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A Modern Prairie Woman’s Thoughts on Style

By Virginia Schmidt- Storyteller, Horsewoman & Wyoming Native Instagram-@beingvirginia I wake up with a start in the dark and fumble for my phone, the home button, the blue blinding light: 5:29 am. I swipe off my alarm before it can buzz. I turn my head toward the window: completely black. It is mid October. I roll out of […]

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The Path of Least Resistance

I used to be a work-a-holic. I worked all damn day and into the night. If I wasn’t working, I felt guilty about it or unaccomplished. I felt like I was losing an uphill battle, because, as the saying goes, “there aren’t ever enough hours in the day”. Yes, I was getting things done and […]

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Success is Love

I feel so much gratitude for being voted Best Clothing Designer in Eugene for the third year in a row and  it brings up a lot for me. When we were planning this shoot, I first thought I wanted to do a super high fashion shot and really be “owning my designer-ness”, but after thinking […]

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On and Off the Grid

It’s Sunday Morning and I’m posting bags on Etsy.  Yesterday, I had a wonderful day stomping around the woods looking for mushrooms. The chanterelles in my omelet are the rewards of my hunt.  As much as I try to fight doing “work”, times like these make me sit back and breathe in gratitude.  I am […]

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Momentum-the Journey Begins

I’m not sure what is going on astrologically, internally, globally, or locally. Whether it is my age, my current life situation, or the stars, but something is brewing. I feel like I am being pushed/driven/forced down a steep hill and my legs are just trying to run to keep up so that I don’t fall. […]