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Valley model creates sexy swimwear line for all body types

Catrina LaDell is the creative force behind Pink Moon Prophecy, a Phoenix-based swimwear company. Photo of Catrina LaDell by Party Through It Photography.

Call it cataclysmic creativity. In this case, define cataclysmic as something that “brings great changes.” In this case, a great change for the fashion industry. Pink Moon Prophecy, created by local model and swimwear designer Catrina LaDell, provides sexy, custom handmade swimwear for all body types. LaDell, using the name Cataclysm, helped hone her unique… Read More →

Mix-and-Match Point: How to Get a Pinterest-Perfect Home

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November 19, 2013 by in Design | DIY | Handcrafted | Home | Interior Design | Trending

We have all seen those adorable Pinterest-perfect rooms. A lot of the decor doesn’t match, but somehow everything looks perfect together. Owner of Adobe Fine Living Catherine Crandall has the secret to mixing and matching the latest home trends. “I think one of the dangers when you try to start mixing and matching things is… Read More →

Touchstone Gallery to Host California Lapidary Artist Ed Rigel During Scottsdale ArtWalk

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In keeping with the 39-year tradition of featuring the world’s most renowned artists during the weekly ArtWalks in downtown Scottsdale, Touchstone Gallery is excited to be hosting an evening with 3rd generation lapidary artist Ed Rigel from 6 – 9 p.m. on Thursday, October 3. Ed’s primary medium is the collecting, cutting and polishing of… Read More →

Millie’s Caramels Blends Local Ingredients for Tasty Treats

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June 24, 2013 by in Handcrafted | Home | Lifestyle

Local caramel maker Jill McNamara takes the art of caramel-making very seriously. This 31-year-old serial entrepreneur is a successful photographer by day and creator of sweet treats by night, and well, day. McNamara has launched Millie’s Caramels with a name that pays homage to her late grandmother and creations sure to please even the most… Read More →

Etsy Pop-Up Shop at west elm Scottsdale

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Do you ever wish you could see an online product in person before purchasing it? This weekend’s west elm Etsy Pop-Up Shop is your chance to do just that and support local artists at the same time. Nine Arizona Etsy vendors will display and sell their unique creations from 1 – 6 p.m. this Saturday,… Read More →

Handcrafted Tables To Entertain

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Holiday parties, family reunions and more — why not consider a new, handcrafted table for all of your upcoming gatherings? French Series Coffee Table This trapezoid wooden table is not only wrapped in steel, but you can also select between 25 wood finishes and five steel finishes. Marc Desplaines of Antoine Proulx, LLC, antoineproulx.com, custommade.com… Read More →

Adorn Your Home With Unique, Custom Furniture

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One-of-a-Kind Finds: Adorn your home with these pieces of unique, custom furniture. Veranda Settee The Veranda Settee is French-inspired and gracefully reflects the history and art of its time. Each piece is meticulously hand-carved and upholstered by the craftsmen in the Feathers design and manufacturing studio. Feathers Fine Custom Furnishings & Fabrics 15330 N. Hayden… Read More →

A Dazzling Display: Four Handcrafted Lights for Your Home

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A Dazzling Display: Brighten your home with these one-of-a-kind, handcrafted lights Sanctuary This unique iron chandelier uses a combination of narrow wood beams and rectangular iron work with Hinkley’s custom-made wax candles. The rectangular material is unique in lighting design and provides a balance of proportions with the heavier wood and a nice weight to… Read More →