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Inspired Chicago | Indigo & Violet Studio

Inspired Chicago | Indigo & Violet Studio

There's been a short hiatus for the Inspired Chicago Feature Series over the last few months - I've taken time to think about how the feature highlights Chicago's entrepreneurial women, ways I can improve and widen the access to women who want to be interviewed, and how the feature will look going on from here. I'm happy to say not a whole lot has changed except for feeling a bit more clarity about Inspired Chicago - and what's better than clarity for creative entrepreneurs? What a way to bring back the feature than with this amazing interview with Leigh of Indigo & Violet Studio

Additions to the Studio Closet

Additions to the Studio Closet

I used to buy dresses from vintage shops that had been worn to proms years before I was born and take self portraits in the woods. I loved finding unique, totally outlandish gowns that hadn't seen the light of day for years and try and bring new life into them. Now that I finally have a studio space of my own, I can start growing that collection of dresses again...

A New Home Studio + A Lot of Inspiration

A New Home Studio + A Lot of Inspiration

When I was growing up my sister and I shared a big bedroom in our Northwest Indiana house with our parents, which included lots of her telling me ghost stories in our bunk beds to get me to leave her alone (you know the drill). But once my sister got to be about 13 she obviously needed a space of her own away from her dorky little sister...