What’s your Halloween costume this year? Market stall in Patzcuaro Michoacan
during Dia de los Muertos! http://ss1.us/a/KytNuEKe
RED ALERT! MORE ONE OF A KIND TOTES ONE WEEK FROM NOW!Watch for our October email blast on the 27th. Our Navy tote series was SO popular we bought another remainder of Navy canvas. Live on the 27th, we will be offering eight, one of each style, Navy totes, some of the same images as the last batch, some new, plus some exciting combinations of existing colors, Field Tan and Charcoal gray. Watch for this and be ready to JUMP! Twelve totes in all!View full article →
Are you getting in the mood for All Hallows Eve or wintery days and nights?
Whoo, whoo….the owls are too! http://ss1.us/a/ofnKVhes
Our friend David on the coast of Iceland with his early version, well used Crosstown Messenger Bag! Order yours early before the holiday rush! http://ss1.us/a/yrWdqIR6View full article →
THE WEEKLY SURPRISE! 15% Off our Raven Jewelry necklace and earrings thru October 23rd, 2016. Get these just in time for Autumn festivities!
Purchase a Moon Necklace here: http://ss1.us/a/VIyV5qNA
Native American tribes express practical, but very poetic names for moon cycles. Here are some favorites of mine:
January: Moon of life at it’s height (Hopi SW Arizona)
February: Shoulder to shoulder round the fire moon (Whishram…Oregon)
March: Water stands in the ponds moon (Ponca…Southern Plains)
April: Sugar maker moon (Abenaki…NE Maine)
May: Moon when the ponies shed (Sioux…Great Plains)
June: Green corn moon (Cherokee, Carolinas)
July: When limbs are broken by fruit moon (Zuni…New Mexico)
August: Feather shedding moon (Passamaquoddy St. Croix River Region)
September: Little chestnut moon (Creek…Alabama, Georgia)
October: moon when the wind shakes off leaves (Lakota…Northern Plains)
November: Moon of the panther (Choctaw…Mississippi, Louisiana)
December: Berries ripen moon (Haida…Alaska)
Born in Harlem NY in October of 1915, Arthur Miller, was an America playwright was the author of some of the most iconic American plays: Death of a Salesmen, A Streetcar Named Desire, Long Day’s Journey into Night, The Crucible and A View from the Bridge. Miller is remembered for winning the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, testifying before the House Un-American Activities Committee and marrying Marilyn Monroe. His daughter, independent filmmaker, screenwriter, film director, and novelist, Rebecca Miller, is married to actor Daniel Day Lewis.View full article →
Thinking of traveling in the coming months? Enrich your travel experience by
documenting it with stories and drawings, perceptions on culture,
reviews of hotels and restaurants, notes on museum and historic sights
such as ruins, temples and cathedrals, and reminiscences of
conversations and encounters with locals and fellow travelers along the
Don’t rely on the transient quality of memory. Have you ever returned home from a wonderful travel experience only to feel the details slipping away as soon as you board the plane? Each day of planned vacation can be jam packed with experiences profound & trivial. Don’t let the subtle parts evaporate. Help yourself remember the people you spoke with. Describe the especially romantic sunset or brilliant sunrise colors on water from the balcony of a rustic or majestic setting. Get it in writing!
THE WEEKLY SURPRISE! 15% Off on our Traveler Wallet thru October 16th, 2016.
Planning a holiday season trip this year? Take along our Traveler Wallet for and experience the elegant convenience it offers!View full article →
Feel like a gypsy dancer night out before the last of the warm weather? Put on your dancing shoes and a pair of our Carmen earrings and note the transformation!View full article →