Archive for “February, 2012”

Black Herds

a film documenting Conor Harrington’s trip home to Ireland in the summer of 2011 to paint 3 walls. the journey and subsequent paintings are inspired by Austin Clarke’s poem The Lost Heifer.

file under : hattori hanzo

one of Japan’s last remaining swordsmiths, Korehira Watanabe has honed his craft for 40 years while attempting to recreate the mythical Koto sword.

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File Under: True Love

Our Nestor and Gloria have a love story that spans decades, oceans, and more rolls of denim and spools of thread than anyone could ever count. Those of us who work at I+W have the pleasure of watching that bond deepen every day as they collaborate side-by-side in our workroom. Today, we are happy to share their big love with you.
Read about their love in this week’s Our Voice

file under: the winters of my life

a portrait of Howard Weamer. for the past 35 years he has spent his winters as a hutkeeper in Yosemite’s backcountry. he fills his days writing, reading, photographing, and being an ambassador to mountain culture. this is a brief look into his world and why he chooses to stay.

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Love at 1st Fit

a note in our inbox this morning.

love, carrie and matt

Hi,

I want to inform you that I bought the 1st pair of Imogene + Willie from Blackbird, Seattle USA. I bought Them on Friday as they were unpacking the shipment. Love at 1st fit.

 

Have a great week.
Travis