Fresh Start. Paisley & Heart.

I started kindfolio for personal inspiration and to be creatively free outside of the technology sector, which I worked in for many years. I have always loved art, fashion and the humanities. I have completed college diplomas in apparel retailing and graphic design, and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Anthropology. Traveling throughout North…

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Raw Sapphires. Jewel Candy.

I was drawn to this necklace in the case at Magpie Jewelry. I had no idea what the stones were. I just found it to have unique beauty with a combination of substance and refinement. I learned it was handmade by a Canadian jewelry artisan (unfortunately I can’t remember her name) with 14k gold and raw…

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Cozy up. Let it Snow.

There is nothing better than wrapping a large, soft scarf around you when it is cold outside. And this one from A Peace Treaty does its job in spades. Hand knit in Peru with alpaca and lambswool, the stitch quality is exceptional and the multi-color pattern complementary to apres ski wear or with a pea coat…

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