Ainsa Spain Travel Guide

We spent 3 nights and 2 full days in Ainsa, Spain - a medieval town in the foothills of the Spanish Pyrenees - and y'all it was BEAUTIFUL. Ainsa is geared toward cyclists (primarily enduro riders, with lots of road riding and a little bit of cross country mountain biking sprinkled in) with opportunities for… Continue reading Ainsa Spain Travel Guide

Featured: Sangria Khadi Mini Wire Headband Three Ways

I don't always have space to take every headband in our collection with me when I travel - even though I want to! - so it's important to me that each piece can be worn multiple ways. This week I wanted to share one of my favorite headbands that I styled three different ways in… Continue reading Featured: Sangria Khadi Mini Wire Headband Three Ways

The Ultimate Charlottesville Travel Guide

Charlottesville holds a special place in my heart. It's where I was born, went to graduate school, got married, was diagnosed with narcolepsy, launched Lysande, and - according to my mom - insisted on mixing apple juice with milk which she forced me to drink after warning me that it was a disgusting idea. The… Continue reading The Ultimate Charlottesville Travel Guide

The 12 Best Travel Quotes

Whenever I find a quote I love, I save it on my phone. This post combines my favorite travel quotes with my favorite photos that I took on recent trips to India, New Zealand, Mexico, the Galapagos Islands, and Chilean Patagonia. Parque Patagonia, Aysen Region, Chile Paloma River, Aysen Region (Coyhaique), Chile Leon Dormido, San… Continue reading The 12 Best Travel Quotes

Featured: “Akumal” Wire-Framed Headband

I am both happy and sad to say that Lysande's (pronounced "liss-ONDH") Limited Edition "Akumal" fabric is my favorite fabric ever.  Happy because, come on, it's my favorite fabric ever! And sad because it's all down hill from here! Womp womp.  I mean, not really.  I only choose stunning, high quality fabrics to work with… Continue reading Featured: “Akumal” Wire-Framed Headband