By Jean Detjen, Artful Living
Form and function come together with these “Kenya” wide headbands by Karma. Multiple stylish ways to wear, limited only by your imagination. 100% polyester microfiber, one size fits most. $10 each in a variety of fun patterns and colors. Find these at Items of Interest in downtown Appleton, “a very unusual gift store.”
This utility ‘Escape” bag by Forestbound says it all while you do the packing. Each is screen-printed by hand and created from canvas and leather in the designer’s Massachusetts studio. $99. Score this sweet travel satchel at Teak & Soxy in Princeton, a home design shop featuring an offbeat mix of new and vintage accessories brimming with color, character and wit.
TT’s Nothing but Nature’s Goodness locally crafted soaps, lotions, and lip balms smell amazing and are a luscious treat for your body! Order from the entire line of these all natural and organic handmade body products via firstname.lastname@example.org or purchase at Beatnik Betty’s in downtown Appleton.
Get on the urban-industrial style train with this refinished antique railroad bench. Solid, heavy construction in quarter sawn oak – special find! 3’ H, 20” D, 73” L. $1,999. Pick it up at Milo Milo in Appleton where you can find retail and resale treasures, with upscale furniture and home accessory finds from across the globe.
Show your wine (and the arts!) the love it deserves with these colorful art glass bottle stoppers. $32 each. Found at The Museum Shop at Bergstrom Mahler Museum of Glass in Neenah where you can find works of art by more than 150 artists from all over the world. The money you spend when you shop at The Museum Shop with us remains in the community to support museum programming for children and adults.
Celebrate your own made in Wisconsin with these sweet onesies from RosyMade Designs. Soft and cozy 100% cotton. Sizes newborn – 18 months. Four different styles, $15 each. Scoop one up at The Fine Fox in downtown Neenah. Family-owned and Artisan run, the shop displays new work each week featuring “Handmade in Wisconsin” by over 50 Artisans.
This airy, flowy tunic in soft pastel pink is a dream to wear and oh-so-yummy for Spring! One size fits all. Very versatile layering piece with an elegant drape. $46. Find this gorgeous top and an eclectic variety of fun, fashionable clothing, accessories and more at Panache in downtown Waupaca.