monday mood lifter

1. Inspired by several ideas, one being the connectedness of dots, a mini wall hanging sits in the kuwatani shop. It is one textile piece in a small series of the dot by dot collection.

2. An imaginative drawing by super talented Joanna Concejo.

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where you wear it

1. Dries Van Noten Spring 2018 via nowfashion 

2. Emile Nolde sea mood painting via dappledwithshadow

3. Hellessy resort 2018 via vogue

4. View from Toto Bergamo Rossi's garden via


monday mood lifter

While making these gift toppers, I was probably dreaming of this wallpaper. I can't wait to freshen a patch of wall with a botanical pattern like this.

monday mood lifter

Handmade gift toppers via kuwatani - designed to tape inside a card and send to someone special or imagine one of the stems on top of a box to unwrap and find this lovely Cecile Daladier vase via ceciledaladier inside!

where you wear it

1. Dries Van Noten Spring 2017 via mirellabruno

2. Art dealer Francis Mill's San Francisco loft via elledecor

3. No. 6 Fall 2017 via vogue

4. Eva Cosmos' tudor interior via remodelista

monday mood lifter

1. A wall flower bouquet, designed and handmade in Marin, California via kuwatani. Feeling the urge to layer this hand-embroidered bouquet on the wall just above the artwork to warm up that beautiful kitchen.

2. Ilse Crawford designed Ett Hem hotel interior via cereal.