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Showing posts from May, 2012

Road Less Traveled Workshops 5/21-5/27

This week we want to invite you to partake in one of a kind workshops at Road Less Traveled and to visit the Patchwork indie Arts & Crafts festival held right in front of our shop this coming Sunday!  We're sooo excited to have it at our new location!!!  Candle Crafting- 5/24  6:30-9pm Welding- 5/26 10am-4pm Crochet II: Granny Square- 5/26 6:30-9pm Patchwork Santa Ana- 5/27 11-5pm

Trina Turk Teams With Banana Republic

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I think I may need to get a credit card at Banana Republic just so I can buy the Trina Turk collection.Ok maybe not. But I have been waiting for the day when her line would become a bit "more affordable" and possibly able to be bought during the time I would actually wear it. I have bought Trina Turk from Nordstrom's rack and its usually not in my size or from 4 seasons ago. Yawn...
But this time around we get a special fashionable treat just weeks before summer officially starts! The Trina Turk for Banana Republic line is officially out on June 7th but can be pre-ordered through! You will see below some of the usual suspects aka TT prints which she uses on her own signature line! 
There looks to be 7 different color stories to choose from in different prints and fiber contents. Perfect, because we all have our fav colors to rock in the summer sun!

orange/blue orange/purple orange/yellow/coral

red/blue/green blac…

DIY Card DIsplay

Its time again for another easy and fun DIY project that we have tested out for you! This time around we created a paper goods display out of an old  door and  base boards. This is a perfect way to display cards for at a retail space or photos or even books & artwork  at home! We love how easy it was to make( we made it the night before we re-opened) and it is very customizable too. 
DIY Paper Goods Shopping List -paint -scale -old door (or new depends on what you can find) -base boards(depends on how much you display) -nails (2-3 per baseboard) -eyelets (2 per baseboard) -fishing wire/metal wire 
8 Easy steps to making a paper goods display
1. The first thing you need is an old door, you can get these from a lumbar yard, craigslist or buy a new one from home dept. Once your door is selected make not of its width and write this information down.
2. Next step is selecting a variety of base boards which you can find at a lumber yard or in the scrap area of home depot. We chose 6 di…

Road Less Traveled Workshops 5/7-5/13

This week we have an array of classes and workshops to offer you at road less traveled. Take a look below and if they tickle your fancy go ahead and click on the link which will lead you to our website for more info. There you can pay online as well. We want to make this extra simple for you. Hope to see you at the shop this week!  DIY Midi or Maxi Skirt-5/9 6:30-9:30pmSewing 201-5/10 6:30-pmAdvanced Pickles-5/12 11am-3pmLinocut Printing/Stamp Making- 5/13 2pm-5pm