I made an outing to Blumen Gardens in Sycamore, Illinois and was beyond dazzled. The garden shop is in an old manufacturing shop. The selection of plants, greens, pots and gifts was outstanding. A beautiful combination of history, nature, offerings and design.
This light fixture was made out of an old potato chip container. I love when objects get repurposed to get a second lease on life. Cheers to second acts!
This theater marquee is in Dekalb, Illinois. I think the theater is being used for another purpose now. Hopefully, they will keep the sign. The design of the old movie theater signs are so striking.
I love how Corduroy was chosen out of all the other toys even though he was not perfect since he was missing a button. I have come to appreciate imperfections. Going to an antique store or a thrift store is a great lesson in finding value in items that aren’t perfect. Buying imperfect items alsoContinue reading “Appreciate the imperfect.”