Category Archives: Los Angeles

Cotton & Flax visits Momen+

In my ongoing effort to highlight the best fabric and craft shops in Los Angeles, and Southern California as a whole, I am excited to share my visit to Momen+! My friend Nichole had been telling me about the great … Continue reading

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Recap: Custom Stationery Workshop at West Elm

I had so much fun teaching a custom stationery workshop at West Elm last night! I was blown away by the amazing designs my students came up with in just a couple of hours. So much creativity! Each attendee received … Continue reading

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Thank you Los Angeles + Preparing for San Francisco

Renegade LA was such a great show, thanks to everyone who came out to shop! It was really nice to have so many friends (and blog readers!) visit my booth and keep me company over the weekend. I met lots … Continue reading

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Renegade Craft Fair is THIS WEEKEND in Los Angeles!

If you live near Los Angeles, come down to Los Angeles State Historic Park (1245 N. Spring St.) for Renegade Craft Fair this weekend! I’ll be there both Saturday and Sunday, from 11-7 each day, selling pillows, tea towels, coasters, … Continue reading

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Southern California Breakfast

Going out for a light breakfast is one of my favorite treats. I don’t go as often as I did when I lived in Portland (a city where the breakfast options are legendary), but since I moved to Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Spotted at the Hammer Museum

The talented Cathy Callahan sent me this photo, after spotting Cotton & Flax coasters for sale at the Hammer Museum Store. Nice to see them out on display!

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New Stockist – Firefly in Venice, CA!

I am thrilled to announce yet another wonderful stockist, Firefly in Venice, CA. I stopped by earlier this week to drop off a small selection of pillows and tea towels, and I was so impressed with the selection of gifts, … Continue reading

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Weekend Fun – Indigo Dyeing Workshop

Beautiful indigo curtains by Niki Livingston I participated in an awesome workshop over the weekend, led by Bari Ziperstein and Niki Livingston, which taught the basics of Indigo dying and traditional Shibori techniques. I learned so much in just a … Continue reading

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Cotton & Flax visits Common Thread Studio

In my continuing effort to highlight the best fabric and craft shops in LA, I am excited to introduce you to Common Thread Studio! This unique little shop in South Pasadena is part fabric store, part sewing and screenprinting studio, … Continue reading

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Weekend work

Another busy weekend taking photos of the Spring/Summer collection, with help from my friend Hollin. So excited to share the photos she took (soon!) Left: the view from my table at Eastside Handmade, right: ties from Scout Ties. Thanks to … Continue reading

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