weigh the cost

July 22, 2013

i will be the first to admit that i have fallen many times to the temptation of fast fashion. but as i continue to grow my business, my appreciation for the craftsmanship and quality of a product mimics that growth. there is nothing quite as exquisite or beautiful to me than a product that took time and care, thought and design, quality materials and handcrafting. this is just one reason why antiques are of such admiration and duration; it frightens me to think of the future.....what will our antiques look like then from what is being made now?

this article from bloomberg businessweek, "the hidden cost of fast fashion," sheds light on this point, and so much more. 

Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.

Also in Blog

Just Go Create

August 29, 2019

"To keep going, is to believe that there is always an invitation, is a truly creative act... There's sort of a healthy defiance involved. A hoping against hope. God continues to use  creation, creativity, and the arts to point to and unlock hope, mystery, beauty, and love. An open invitation for us all."

View full article →


July 25, 2019

I’ve made the hard decision to close CHC.

My vision to awaken the beauty in people through creating beautiful products and experiences remains in tact; CHC is simply no longer the vehicle to my vision. My depth of gratitude for your support (every step of the way) is inexpressible. 

View full article →

A Round Tote

June 27, 2019


peace for the season

comes from 

a season-less piece.

View full article →