Category: Travels & Talks

Honor & Folly!

My friend Meghan just opened her own B&B: Honor & Folly! Features all the love & trappings from Detroit’s finest designers and artisans. It’s a really authentic way to experience this hard city. I can’t wait to stay the next time I’m Detroit! Book rooms here. Oh, and they also have cooking classes too!  … Read more »

Friday Links

[audio:http://pitchdesignunion.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/01-Aimee-Mullins_-A-Work-in-Progress.mp3|titles=01 Aimee Mullins_ A Work in Progress] + Hear: Aimee Mullins‘ story on the Moth Podcast. Aimee is a double amputee who also happens to be an athlete, model, actress and comedian. She even got to be in Matthew Barney’s Cremaster, with custom designed faun legs (above, eat your heart out, Gaga). Easily my most… Read more »

Alt Summit Anyone?

This is honestly something that I assumed I’d never ever get to do. Me? A design blog conference? Crazy talk! Such a thing is for the pros! But me and Kate Singleton will be there in Salt Lake City, doing a roundtable discussion on what it means to be a BitBlogger. Who else is going?!… Read more »

Holding Pattern.

Who knew my impending visit to the oral surgeon would snatch my desire to write as well. Bear with me friends, I’ll be back as soon as I’m well again. In the meantime I’ve been entertaining reveries of the perfect spot to recoup. Things that come to mind: a cavernously deep soaking tub, a sweeping… Read more »

One more Portland

I can’t help it! I forgot I took this picture too, it’s all of the ephemera we collected last week. Business cards, notes, gifts from students and new friends, museum flyers, and my newest addition to my notebook collection: a school bus yellow Rollbahn. Yum. Thank you for making me feel so welcome, Portland. It’s… Read more »