Old Town Scottsdale 

Old Town Scottsdale offers a variety of local entertainment, specializing in galleries and museums. It’s nicknamed “The West’s Most Western Town.” Here is a statue of the city’s founders, Mr. and Mrs. Scott, who moved to Arizona with a vision to grow citrus in the 1880s. Visit downtownscottsdale.com for more information. 🍊🌵🏛👢 #Scottsdale #AZ #Arizona #museum #founder #history #west #citrus

SOHA 2017 Conference 

We presented at the 2017 Southwest Oral History Association Conference in Tempe, AZ. Our session “Digital Oral History Methodology” gave us an opportunity to conduct a mini-workshop with this wonderful community of historians. 

#SOHA2017 #oralhistory #workshop #digital #Tempe #AZ

Earth Day

We hope you all had a great Earth Day! 🌎🌅 

#EarthDay #NewportBeach #CA #sunset #beach #OC #calligraphy

Spring Is Here

 

 

“Buttercups and daisies, / Oh, the pretty flowers; / Coming ere the Springtime, / To tell of sunny hours.” – Mary Howitt (1799-1888), Buttercups and Daisies

Yarn Décor

Having fun decorating with unicorn tails courtesy of @stevenbe! 🦄 #sundayfunday #Sunday #yarn #unicorn #OC #NewportBeach

International Women’s History Day

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act. The rest is merely tenacity.” —Amelia Earhart

#WomensHistoryMonth #InternationalWomensDay #WomensHistory #history #inspire #tenacity #quote #quoteoftheday #AmeliaEarhart #pilot

Beverage of the Intellectual

“For tea, though ridiculed by those who are naturally coarse in their nervous sensibilities…will always be the favourite beverage of the intellectual…” – Thomas De Quincey

National Hat Day

“There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.” – Jackie Kennedy
Visit our shop for this handcrafted beanie. 📚

#books #hat #beanie #Jackie #Kennedy #handmade #handcrafted #artisan #NationalHatDay #crochet #chismechick

Vogue Knitting

Congrats, @StevenBe for having been featured in the Winter 2106/17 issue of Vogue Knitting. 🐑 You’re amazing! We wish you all the best! 

#designer #panel #yarn #artisan #vogue #knitting #vogueknitting

Nature

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” 

– Albert Einstein

#nature #gooutside #hike #goforahike #outside #Einstein #AlbertEinstein #quote #quoteoftheday #inspire #hill #trail #OC #California #CA

Sea

“A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

#fdr #roosevelt #sailor #sea #quote #quoteoftheday #history #oc #ocean #mermaid #ship #NewportBeach #California #CA

Tolkien’s 125th Birthday

Happy (belated) 125th Birthday, J. R. R. Tolkien! 
He wisely stated, “Not all those who wander are lost.” 🌍

The World Necklace is curated for our traveler collection. This gold-plated map is a conversation piece. The chain measures 17″-19″ long with the extender and is $20. You will love wearing it! 🗺

#tolkien #lotr #birthday #author #literary #necklace #world #map #travel #globe #ocean #sea #curate #gold #wander #OC #NewportBeach #California

Happy New Year

Happy New Year! Welcome 2017! ⛵⚓🎉

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

-H. Jackson Brown, Jr.’s mother 

#sail #harbor #DanaPoint #Pilgrim #boat #California #OC #NewYear #discover #explore #2017 #sea #adventure