We’re long-time fans of New Bedford-based artist, Shara Porter. In fact, Calico has carried Shara’s line since its–and Calico’s–inception, back in 2005. Since then, Shara’s carefully-sourced collection of hand-printed “fine found objects” has been featured in Lucky Magazine, Daily Candy, Improper Bostonian–and more! Here are a few snapshots we took of Shara’s booth at Boston’s [...]
Entries from January 31st, 2010
January 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment · BEHIND THE SCENES, CALICO TV, LOOKBOOK, YOUTUBE
Check out the behind-the-scenes video from Calico’s Fall/Winter 2009 Lookbook shoot! (Better late than never!) To view our entire Fall/Winter Lookbook visit shopcalico.com! And stay tuned this weekend for our first ever BLOG GIVEAWAY!
January 25th, 2010 · No Comments · SPECIAL EVENTS, STORE NEWS
Visit Calico during February’s AHA! Night for a trunk show with Providence-based stationary designer, Heather Toupin–just in time for Valentine’s Day! > Browse Heather’s hand-printed valentines, cards, stationary, and MORE… > Sample–and SHOP–delish sweets & savory treats from Savoy Truffle catering > Check out Calico’s FAB gift selection for the perfect Valentine’s Day surprise! > [...]
January 21st, 2010 · 7 Comments · INSPIRED BY...
The other night, my friend, Liv, texted me, saying that she liked my new hair cut. She had seen it here on the blog, and said it reminded her of Isabella Blow. I was like, Oh? Who’s that? Not waiting for a response, I turned immediately to Google–and became instantly obsessed with the life, death, [...]
January 20th, 2010 · No Comments · STORE NEWS
During our month-long pop-up in downcity Providence, we came to know and love many of the businesses on and around Westminster Street–Farmstead, the most amazing cheese shop EVER, Tazza, their delish coffee was a morning MUST, Clover, we’re STILL jonesing for their J Brand jeans–and, of course, Heir. Heir is more of a mini-museum or [...]