best friend. Whatever truly stirs your soul is something to hold on to.......


Artist Spotlight: Jim Westphalen

April 11, 2018 / Pro

Jim Westphalen Portrait

History is all around you. You pass by it on back roads in the country and street corners in town. No one would blame you for not noticing. It sits quietly as the hustle and bustle of time continues its ceaseless......


Artist Spotlight: Allison Coelho Picone

March 26, 2018 / Pro

Portrait of Artist Allison Coelho Picone

There’s a secret world all around you. Rub your eyes or remove your glasses, and you’ll see it as the light gets a little blurry, the world a bit more dream-like. It’s as if you’re walking in another dimension entirely.......


Artist Spotlight: Jim Ford

December 29, 2017 / Pro

Portrait of Artist Jim Ford

Getting to chat with one of our favorites, Jim Ford, about his art and processes was such a fun and enlightening experience. There are so many layers to his lovely collage work, that to unpack even a little bit of the mystique of his dramatic......


Artist Spotlight: Lori Herbst

December 8, 2017 / Pro

Portrait of Artist Lori B. Herbst

Looking at Lori Herbst’s work is a wonderful journey through time and space. She works primarily with vinyl fabric (yes, you read that correctly) bringing color, shape and texture into a realm many would never have imagined.......


Artist Spotlight: Sarah Trundle

November 22, 2017 / Pro

Portrait of Artist Sarah Trundle

It has become a true highlight of my day to see Sarah Trundle’s distinct style pop up on our Instagram feed. Despite discovering artistic ability as a kid, Trundle didn’t begin her painting career until about 10 years ago......


Artist Spotlight: Kristin Try

May 7, 2016 / Pro

Photo of Mother hugging her daughters

Meet Kristin Try, the fabulous-mother-of-three-carpool-canoodling-canvas-adorning Artist behind Gingham & Grosgrain. Kristin caught our eye on Instagram when she shared some pieces that she framed with us.......