I love graphic design and typography, architecture and interior design, fashion and photography. I studied design at the Academy of Art and occasionally do work with my partner maiki who builds community websites. I enjoy watching anime, riding my bicycle and traveling around the Bay Area with my partner and toddler, Emma Clover.
There are so many things that inspire me! I love autumn, Sigur Ros, chocolate, Makoto Skinkai, calligraphy, snail mail, Sightglass coffee, Etsy, riding my bike, Honey and Clover, Naruto, drinking tea, making soup, taking the train, old jazz, Sandra Juto, wearing scarves, Yann Tiersen, walking everywhere, Kinokuniya, toast, felted wool, film adaptations of Jane Austen novels, music from Samurai Champloo, Wes Anderson films, Natsume Ono, Miette caramels and shortbread, fairy lights, Moss & Roy, pumpkin beer, Haruki Murakami novels, Emma Clover and maiki.