A month of traveling through the South Pacific and Southeast Asia with my family gave me a suitcase full of gratitude, a new vocabulary, an appreciation for ylang ylang and tea time, a sense of warmth and a need to adorn.
Samoan Siapo (Paper Mulberry Tree) U'a / Tapa Cloths
Order & Rules
Leave shoes outside
Aromatherapeutic towel for hands
Incense/Scents/Aromatherapy infusions everywhere (Lemongrass, Ylang Ylang, Citronella, Jasmine, Plumeria/Frangipani)
If you can't bring light to the dark, bring color to it.
"I'll see you when you see me."
Women complement each other - “you’re so beautiful”
Lanterns & Glow
Vietnamese hot chocolate
Warm, welcoming greetings