Seek Peace and Pursue It

  I saw a photo of an all white room on Instagram. I couldn’t stop thinking about that image and – it looked so serene, peaceful, and beautiful. It made me think of the power of images – it’s amazing that one photo could make me feel so calm. It inspired me to create a graphic…

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The Long Story

The Long “About Me”  When I think about what Petite Stylebook is for me, it’s about creativity, growth and authenticity. At a time when I feel so much pressure to “brand myself” professionally, I want to come here and be free to write and create anything. I want talk about style, beauty, design, faith, sewing, crafting…

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YOU ARE ENOUGH

    Can I be real? This week I’ve been battling. Battling thoughts that I am not enough – I feel this constant need to achieve more professionally and personally. It gives me anxiety. I’m fearful that if I’m not spending every waking moment working (work, school, side projects), I’ll fall behind. It gets tiring,…

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SPOONFLOWER GIFT WRAP

I’ve heard of Spoonflower a while back and I’ve always wanted to create my own fabric and gift wrap through this site. I’ve been working on some surface prints for my Spoonflower shop (link coming soon!) and I finally ordered some gift wrap and prints! These photos feature my black and white “painted stripe” pattern printed on their original…

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WOODEN NECKLACE

  Whenever I travel, I always shop for local jewelry, clothing, and household goods. On a trip to the Philippines last year, I bought this wooden necklace. It’s especially meaningful to me because it reminds me of my heritage. I love how each wooden bead has its own personality and makes a great statement piece for plain…

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