Their website is full of sparkly modern party inspiration, and their blog offers fascinating and colorful glimpses behind the pinata-making scenes. Curious to hear more from these two—who live their crafty fantasy life surrounded by glue guns, paper goods, and more glamour than your average D.I.Y-er—I emailed them some questions. See below for their answers!
Nick: I was always taking art and craft classes as well. I was interested in making things with my hands. Growing up in Hawaii I was always inspired by native Hawaiian crafts, lei making, and textiles.Tell me a bit about the range of projects you typically work on, and what materials you use.
When not writing, editing, or combing design magazines and blogs for inspiration, Jaime Gillin is experimenting with new recipes, traveling as much as possible, and tackling minor home-improvement projects that inevitably turn out to be more complex than anticipated.