We all know the saying: a picture is worth a thousand words. Every day, our customers tell us what their photos mean to them, whether they’re in the form of canvas prints, framed prints, photo pillows or magnets. In this day and age, most of us leave our photos on our cameras, but we are firm believers in the unique experience of touching and seeing pictures (yeah, we’re a little biased). It can be surprisingly emotional! Thanks to the stories our customers tell us, we understand the impact that a photo print can have and are reminded … Read more
Back in November, we had the honor of donating almost $3000 worth of framed prints to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago. When they reached out to us to sponsor their 6th Annual BIG Bash, we didn’t hesitate to get involved because of all the incredible work they’ve done for Chicago’s youth.
Who are the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago?
BBBSMC is an affiliate of the oldest, most respected mentoring organization in the US. They offer high-quality one-on-one mentoring services to 1,700 of Metro Chicago’s most at-risk children and their families across four counties: Cook, … Read more
All throughout the month of December, you’re going to see endless this talk of gift giving and snatching up the best deals – it’s exciting to get shiny new presents! We’re no stranger to this, of course, but sometimes, the best gifts are the ones you that you least expect to receive.
More than Just a Christmas Wish
Losing a loved one can be one of the most traumatic, devastating events in someone’s life. But even in the most tragic events, we can often find something beautiful.
In 2011, David Schmitz tragically lost his wife Brenda to ovarian cancer. They … Read more
“There’s no better decoration for our shop’s showroom areas, office space, and warehouse than awesome photos of us riding in our favorite places.” – Jeff Cayley, Worldwide Cyclery
No matter where you work, the physical environment around you plays an important role in your productivity and how you “feel” in your office whether it’s at home, in a building or even in a cafe. Lighting. Wall art. Plants. Furniture. The temperature in the room. Think about your own workspace – all of these things have an effect on how you work. In fact, research shows that art in the workplace … Read more