A weekend of eco-luxury Trunk Shows in Napa Valley!

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August 15, 2010 Two different days, events and locations. Four designer collections including handmade and ethically sourced jewelry by Kirsten Muenster, upcycled leather bags by reMade USA and...

Jewelry Trunk Show at Gallery Of Jewels - Saturday May 15th

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May 09, 2010 Please join me for a Jewelry Trunk Show at Gallery Of Jewels! Gallery of Jewels 2115 Fillmore St., San Francisco CA Saturday, May 15th  12:00...

Jewelry Trunk Show at Ma(i)sonry - Sunday April 25th

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April 13, 2010 You are invited! Kirsten Muenster Jewelry Trunk Show Sunday, April 25th 11:00 - 2:00 pm Ma(i)sonry Napa Valley 6711 Washington Street, Yountville, CA Come say...

Ohhhhh Spring....

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March 28, 2010 Spring is my favorite season... We've had so much rain this year that now everything is bursting with green, green and more green! All of...

Things I Love... Apiece Apart

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February 15, 2010 Apiece Apart is designed by Laura Cramer and Starr Hout. The line combines the principles of simplicity, beauty and value. It consists of highly edited...

Things I Love... Mika Organic

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February 04, 2010 The Oryx Dress - 55% hemp, 45% organic cotton, water based silkscreen printed "Long ago, everything on earth was organic, and the word 'organic' didn't...

Things I Love... VAN MARKOVIEC

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January 30, 2010 Falling in love with the latest collection from VAN MARKOVIEC... Based in Holland, VAN MARKOVIEC is a collaboration between Kasia Markowska and Zuzia Andziak;  Markowska...

Gift ideas that you'll feel proud to give (and want to get) this season.

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November 19, 2009 The holidays are here! I've put together some fun and unique gift ideas focused on innovative, local, sustainable, fair trade and ethical options. These gifts...

New Book - 1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse

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October 11, 2009 Cover and close up of my page with recycled silver and vintage belt buckle necklace. 1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse Remake, Restyle, Recycle, Renew by...

Slow Fashion... and a look at Coclico

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May 25, 2009 It's an interesting time... for fashion. Most people are purchasing less in general and instead will focus on selecting a few well-made, timeless and quality...