Erin Flett Pillows

While flipping through an old notebook, MP came across a list of highlights from Portland’s Picnic Art + Music Festival. She was thrilled to re-discover Erin Flett’s business card taped to one of its pages. The accomplished, Gorham designer makes colorful pillows—each featuring an original screen print on vintage reproduction bark cloth. What MP didn’t realize then is Erin also makes …

F is for Fabulous: Finny and Zook

MP worries that she spends one minute too many on Facebook. However, every once and awhile she discovers something that makes the time well spent. Case in point: these fun alphabet prints from Portland’s Finny and Zook. Designer Karen Zutkowski—whose friends call her Zook—wanted bold, colorful flash card designs for her son Finn’s room. When she couldn’t find a design …