The Thimble Islands is a small string of glacial remains along the Connecticut shoreline. There are from 100 to 365 depending on what one would define as an island and or a rock...and, of course, when the tide is low or high. Legend has it that Capt. Kidd buried treasure here. Mostly, found today are summer residents, high-quality granite quarried on Bear Island (area distinctive pink granite was supplied for the Brooklyn Bridge, Grand Central Station, Columbia University and the base of the…
Swallows & Damson - Honestly WTF
Swallows moody floral projects by florist designer Anna Potter. Her creative vision is utterly stunning, changing how we perceive arrangements by the way she uses unexpected elements like mushrooms or displays like glass cloches (which by the way, I’ve already gone digging in my shed this morning for a glass cloche that I just know we must have!). Lucky for us, the Swallows & Damson owner has been sharing tutorials for the stunning projects below via Design Sponge and Food 52.