The Easy Life is about finding beauty and joy in simple things. It transports us to the imaginary countryside filled with magical plants and flowers, colorful houses, and friendly animals. It’s a place where busy thoughts quiet down and we can get immersed in the delights of the natural world that surrounds us.
Category Archives: Designers
Now in Stores | Wildscape by Pip & Lo
Wildscape is about restoring, protecting and preserving natural environments, rather than trying to control and exploit them. It is a gentle reminder to take a step towards learning to live in harmony with our wondrous ecosystem and allow it to flourish in its simplicity and magnificence.
Now in Stores | Jungle Dreams by Beck Ng
Jungle Dreams is a collection of nature inspired prints that Beck envisioned during the many months of lockdowns during the pandemic. Escaping to an imaginary place of exotic jungles and wide open spaces, were a world away from the four walls of home that she spent most of her time in.
5 Questions with Brook Gossen
Get to know Brook Gossen, the designer of Happy Days which is now arriving in stores. Her bright and colorful designs are sure to make you smile!
Brook Gossen is an artist, surface designer and illustrator who works from her home studio in Meanjin/Brisbane, Australia. She creates fun, colourful, feel-good artworks and simply hopes to brighten the day of anyone who may see her work.She is inspired by the small moments of joy one experiences throughout the day, like fluffy clouds floating in a blue sky, a pretty flower picked while on a walk, the laughter of her children.
Brook’s simple and naive, yet energetic and positive designs can be seen on the thoughtful products of the wonderful companies she collaborates with across the globe. From planners and giftware to clothing and accessories, to homewares to pet products, plus many more, her art can bring a little joy to your day too.
Now in Stores | Happy Days by Brook Gossen
Happy Days is a fun and colorful collection inspired by the beauty inside of us and all around us. The happiest days are when we celebrate our love and our diversity and take the time to reflect on the little things in life that brings us moments of joy. Happy days ahead!
5 Questions with Leah Duncan
Get to know Leah Duncan, the designer of Furrow which is now arriving in stores.
Leah Duncan Leah splits her time between Austin, Texas and Asheville, North Carolina where she enjoys spending time in nature with her husband and two young daughters. Her dream began with an Etsy shop in 2008 which quickly grew to include retailers internationally carrying her work and textiles as well as collaborations with large brands featuring her surface patterns and illustrations. She is self-taught. She loves chocolate, sunshine, and caring for her many house plants. Her heart lives somewhere between the Appalachian Mountains and the high desert of the Trans-Pecos in far west Texas.Her line consists of locally sourced textiles, stationery, and home goods with many items produced by hand in her studio. Each piece in Leah’s collection reflects her unique sensibility and soft color palettes. Inspired by a strong love of nature she has established a recognizable voice that speaks simplicity and beauty with quirky and organic themes.
Now in Stores | Furrow by Leah Duncan
Furrow explores nature with prints featuring seeds, plant pots, mother nature, crops, dandelions, tulips, and garden creatures big and small. Leah’s signature style shines through with soft color palettes, organic shapes, and a folk-art influence. Meander through the prairie and take in the view of this whimsical yet sophisticated collection that brims with unexpected creatures, shapes, and flora.
5 Questions with Tara Reed
Get to know Tara Reed, the designer of Comforts of Home which is now arriving in stores.
Tara Reed is an illustrator and surface designer located in Raleigh, NC. Tara’s work is simple yet thoughtful and harmoniously balanced. She loves creating vibrant color palettes and strives to bring people joy through her art.
She worked as the Artist Community Manager for the print-on-demand fabric company, Spoonflower before leaving to pursue her lifelong dream of being a full time artist. She has curated art for magazine spreads, coordinated a global artist symposium, developed color palettes for design challenges, and wrote several trend reports.
Now in Stores | Comforts of Home by Tara Reed
Comforts of Home is a collection inspired by the simple things that can soothe one’s soul. Mood boosting pets and greenery to vibrant citrus scents and healthy foods. This collection is a celebration of creating a calming space for self care.