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On location.... Public Library

 On location at the LIBRARY  The Library has always held a special place in my heart.  I have some of the most fond memories of visiting when I was small.  When I was a kid my mom and I would walk down to our library in Mars Hill, NC pulling our red Radio Flyer wagon behind us with the intention of filling it full of weekend or summer reading. Sometimes I would ride in the wagon on the way there and would fly down the hill that dumped out at the mouth of the library.  I'm sure if I revisited that location today, the massive dip would not be so exciting, but at the time, it seemed like a mini roller...

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Summer Sun- The Neon Signs

Not that long ago I took a quick trip out west to source some exciting new pieces for the shops- hopefully you've seen the newest turquoise, opals, coral, and other semiprecious stones we brought back from that trip, as well as the beautiful silver cuffs, rings, and earrings... if not- no time like the present.  I made a quick pit stop at the Neon Sign Museum- somewhere I've always wanted to go- and I was not disappointed.  There was inspiration everywhere!  You can learn all about how the museum is preserving history HERE.  (Keep in mind- I am only 5'2") The size and detail of some of these signs was just incredible. We don't need neon signs in Custard to...

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