I have a confession to make: I did not come up with the name Books by Design. When I first started seriously daydreaming about opening a bookstore and design boutique (coincidentally about the same time I was supposed to be studying for my last Schu Schu final in Textile Estimations…), I thought I would name … Continue reading

Can you count to 8,000?

Have I mentioned lately that I recently bought 8,000 books? I have to keep reminding myself of this practically unfathomable truth, or I tend to forget. But here they are… … in all their glory. But wait–the books shouldn’t get all the attention. Please notice the pink lawn chair, the fan, and the bottle of … Continue reading