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Local Maker: Tammy Smith Design

Local Maker: Tammy Smith Design

Maker Memo: Tammy Smith Design From tea towels to prints to pillows, Tammy Smith creates beautiful works of art for every home   VKC: What sparked your business? Tammy: I got started on this current line that I have in July 2014. A friend suggested that I do a print of Kansas City landmarks and I...
Amy Howard at Restoration Emporium

Amy Howard at Restoration Emporium

Amy Howard at Restoration Emporium The creator of the Amy Howard at Home line of paints offered painting and small business advice to start 2016 By Calli Green This past January, Restoration Emporium in Kansas City’s West Bottoms brought Amy Howard, creator of Amy Howard at Home to Kansas City for a business, paint and finish...

10/7/2015 :: Birthday Shenanigans

Happy Wednesday friends! This past Monday I celebrated my 34th birthday. Celebrated meaning I spent the morning with my son’s Kindergarten class at the KC Pumpkin Patch. I like to live it up. But AFTER those shenanigans, my darling husband of 12 years (if you’re doing the math, I was totally a young bride who...

9/23/15 :: Fall is Here!

9/23/15 :: Fall is Here! By Erin Shipps You guys… I have some great news! IT’S OFFICIALLY FALL But I know, it’s still 80+ degrees outside. I’m patiently (or impatiently) waiting for boot weather (let’s be honest, I wear boots the second it gets lower than 80 degrees), apples and pumpkins, the absence of tiny...