A popular farm fashion piece to strap between sturdy pine or pecan trees is the hammock. Outdoor sleepers like myself can catch the sweetest of naps in this comfy swinging cocoon, especially during breezy days. The rockin’ basket also helps me draw inspiration for creative projects and make daydreaming a natural pastime.
Painter Sho Sho Esquiro has matured a novel relationship between modern urban culture and traditional indigenous textiles. Designing original artwork for wreathe and wear, Esquiro’s “Bear Bull, Blackfoot Confederacy” painting is my editor’s pick to chaperone the month’s modeled Native American accessories. She even stamps her colorful, classic creations onto eco-minded fashion like pullovers and T-shirts. […]
Whenever my daddy descends from his white Ford pickup truck, the first thing folks notice is his eye-catching cowboy hats and shiny Western belt buckles — and that’s been a fact since I was a kiddo. Lol. The same was true for my spaghetti Western movie watching ventures: Custom-made silver, gold and brass buckles served […]
We watch stallions of grandeur and brute force command the battlefield in epic TV series and movies like HBO’s “Game of Thrones” to blockbuster fantasies such as “Lord of the Rings.” Learn locally why horses were vital to warfare by visiting Columbus’ National Infantry Museum, which is just outside Fort Benning — home of the infantry. […]
Walkway to water strolls along Tybee Island’s public beach property called for seriously sultry shade to tackle the afternoon rays on our country coastal shoot. Once the sunshine simmered down, my hot pink shield flipped over into a practical pail to collect kaleidoscopic shells. This new application of an old cultural accessory is a perfect […]