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6 Beautiful Ways to Organize Your Jewelry

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[caption id="attachment_5751" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Casey D Sibley Travel Jewelry Tray[/caption] We work with over one hundred jewelry designers within our community, so clearly, we have a penchant for collecting beautiful and well-crafted earrings, necklaces, bangles and rings.  Keeping all these lovely pieces well-organized is another story! Here are 6 ways to organize all the lovely, meaningful pieces in your own collection: 1. Use a packable fabric tray when traveling. We love the one above by designer Casey D Sibley.  It unsnaps to pack flat, and snaps back together when you reach your destination.  Keep your jewelry accessible and all together to avoid...

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Q+A with Tiffany Pratt from HGTV's Buy It, Fix It, Sell It

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How do you stay creative in your daily life? Do you have any tips for others? TP: I stay creative by making sure that my own inner drum is louder than the noise of the world.  Marching to my own beat ensures that my work comes from the heart and is created from a place of originality. I don’t watch TV, I look at the world deeply and I submerge myself in colors and textures as often as possible. I think of what I love and I focus on that.  I stay solutions based and let the magic roll in....

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Find BRIKA @ Hallmark!

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As many of you know, we recently partnered with Hallmark to bring beautiful, artisan-made goods to select Hallmark and HMK stores. See below for a location near you! Hallmark + HMK Stores:   Hallmark - Modesto, CA Modesto Promenade   Hallmark - Augusta, GA Augusta Exchange   Hallmark - Pittsburgh, PA Caste Village   Hallmark - San Antonio, TX Alamo Quarry Market   Hallmark - Omaha, NB Eagle Run   Hallmark - Woodbury, MN Tamarack Village   Hallmark - Boca Raton, FL Mission Bay Plaza   HMK - Denver, CO Cherry Creek North   HMK - Southlake, TX Southlake Town...

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From Field to Vase: An Interview with Tobie Whitman of Little Acre Flowers

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Tobie Whitman of Little Acre Flowers (based in Washington D.C.), is beyond passionate about flowers. She began her business out of a concern about where flowers were actually coming from (did you know most florists sell flowers shipped from thousands of miles away and more than 80% of flowers in the US are imported?). Her approach is socially responsible, environmentally sustainable and profitable. From the flowers that are sourced locally to the burlap donated by local coffee roaster that wraps each bouquet - Tobie devotes her care and attention to the details!  This Harvard-educated power-house went from International Relations to a career in the floral industry,...

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7 Creative Ways to Decorate with Books

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[caption id="attachment_5717" align="aligncenter" width="400"] image via domainehome.com[/caption] The contents of bookshelves are a reflection of you and your family - your interests, hobbies, inspirations and memories.  They are also the perfect opportunity to add an intensely personal touch to your home in a beautiful way.  It is our dream at BRIKA to have a full library one day - complete with a crackling fireplace and a ladder on castors! Here are 7 easy, creative tips for decorating and organizing bookshelves. We'd love to hear your ideas! 1. Make it Personal: Break up a line of books with framed photographs and objects that mean something to you....

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