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Category Archives: Collections

Casey Faces Her Election Frustration

I am buying myself a new piece of jewelry today. I know many of you know I am being completely serious. But, for people who don’t know me as well, let me explain. Continue reading

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10 Questions for Amy Meya

We are excited to launch a series of blogs about the creative people we represent. These posts will feature 10 questions – chosen by our employee team at the store. The 10 answers to those questions have been written by the artists, creators and inventors who make the work we proudly sell. We have included a photo of the featured person (supplied by them) and a few images of their work currently available at our store. Pursue good stuff. Continue reading

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Fully Outfitted

One of the upsides to getting a new used car is the act of cleaning out the old car and deciding who you are going to be in the new car. I’m going to be with Roscoe. Continue reading

Posted in Collections, Family, Memories | 6 Comments

A Day Dream Made of Glass

I was shelling on a beach yesterday. I kept finding bits of plastic – a lid, part of a pail, a grocery sack – and it struck me, what would happen Continue reading

Posted in Beach, Collections, Environment, Found Objects, Nature, Travel, Vacation | 6 Comments

Singularly Lovely

I read Vogue magazine every month. I like to get my fashion mixed with a bit of substance. Continue reading

Posted in Clothing, Collections, Fashion, Shopping | 1 Comment

Point of Pride

For the last 14 years, I have volunteered on an outreach, education and fundraising project for AIDS Walk Kansas City. And for the past 10 years, STUFF has been a corporate sponsor along with amazing small companies and businesses in Kansas City of the Mosaic Project. Continue reading

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Sculptor Fred Conlon is just a Big Kid at Heart

Fred Conlon is a comic genius. Seriously…check out these new pieces… Continue reading

Posted in Art, Collections, Found Objects, Gardening, Sculpture | 6 Comments

New Works Arrive by Catherine Weitzman

Today I was thrilled to take photos of new Catherine Weitzman pieces. Her work is incredible. She lives in Hawaii. (Yes, I am jealous.)… Continue reading

Posted in Art, Collections, Found Objects, Jewelry, Nature | 2 Comments

Packing It All Away

I was packing the last two boxes of holiday decorations. I save the packing of the ornaments for last. They usually come off the trees on a Sunday, migrate to the dining room table for removal of the hooks, and, a few days later, I start putting them back into the tissue paper they hailed from just a month and a half before.

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Posted in Children, Collections, Death, Decorating, Family, Holidays, Memories, Seasons | 5 Comments

Instagram #5 – New York City

New York City is different than any of the other places I travel. It has a hum… Continue reading

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