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Jennifer Fox
Blue Coast, Santa Monica Series by Erin Patton-McFarren

Blue Coast, Santa Monica Series by Erin Patton-McFarren

We've been captivated by Erin Patton-McFarren's work from the first moment we laid eyes on her cyanotypes. Her use of sun, wind and water to create one of kind, location-specific pieces is inspired, and the array of luminous blues on display impart a serene, meditative mood. From Fort Wayne's three rivers and the crystalline waters of Lake Michigan to the cold Pacific off pretty Santa Monica as well as the rugged coast of Monterey, the artist captures the elements in their perpetually fleeting moments, gracefully coaxing them onto the page forever. We're pleased to host Erin in our store for a pop...

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Jennifer Fox
Get Styled for Middle Waves!

Get Styled for Middle Waves!

Team FIND gives all the heart eyes to our friends at Middle Waves for bringing music festival shenanigans, featuring a variety of local and national acts, to Fort Wayne. While the fest had to take a hiatus, it's B A C K and we're all ready to dance, sing, eat, drink and be merry, this time at Foellinger Theatre.  When it comes to festival style, a combo of fun + comfort take center stage. We've curated our must-have festival goods for getting through Middle Waves weekend with ease, and have a few ideas for styling up your official T shirts...

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Jennifer Fox
Plan Your Visit to #DTFW

Plan Your Visit to #DTFW

Better weather (depending on what day you're reading this) coupled with the many fun and diverse events already planned for Spring/Summer '22 means an influx of people hanging out in #DTFW (yay)!  Prep for your next jaunt into the heart of our fair city with this handy parking guide created by our fab neighbors at Visit Fort Wayne.  We can't wait to see all the smiling faces of Fort Wayne this season!

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Jennifer Fox
Shopping in a Snow Globe

Shopping in a Snow Globe

We love downtown Fort Wayne all year long, but it's especially charming around the holidays. Our lovely city gets all decked out with thousands of lights, the crown jewel being the iconic Wolf & Dessauer Santa and his reindeer.  There's so much to see and do in DTFW over the season, so while you're shopping and dining and sightseeing in the heart of the city, don't forget to check out all the festively decorated shop windows --- and then vote for your favorite right here. We asked long time FIND friend and collaborator Julie Wall of The Hedge to help get...

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