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What Country has Dzongs? | Where in The World, December 2019

Welcome to another edition of our “Where in the World” series, where our goal is to introduce you to far flung locales and destinations that most Americans don’t know much about. But maybe you do…so read on to see if you can make the winning guess! Since it’s December, we decided to focus on a …

Spring 2019 Style Inspiration from Around the World

Spring Inspiration: Textiles & Patterns from Around the World

In the South – where we’re based – spring has officially sprung. Temperatures are warm, pollen is thick in the air (boo!) and pastels and flip-flops are showing up in stores. Spring is such a beautiful time and it’s fun to shed the heavy outer garments and embrace the season’s color palette. As part of …

Burma Noodles Recipe by Suu

World Recipe: Burmese Garlic Oil Noodles

See Kyat Kyauk-Swe (Burmese Fried Garlic Noodles) We’re so excited to share this recipe from one of our fav foodies and bloggers on Instagram – Suu M. Khin, aka  burmalicious_by_suu – who has created this version of Burmese Garlic noodles. Fried garlic noodles are extremely popular in many Asian cuisines, but one aspect that sets …

block print table linens made in Charlotte

Redefining “American” Style: The Journey Home Kitchen Collection

We’re launching a new collection of kitchen & table linens as part of our Persona Grata Goods brand! Introducing the Journey Home Kitchen collection. As a social enterprise, one of our passions is to introduce our customers to God’s creativity as reflected in the cultures, customs and styles from around the world. Learning to see …

fair trade kitchen towels india africa

Kitchen Towel Feedback & Giveaway

Kitchen towels. They’re a relatively quick sewing project, perfect for beginning and intermediate seamstresses so we often give this project to new artisans. And they’re fun to create because they’re also a staple of every kitchen. Drying your hands, mopping up spills, covering fresh baked bread – a kitchen towel is used in a myriad of …

African fashion in hollywood with Black Panther

African Fashion and Fabrics Go Hollywood

Mudcloth Photo: Rachel Strohm // Burkina Faso It’s no secret that we love African textiles around here. From South Africa’s denim-like shweshwe to Mali’s mudcloth to Congo’s Liputa tradition, these fabrics represent so much more than just style. They reflect traditions and stories that help us better understand the continent. And in recent years, Hollywood has …