Author Archives: Susan

Coming in autumn; vintage and prop rentals for special events.

    Humblepie is branching out in early fall, offering eco-friendly, rental services as an event decor and prop resource supplying the film industry, event planners, designers and photographers with unique vintage items to give their weddings, photo & film shoots and events style and originality. We will rent one of a kind pieces of…

New Beginnings

New Beginnings. Is there any other kind? Where do we start? How do we start? We start by starting over. With each other. With ourselves.  Change means reinvention. Renewal. Repurpose.  We must define and honour the purpose of our lives;  the Concept our lives.  Humblepie has taken on a new beginning of our own. We…

Now Offering Custom Painted TOMS!

Humblepie is happy to provide custom painted TOMS! Ever heard of TOMS? Of course you have…let me re-phrase that question…How many pairs of TOMS do you have? TOMS are definitely the latest trend now and how could you resist the fact that if you purchase a pair of shoes, a child in need will recieve a pair of…

Correcting Major Misconceptions about Tarot

Introducing Tarot Wednesdays at Humblepie!   Let’s Look at Common Misconceptions about Tarot By Amber Jayanti A “tarot misconception” means that someone interprets a tarot concept or card based on incomplete, faulty, or biased information. As you know, misconceptions can be powerful, especially when more people believe them than not. Exploring commonly held beliefs associated with…

Upcycling into Spring!

Is ‘upcycling’ the new buzz word? Well, yes, sort of… The concept has been around forever, but the word is relatively new. Humankind has always been finding uses for their leftovers. Bones were used to make tools, soldiers used shell casings and bomber windshields to make jewelry for loved ones, and now Pinterest is inspiring…

What is Eclectic Design?

Eclectic design is simply a blend of furnishing styles from a mixture of details, sources and time periods. It is usually perceived as free & easy, vibrant & unrestrained in terms of style, but this is not necessarily the case. The art of mixing a range of pieces, architecture and colours in a space takes…

Welcome to Humblepie!

Welcome to Humblepie! We are a retail store and studio/workshop inviting you to explore classic, eclectic design details in a creative, fresh environment. The shop smells wonderful and with blues & jazz playing throughout the store and workspace,  it’s a very inspiring experience. There is an in-house upright bass and piano for live music. We specialize in vintage and upcycled fashion…