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National Wine Day

In honor of National Wine Day, here are some great wineries to visit in New England! Being from California, I thought Napa was going to be tough to beat as far as wineries go, but I was pleasantly surprised at the charm of some of these New England vineyards. These wineries have more of a rustic, farm like vibe which I absolutely love. The wines are delicious too, whats not to like? La Garagista, Vermont  Located on Mount Hunger, this farm to wine vineyard focuses on natural alpine and ciders. Not only do they grow wine but they also grow veggies, fruits, flowers and herbs which are all featured at their restaurant kitchen at "osteria pane e salute". If agriculture and farm...

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Mother's Day Gifts

Flowers are always nice on Mother's Day but how many years in a row can you hand your mother a bouquet of flowers and a card before it starts to lose its luster? If you're like me, Mother's Day can be a tough holiday for gift giving. You very much want to show your gratitude and love but how do you make Mother's Day more than a tradition that never changes?  ANYTHING custom-made is always great. Whether you engrave a message on a special item or simply write your own card, it always means so much more when a gift is truly thoughtful. If your mother spends a lot of time in the kitchen, check out our tea towels. We have some...

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Wanderlust Pt:1

Planning your next Spring destination? Here are my top favorite places ever traveled!  1) Italy: If I could pack my bags and move anywhere I wanted, it would be Italy. I just fell in love with the culture, the people, the lifestyle, the beauty, and of course, the food. I love Italy so much that I'm dedicating this entire post to it.  Florence, Italy: Hands down the best food I have ever had (which says a lot for a foodie like myself). I mean who doesn't like Italian food and beautiful culture? Venice, Italy: Probably the most romantic place I will ever visit. This is a mecca for honeymooners. As single ladies, my friend and I ran out of things to...

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Spring is... Almost in the Air!

The last couple of days have brought a pleasant surprise of sunshine, which is a reminder that spring is just around the corner! Although winter is still here for another month or so (let's hope!) it is never too early to start planning for spring decor, especially with Easter coming up. Here are some of my favorite spring decor inspirations, for both inside and outside the home. When the grass begins to green, and the flowers begin to bloom, Fiber and Water will have more ideas for you soon!          Make sure to check out our online shop for some spring decor wall art and more!

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More Demand and More Prints!

We're happy to say that the Nordstrom partnership continues to flourish as they continue to stock their shelves with Fiber and Water product. If you haven't already heard, Fiber and Water is now featured in 9 Nordstrom Stores! We are now featured in stores located in  Chicago, Seattle,Honolulu, San Francisco, Vegas, Dallas, Houston, Washington DC, and Anchorage Alaska. We have created exclusive designs for some of the new Nordstrom locations, which we are now sharing with you! Also, Fiber and Water will be expanding the brand and is introducing some new product. We will be announcing the new product very soon so stay tuned!

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