Tag Archives: Maple And Oak Designs

A Handmade Travel Guide: Japan

Bamboo Forest in Kyoto. A Handmade Travel Guide: Japan Last fall we had the wonderful opportunity to travel to Japan with my friend Chika and her partner Riley. She grew up in Japan, in Nara close to Osaka where her family still lives. You might have heard about her before as she’s a fantastic illustrator: […]

Collaboration Time! Logee Photography – Maple And Oak Designs

Collaboration Time! Logee Photography – Maple And Oak Designs A couple of months ago, I started working on a second collaboration project with another good friend of mine. Her name is Jillian and she’s the photographer and maker behind Logee Photography. We wanted to work on a project together for a while but at first […]

Who made my clothes? Fashion Revolution

Today is Fashion Revolution Day. When I first heard about the Fashion Revolution, I thought: Wow! That sounds cool. But what is it? And why do we need it? Fashion Revolution is a non-profit organization that started after 1133 people died in Rana Plaza catastrophe in a garment factory working for popular clothing brands in […]