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Jake and Cassie Greatens

Jake and Cassie Greatens

The 1920’s Hyde Park bungalow that Jake and Cassie Greatens share with their four children is in sharp contrast to the stark white, edgy art space that is CASS. These are two completely different environments but together they reveal the many facets of the couple’s lives and personalities. Their home is warm and charming, filledContinue Reading

Francisco Arias

Francisco Arias

Francisco Arias left the corporate world in 2010 to pursue his dream of owning an artisanal bakery.   That dream became Le Mouton Noir Bakehouse.  Find out what makes it “different from the herd”.  Photographed at Le Mouton Noir in Tampa’s Channel District.  Update: Le Mouton Noir closed its doors in October 2014. Tell usContinue Reading

Heather Kendall

Heather Kendall

Heather Kendall grew up on the north end of Clearwater Beach.  Her love of the beach and shells began in her childhood with days spent boating, swimming and beachcombing.  Thirteen years ago she started her company, Elegant Shells.  Today, she designs and creates custom seashell designs including mirrors, chandeliers, home décor as well as site-specificContinue Reading

Sean and Celesta Carter

Sean and Celesta Carter

Sean and Celesta Carter are the cheerful owners of Paper Street Market.   Always fun and funky, their shop is filled with hand-picked curiosities, industrial salvage and repurposed furniture.  They recently moved into a 1927 Mediterranean home in Old Northeast St. Petersburg.  In addition they have opened the wildly successful Brocante Market where they collaborate with other localContinue Reading

Larry and Charlie Schiller

Larry and Charlie Schiller

Larry and Charlie Schiller scour attics, basements, barns and warehouses across America to offer the most eclectic array of salvaged items for sale in Tampa Bay.  You never know what you’ll find when you visit their recently expanded warehouse.  Photographed at Schiller’s Architectural and Design Salvage in West Tampa. How would describe Schillers?  Larry: We haveContinue Reading