Thursday April 24th 2014

Tagged: made in maine

Maine-made bags that will always have your back

Maine-made bags that will always have your back
April 02, 2014

Backpacks are cool again. But wearing them slung across one shoulder is not. Here’s a roundup of some Maine-made packs.

Rejuvenating skincare, crafted in Maine

Rejuvenating skincare, crafted in Maine
March 13, 2014

Heidi Martin started researching a healthier way to repel bugs after a camping trip with her Dad. Fast forward several years and her desire to stay tick-free has turned into a truly organic skincare venture.

My buy local birthday list

My buy local birthday list
March 10, 2014

Today I turn 30. I’m currently in California because if I turn 30 there, I’ll still be 29 when I return. Right? Here’s my birthday wish list.

All work, no pleather at Maine Leather Co.

All work, no pleather at Maine Leather Co.
March 04, 2014

Belle Hilmer, owner of Maine Leather Co., stitches each of her one-of-a-kind designs by hand in her Portland apartment.

SoPo needs some t-shirt loving too

SoPo needs some t-shirt loving too
February 26, 2014

Do you have a love/hate relationship with the “bridge”? Do you love telling people where you live based on its vicinity to Scratch? Then these t-shirts are definitely for you.

Maine-made clothing for kiddos

Maine-made clothing for kiddos
February 19, 2014

These clothing brands for babies and kids are so cute I just want to squeeze their cheeks!

Maine-made shops to check out today

Maine-made shops to check out today
January 31, 2014

Here’s four “new-to-me” shops that make and sell things right here in Maine, including my new favorite go-to for jewelry. Check them out!

Five Maine-made winter skin savers

Five Maine-made winter skin savers
January 08, 2014

Itchy, flaky, dry, cracked. Aren’t the adjectives for winter skin lovely? These Maine-made products will help cure whatever ails you.

Hand-forged and upcycled metal jewelry by artisan Chaya Caron

Hand-forged and upcycled metal jewelry by artisan Chaya Caron
December 04, 2013

Chaya Caron makes beautiful jewelry at her studio in South Portland. I caught up with Chaya, who I first met three years ago, to see what she’s been up to and to talk about her upcoming holiday shop that will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Maine clothing line Louie&Clark is in the business of selling tees and chasing dreams

Maine clothing line Louie&Clark is in the business of selling tees and chasing dreams
November 04, 2013

Meet Louie&Clark, a new casual apparel line for men and women, that’s designed in Maine and made from all USA-made materials.