A Woman’s Place in Design

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Quite frequently in the design world, like in most industries, women are largely spoken about in their relation to men. This was “so and so’s” wife – she learned so much from him, she is grateful for his influence on her own work, etc. Sometimes it’s hard to parse what it is exactly a true partnership, and what was an

Welcome to the Lekker Creative

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It all started after a husband and wife team (Natalie van Dijk and Curt Carpenter) decided to depart the creative constraints of corporate life. They itched to recreate the experiences that Natalie had in Amsterdam growing up – art, culture, textiles, and utilitarian ideals. So they began to envision what that would look like as a business, as a store, and as