by Kate Pruitt

It’s exciting to see a creative business fearlessly delving into multiple kinds of media. Why shouldn’t a shop also teach classes and print magazines? Why can’t a space be a cafe, art gallery, music venue and office all rolled into one? If you can do several things and do them well, I say go for it! Antiquaria is a great example of this multifaceted approach. Bailey Amon, a calligrapher and stylist, and Emma James, an illustrator and print designer, teamed up in 2010 to launch a vintage housewares company, Antiquaria. On top of that, they’ve produced a really impressive seasonal inspiration magazine. It’s stunning, but I guess I should expect as much from a stylist and print designer :) Click here to check out the magazine and their full collection of wares. — Kate

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