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Kendall Conrad ~ California Chic

Food, Fashion and Inspiration from a Local Designer.

June 22, 2014 | 2 Comments
Kendall Conrad ~ California Chic

The Local Rose interviews local fashion designer, Kendall Conrad who shares her California chic style inspirations and a recipe for Marmalade Chicken Salad....

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Ulla Johnson ~ Urban Gypsy

Bohemian Designs Inspired by Travel and Culture

June 3, 2014 | 3 Comments
Ulla Johnson ~ Urban Gypsy

Last month I went to NYC for a visit and got to visit with someone whose beautiful, bohemian, designs I  have been  admiring for a few years. Ulla Johnson‘s clothes evoke summer holidays in far away authentic places like Peru, Southern Italy, Greece, floaty gauzy dresses, tops and relaxed trousers that flatter the feminine. Ulla is ...

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AwaveAwake ~ Jaclyn Hodes

May 7, 2014 | 1 Comment
AwaveAwake ~ Jaclyn Hodes

Are we awake? Are we waves in the process of awakening? These are all what I ponder when I think of this lovely label.  I really got to know Jaclyn Hodes when I went to celebrate Summer Solstice in New Mexico last year. She was a vision in white, with her gentle demeanor and melodious ...

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Gem ~ Remedy Bracelets

April 10, 2014 | 1 Comment
Gem ~ Remedy Bracelets

Fairy alchemist Dana Schmalenberg has designed bracelets with specific, healing, crystals to enhance qualities you want magnified in your life. She has custom designed rose quartz gem remedies for The Local Rose which are for love and opening your heart. The rose amethyst gems are tied onto rose colored thread, for an ethereal, protective amulet. Rose ...

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Lady of the Flowers ~ Yasmine ~ Part II

March 25, 2014 | 4 Comments
Lady of the Flowers ~ Yasmine ~ Part II

Our day in the garden with Yasmine culminated in making floral crowns which was such a therapeutic, relaxing, and bonding way to spend a beautiful Spring afternoon. We mixed some some of the flowers Yasmine brought from the ones that were growing in my garden. This way it felt like the crowns were truly authentic. Yasmine came ...

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Lady of the Flowers ~ Yasmine ~ Part 1

March 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lady of the Flowers ~ Yasmine ~ Part 1

Yasmine is one of those incredible juxtapositions of characters. On one hand she is a feminine flower gatherer, poetic florist, romantic lady from another era, and on the other hand she is an original Atwater girl who doesn’t cleanse her face, and takes road trip on her own through isolated forests armed with a knife, ...

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