Zen & the Art of T-Shirt Making

January 4, 2011

Goodbye 2010, Welcome and make yourself at home 2011. This time of year is always the hardest. Winter has just begun but we have already passed through the darkest part of the year, which is always confusing or at least counter intuitive. The colors of fall are churning into humus under our feet and if [...]

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Happy Holidays : Thank You Twenty Ten

December 21, 2010

With a combination of the winter solstice and a lunar eclipse last night it felt like a great time for a holiday message of cheer and appreciation. Thank you so much to all our supportive friends, family, fans and shop frequenters. You all made this year possible and we sincerely appreciate each and every one [...]

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Craftacular Weekend

December 10, 2010

This weekend Fri December 10th 4-8pm & Sat December 11th 10am-5pm we will be at the 5th Annual Craftacular which will be held at OpenSpace right off the Charlottesville Downtown mall, next to ACAC. We’ll be updating this post with pictures and info as the weekend unfolds but please stop on by (brrrr it’s chilly out [...]

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Our Great Grand Opening Celebration

December 6, 2010

Thank You, Thank You, Thank You, Thank You, Thank You, Thank You, Thank You We were so busy meeting and greeting we didn’t get a chance to snap any photos. Luckily our good friends and family helped us out. Charlottesville photographer Courtney Remington shot some lovely photographs of the details and decorations. Jason Lefton of GYLo [...]

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Wes Swing: Through a Fogged Glass

December 2, 2010

We don’t usually jump the gun on announcing which musicians we’re working with but we had to with Wes Swing. We are so fortunate to be working with such a talented, hardworking and kind musician. He is raising money for his new album through Kickstarter and he has 5 DAYS (as of this morning) to [...]

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Way Opens

November 29, 2010

We did it! We’re open! Wahoooooooooooooo!   And we’re celebrating our Grand Opening this Friday December 3rd from 6:00-10:00pm. We’re printing postcards, blowing up Facebook and Twitter, all in an effort to spread the word and gather people together for some bread, wine, music and fun. We still believe that the best form of advertising [...]

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What Inspires Us: Radio Lab

November 21, 2010

It’s time again to share another one of our favorite podcasts with you! Radio Lab is a sure cure for that intellectual lull that can be felt after you graduate. At first it feels freeing but we’ve found it grows heavier with every month and eventually it’s just too much to bare. I miss school, [...]

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Fall into the Mystery

November 18, 2010

We had such a crazy, late night of printing before our wonderful day vending at the UVA Artisan Bazaar in Newcomb Hall. We’re so grateful to everyone who came out to the event and thank you so much to everyone who signed up on our email list, picked up some test prints, shirts and just [...]

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13,000 words and then some

November 11, 2010

Here is a brief look at our progress and ‘goings ons’ so far. If anyone had told us it would be this hard and take this long to open a store, I’m not sure we would have had the ambition and guts to do it. So thank goodness they didn’t! Because this store is going [...]

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Small moments of lamp light in the storm of moving and opening

November 3, 2010

We’ve been moving into our new house this week, transplanting flowers and building garden beds, meeting with musicians about new designs and trying to keep up with the orders and daily needs of the business.A few nights ago we decided to go out to dinner and chose a small, family owned place we always walk [...]

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