DIY (Hangin') Ice Cream Cone Decoration: I Scream, You Scream, June is Turning FIVE! (Part 1)

DIY (Hangin') Ice Cream Cone Decoration: I Scream, You Scream, June is Turning FIVE! (Part 1)

June 3 2016
I can hardly believe it -- my baby June is about to turn 5.  I totally want to scream...out of jo...

Because strawberries are so tasty!

May 30 2016
Over the Memorial Day weekend, our little family decided to go strawberry picking, about 1.5 hour...

Interview with Mike Wu, writer & illustrator of children's book "Ellie"!

May 20 2016
We are so thrilled to be able to interview a former co-worker and friend of mine, Mike Wu, who i...

Ele Story Time: Ellie!

May 11 2016
Our almost 5 year old has loved "reading" for as long as she could speak.  We take a special tri...

Spotlight on the everyday Ele Story Mama: Tiffany Scott

May 7 2016
Meet Tiffany Scott: Our final, but not least, spotlight is on this amazing mother of 10.  We are ...

Spotlight on the everyday Ele Story Mama: Asia Kelley-Matthews

May 6 2016
Happy Friday!  We are continuing the 3 part series of our Spotlight on the everyday Ele Story mom...
Spotlight on the everyday Ele Story Mama: Brooke Kelley

Spotlight on the everyday Ele Story Mama: Brooke Kelley

May 4 2016
Ever since the conception of Ele Story three years ago, I have been dreaming of the day when I ca...

DIY Super Sparkly Hair Pins

May 2 2016
My little June bug has been going through a slight hair pin obsession (understatement).  She woul...
The Handmade Story

The Handmade Story

April 1 2016
Hi everyone - I am so excited to be able to share the process of what every Ele Story piece goes ...
DIY Napkin Decorated Easter Eggs!

DIY Napkin Decorated Easter Eggs!

March 6 2016
Easter is just around the corner and if you haven't figured out just what to do with your littl...
Ele Story Paper Doll Coloring Contest

Ele Story Paper Doll Coloring Contest

February 25 2016
Remember when we were little and these paper dolls were all the craze?  Okay, I'm probably dating...
Valentine's Day Heart Garland DIY Project

Valentine's Day Heart Garland DIY Project

February 2 2016
  June Bug has been asking me what we should put up now that the Christmas decor is long gone. A...
Saving Sweet Iris

Saving Sweet Iris

January 31 2016
Ele Story is helping to raise awareness about GM-1, a rare, incurable disease that my friend's ...

Gold for Childhood Cancer

September 14 2015
   Several months ago, I received a facebook message from an Ele Story FB fan, and the message h...

Ele's coming to Chicago!!!

June 24 2015
Ele Story is coming to Chicago!  Chicago has a special place in our hearts.  That's where hubby a...

Hey May...

May 11 2015
 Hey May...are you already here?  I cannot believe how quickly 2015 is going by.  May has become ...

Humble Beginnings (and many tears and sweat later)

March 15 2015
I have to admit, I am only human, and some days are just plain hard.  In fact, I think this past ...

San Francisco dream photo shoot

March 11 2015
We had an incredible time teaming up with Vivian from High Tea Photography (also a fellow mompren...

The Evolution of the Ele Story jacket...

February 19 2015
With the brand new release of our Fresh as Spring jackets, I am brought back in time to how the f...

Get inspired.

January 5 2015
I came across this quote just yesterday as I was going back to doing what I love (before starti...

Goodbye 2014 and Welcome 2015!

January 1 2015
Hello friends!  It's hard to believe Ele Story had its first year of being on the market this pas...

When in Fall, think Spring :)

October 7 2014
Yes, in the fashion world, Fall is surely a sign of the next spring season to come. :)  I cannot ...

we heart SF

September 17 2014
We did another back-to-back weekend shows at SF Fort Mason, and then Hayes Valley the next day.  ...

Inspiration

September 10 2014
It's not every day that you feel appreciated and that what you do is meaningful.  A few bumps alo...

Happy 1 month Anniversary!

August 5 2014
Hello there--eek!  Apologies--I have been so bad about blogging!  Well, it has been a whirlwind...

mother's day with mommy and daughter

May 12 2014
my favorite mother's day moment was this past Sunday, I was really missing my mom, so hubby took ...

The Proof: my very first Ele Story book… : )

April 5 2014
Hi world!  I thought I'd post a quick update of the 2nd proof of our lookbook that we got from th...

Would you like a sneaky peek?

March 21 2014
I finally got some photos compiled from the photoshoot 3 weekends ago now…my friend Melissa Fulle...

Fall/Winter 2014 photoshoot!

March 2 2014
Hi friends--I was up at the crack of dawn (ok, for me on a Sunday, 7:30 is the crack of dawn) thi...

Ruffles and Bows

February 14 2014
It has been too long, friends!  The past few months have been insanely busy!  Since around Christ...

Did you spot the spotted elephant?

December 17 2013
Had a pretty crazy but fun weekend at the LA Renegade--so wiped, but so happy to have met such en...

Ele Story at SF Bazaar!

December 9 2013
Hi friends--I hope you had a great weekend!  Hubby and I are a bit wiped from this weekend's fest...

My little flower girl :)

December 3 2013
Some good friends of ours recently asked us if June would be their flower girl for their wedding ...

Fall/Winter 2014 already?

December 3 2013
Starting a new design for Fall/Winter 2014...crazy!  My mind is still in the summer.  So, in all ...

Our littlest model to date!

December 3 2013
  Meet baby M, everyone!  I couldn't wait to share this adorable little baby with you, in our be...

So now what? Some post trade show ramblings...

December 3 2013
  this is us excited before our show!   Ever since we got back from an exciting trip to New Y...