the whole story photo albums

by Grace Bonney

AC and I always laugh about the fact that we have close to no pictures of ourselves in the house. Not even wedding photos. We have a few strips of black-and-white photos that sometimes end up on the fridge, but other than that, we tend to be pretty photo-free. Mostly because I sort of lost my love of making photo albums after college. But this new design from Debra Folz might make me rethink my album boredom.

Debra just finished her grad studies in furniture at RISD and released a project called “The Whole Story.” Because so many people store photos digitally these days, Debra wanted to design something that would make albums a more sculptural element within the home so you’re more inclined to revisit them. Each book stands independently on a reinforced front and back cover and has a removable binding that lets you expand the contents to view them accordion style. You can check “The Whole Story” albums right here and pick up your own for $180. Happy album-making! xo, grace

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