By Jean Detjen, Artful Living
The perfect bracelet for renegades, romantics and visionaries! Crafted from custom and vintage guitar picks, gemstones and fine metals, Electric Picks modern jewelry is all about a rock n’ roll attitude. Each dream-inspired bracelet is intricately crafted to aspire to be as timeless as music – and you! Pick up your own at Azure in DePere, where contemporary cutting edge fashions and accessories tempt and delight.
Tell your own fashion story with this creatively inspired knit tunic tank by Ryu. Gorgeous paprika hue accented with ivory lace detailing. Versatile, lightweight layering piece with a fresh, flowy silhouette. Features three self tie bows in the open back. $58 in women’s sizes S-M-L. Find this and other fun and feminine styles at Blue Ivory Contemporary in Sturgeon Bay, Door County.
Absotively cool Mid-Century era hairpin legged kitchen table and chair set, brought back to life with new vinyl and finish. Sweep up this retro find at AtomicKatz in Oshkosh, offering vintage clothing, furniture, jewelry & accessories. The store’s philosophy is that each item is a piece of history and prides itself on their wide selection. Call 920.235.0023 for pricing.
Show your state love with this Wisconsin: WIse, WItty & WIld unisex tri-blend tee by Megan Lee Designs, a one woman business showcasing a love for fashion, art, textiles, and design. Everything is handmade in her home studio, beginning with a pencil drawing, which she then scans, prints and burns to a screen, and finally prints one-by-one on her table-top press. Her cute and quirky designs can be found on t-shirts, tunic dresses, totes and greeting cards and are inspired by her love of animals, food, nature and the Midwest. Spotted here on a stylish toddler at The Puddle Duck, a children’s specialty clothing boutique in De Pere. $28/tee.
Hand-woven free trade African market baskets from Natural Healthy Concepts, Appleton. Each beautiful Alaffia basket is a sustainable, handcrafted work of art. The wild-harvested savanna grass used to weave them is biodegradable, drought-tolerant, and thrives in degraded soils. Choose from a variety of color themes and designs, prices vary. So many uses, you will have a hard time choosing just one!
Cheers to living artFULLY in the heart of Wisconsin!
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