I'm so excited to share some special children's clothes, made by Greenville-based Prodoh. I had the pleasure of helping the brand create some patterning that was applied to these cute Fall/Winter pieces. Painterly Stripe Sweatshirt Jacket with Palm Frond Liner Nautical Striping Liner Painterly Gingham Palm Print Leggings (with cute pockets!) Thank you to Prodoh for having me add my art to your fun, super functional, outdoor-loving kids brand!
My brother, Heys, and his lovely wife, Lucy, were married in May in a small family celebration. Everything about the wedding totally embodied them: it was laid back, family-filled, and love filled. For the rehearsal dinner, my Mom and sister searched high and low for masculine but appropriate (classic, design oriented, handsome) invitations and found they could not source what was in mind. So I offered to create an invitation that included the couples beloved dog, Penny. The invitations also had elements of Spode's Woodland motif on them since we used the tableware for the rehearsal dinner.
I have been hinting at the collaboration that has come together during the spring with The Spanish Shoe Brand, Souris. Early this spring, I was connected with the sisters who design these beautiful Spanish-made shoes, and we decided it would be fun to paint some of the ballet flats they were planning to offer this spring. The designs are here, and can be customized with a monogram and floral motif. Souris will ship internationally, so these are available to US collectors. They will easily carry you into the fall months. Thank you to the Souris team for being such a fun crew to work with on this creative collaboration.
Remember this post about the Bathing Suit Wavy Line Pattern I helped Greenville, SC children's clothing brand, Prodoh develop? Well, I got to see it 'in action' on our recent trip to Biarritz, France. My daughter, Liv, wore it and it functioned so so well (not all children's suits are created equal!) It was a special day that I just wanted to bottle up and keep forever: we found a small beach, the kids splashed in the salt water, and there were so many laughs, smiles, and giggles. And seeing the suit pattern 'in the wild' made it even more special. I have wanted to be a part of the design process for children's clothing for years, and it is a...