Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles – Evolution 29er Mountain Bike

Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles of Ramona, California was founded by Tony Ellsworth in 1991, and within 3 years he was building bikes “for people whose names he didn’t know” as his small startup transformed into a burgeoning business. Ellsworth not only handcrafts bikes that are aesthetically and geometrically works of art, they also are industry leaders in developing innovative technologies that …

Emil Erwin – Erwin Messenger Bag

What happened to local manufacturing?  These days it seems that quality has given way to convenience and quantity.  We’ve shifted from reusable to disposable.  Do you think your grandpa ever would have thrown away something used once back in the day?  Something that prior generations took pride in has been lost and Emil Erwin is helping to bring it back… …

Kyler Designs by Joy O – Minimal Hammered Cuff Bracelet

When both style and sustainability are made equal priorities, design thrives. Kyler Designs by Joy O has evolved from simply maintaining an ethical green workplace, to making sustainable style the core of their business. The resulting pieces are brilliant in their style, simplicity, sustainability and function, setting them apart from other jewelry designs. The Minimal Hammered Cuff Bracelet is handformed …

FIELD NOTES: DRY TRANSFER “________ EDITION”

“I’m not writing it down to remember it later, I’m writing it down to remember it now.” Who needs an iPhone when you’ve got FIELD NOTES? This iconic American brand is inspired by the vanishing subgenre of agricultural memo books, pocket ledgers and the simple, unassuming beauty of a well-crafted grocery list. Impress future friends by asking for their number …

AT-95 Console Table

Welcome to the new American Industrial Revolution.  A blue collar heritage and Ohio roots give Dennis and Denise Blankemeyer, founders of AT-95, a leg up on anyone else that might try to compete in the authentic American made industrial furniture category.  They’re winning.  Their stuff is as indestructible as the Middle American dream that they keep alive with ingenuity, craftsmanship …