Slowing Down: Mid-Summer Reading List

Last year I had a colleague challenge me to begin to read fiction again. I scoffed at first citing that if I could find time to read, it would certainly be spent reading books to better my business.  She reminded me reading fiction places me in the shoes of someone I could never relate to … Continue reading Slowing Down: Mid-Summer Reading List

Spring + Summer collection inspiration

New gift boxes and a new theme for Haute Hope's spring/summer collection have arrived. I had the distinct pleasure of collaborating with photographer Amanda Gallant to bring our hue driven vision to life. Heads up, she's divine. A peek at my inspiration.  Colors of Anna Kövecses latest work... A touch of quirk..  And a slew of new … Continue reading Spring + Summer collection inspiration

Fruitcake + Tea with Dechel Mckillian

  Dechel McKillian is one of the hardest working, biggest dreaming, even bigger manifesting people I've come to know. She's got a rock and roll past as a stylist for musicians and a budding future as an activist for sustainability in fashion. Through her online shop/platform, Galerie.la Dechel is educating, inspiring and elevating the world of … Continue reading Fruitcake + Tea with Dechel Mckillian