Project Bly's New Blog

May 28, 2015

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This Woven World: Ikat in Japan and Uzbekistan

April 17, 2015

The journey of ikat across the world from India and South East Asia to Uzbekistan and Japan.

Waste Not, Want Not: The Philosophy of Mottainai

March 26, 2015

Learning lessons on respect, recycling, and reusing on the Noto Peninsula.

Kilian’s Journal Part II - Luang Prabang, Laos

February 24, 2015

As day turns to night, Luang's Prabang's markets come alive...

With Love from Krakow…

February 11, 2015

Wondering what to do on Valentine's Day? We put together a list of ways to woo your Valentine based on vintage Polish postcards.


January 27, 2015

Vintage frames make for great art just by themselves or as part of a gallery wall. Check out some of our favorite looks!

Behind the Lens: An Interview with Photographer...

January 2, 2015

Jakub talks to us about travel, his hometown of Krakow and how he came to know the ancient language of Sanskrit.

One of a Kind Gifts for One of a Kind People

December 5, 2014

A gift for your brother-in-law whose socks always match, who introduced you to your first shot of fernet and knows all the words to Drake’s ‘Closer’? We got it.

Contradictions in Contemporary Japan

April 29, 2015

This is the story of modern Japan, a country characterized by the constant push and pull between modernity and tradition.

The Songs They Sang: Music from the Noto Peninsula

April 9, 2015

The beauty of the wild and remote Noto Peninsula in Japan has inspired poets for generations.

Introducing Kanazawa, Japan and the Noto Peninsula

March 19, 2015

Bounded by the wildness of the coast to the West and the stillness of the mountains to the East, Kanazawa has been a center for art and craft for centuries.

Kilian’s Journal Part I - Yangon, Myanmar

February 20, 2015

Wander the streets of the golden city of Yangon with Kilian Idsinga.

Let’s Explore Mag + Project Bly

February 10, 2015

We’re so excited to present a new series brought to you by Let's Explore Magazine focused on street life in South East Asia.

A Poem About the Past: A Lost Bohemia

January 22, 2015

A mural at the site of the demolished Bar Barcelona tells a story of a lost bohemian enclave during Communist era Krakow.

A Krakow Christmas Tale

December 18, 2014

While Krakow is a charming city at any time of year, Cracovians really know how to embrace the holiday season, and it's during the depths of winter that this city really shines.

Made in San Francisco: The Jeremiah Collection

December 2, 2014

Nothing pairs better with a vintage kilim than the simple clean lines of mid-century inspired furniture. Meet Jeremiah, the maker behind the furniture featured in our Krakow Lookbook.

It’s a Small World: Everyday Life from Krakow to...

April 24, 2015

Ordinary objects like toys, shoes and combs are so different yet so much alike across the world and are a pleasant reminder that the world is indeed a small place.

When Art Imitates Architecture

April 1, 2015

Wandering the streets of Kanazawa, a city celebrated for its long history of art and craft, we were struck by the similarities between the art and the architecture.

A Short History of the Spoon

March 2, 2015

No matter where you go in the world, whether you’re chowing down with chopsticks, your fingers or a fork, you’re almost certain to come across a spoon.

Think Pink

February 12, 2015

We’ve got a thing for pink…


February 3, 2015

Beni Ourain rugs might have stolen the spotlight in the design world, but there’s another Moroccan rug making itself known: the Tiflet kilim.

The Moments We Travel For

January 16, 2015

We’re slow travelers here at Project Bly, and it’s small moments like chowing down with locals that we travel for. #WhyWeTravel

Stocking Stuffers For Grown-Ups

December 12, 2014

Ten small treasures that will bring a little whimsy, and a lot of global style, to your holiday season.

The Creative Gift Guide for the Lumbersexual in Your...

November 18, 2014

Every year the holidays roll around and we have the same dilemma: what do we get our favorite lumbersexual? Another flannel shirt? More beard oil? This year, it's time to get creative...

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