It’s been awhile since I’ve shared an replace about what’s taking place over at Casa Zuma. The rationale? Nicely, seems that working a direct-to-consumer merchandise model whereas additionally working this web site makes for a actually busy schedule. It doesn’t go away as a lot time as I’d like for reflection—however a lot has been taking place behind the scenes that I needed to pop in and share a couple of spring updates with you guys.
First, a fast recap of the final 5 months since launch—it’s been a whirlwind. I’ve met numerous unimaginable makers and artists, packed a whole bunch of orders with our group, designed packaging, acted as product designer/chief advertising officer/customer support rep—it’s been a loopy busy time however so inspiring and enjoyable. I dove in headfirst, and although it typically seems like a lot, I additionally really feel like I’m proper the place I should be.
Do we have it all figured out? Not even close—but my intention for this brand is to bring you guys the most special, inspiring, creative pieces that elevate your everyday. And that pursuit has meant that, at times, I’ve had to let go of perfection, understanding that we’ll preserve dialing it in as we go. As with all new enterprise, it’s required loads of persistence and studying to belief the method. One of many greatest challenges of working with handmade items from international locations world wide is that lead occasions will be lengthy—we’re working immediately with our artisans to design and develop new items which are unique to Casa Zuma, so the journey from idea to really having the product in hand is a months-long course of.
SO, the products in our spring collection are items I’ve been working on and waiting for for months, and I can’t wait to finally show you! Here are my top 5 picks from our spring collection. Head over to CasaZuma.com to buy all of them right now.
Discovered Dough Bowls
I’ve collected classic wood dough bowls myself for years, and so they’re one of many objects in my residence you guys ask me about on a regular basis. So, I’m thrilled to lastly carry you these one-of-a-kind hand-carved dough bowls manufactured from reclaimed wooden. I take advantage of this as a catch-all for keys within the entryway, or I fill it with citrus for a easy centerpiece. That is the time to embrace a wabi-sabi aesthetic—each single one in all these is completely different, so embrace the ingredient of shock!
Sharing Bowl (get on the waitlist!)
Our new ceramic serving bowl was impressed by the one I take advantage of nearly each evening on the dinner desk for grains or roasted veggies, served family-style. Handmade in Los Angeles by our mates at LA Clay, it’s completely sized for sharing any facet dish. These are actually particular with a good looking speckling within the glaze that I simply adore. They’re coming quickly—so make sure to hit the “notify when accessible” button to be the primary to buy.
Linen Desk Throw in “Pure Sand”
Meet the most recent colour in our extremely standard linen table throw: Pure Sand (aka my new favourite!) It’s ethically-made in Lithuania of heavyweight linen, and we designed it to toss casually over any-sized desk. I often embrace the linen’s pure wrinkles for a glance that’s laid again and by no means fussy.
Solstice Mugs (get on the waitlist!)
Aaah I’ve been ready to share our latest mug with you guys! Our first mug offered out extremely quick, so I couldn’t be extra excited to share the most recent in our assortment, The Solstice Mug. Thrown by hand in Los Angeles by our mates at LA Clay, that is the comfy, no-handle mug I attain for to start out (or finish) my day—it’s simply good. I even use the large measurement as a pen holder on my desk! These are coming quickly—so make sure to hit the “notify when available” button to be the primary to buy.
Sabré Flatware in Ivory
Because you guys love our teak flatware as a lot as I do, I’ve been dying to introduce a brand new colour to the gathering—meet our new Ivory Sabré Flatware! These are made in France, and for these of you who can’t fairly get on board with a wood-handle silverware set, this sturdy acrylic deal with is for you. They arrive in a set of 4 (one full place setting), and embody the informal strategy to setting the desk that’s so my vibe.