April 2016

Sourcing Originality with Minted

By involving both creatives and customers in the process, Minted has become a go-to source for well-designed goods.

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The Strathmore Timeline from 1898-1969

In 2014, Mohawk stumbled upon a paper holy grail: a collection of samples, swatchbooks and sales guides boxed up in a warehouse, all but forgotten. Spanning more than a century, The Strathmore Archive is more than merely ephemera: It serves as a tactile, visual history of graphic design styles and culture.

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Defining sustainability; it’s more than just recycling

True sustainability means choosing raw materials with care, harvesting them with minimal impact and transforming them into products that matter.

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Emily Ley + Mohawk

Believing strongly in the importance of heritage, family values and sharing an appreciation for quality materials, we are thrilled to announce our partnership with Emily Ley. Colorful, simple and classic, the 2016-2017 editions of the Simplified Planner® by Emily Ley are something you’ll want to get your hands on.

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From Designer to Brewer

April 22nd marks the 46th annual celebration of Earth Day. Here at Mohawk, environmental commitment, social responsibility and corporate stewardship are woven into the fabric of our culture and business practices, and we believe the origin of exceptional craft lies in exceptional materials. So, over the next several weeks, we’ll take a closer look at many of the talented artisans, craftspeople and makers featured in past issues of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly who choose only the highest quality, sustainable materials for their products.

Today we highlight the Almanac Beer Company of Northern California, a  brewery dedicated to producing  unique seasonal artisan ales with ingredients sourced by local farms.

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Chris Fritton: Modern Day Itinerant Printer

For the past two years, Chris Fritton has been on the road, traveling to letterpress print shops across the United States and producing unique, regional prints at each stop. By showcasing the spirit of each region through his work, Chris intends to bring a nationwide community of printers together with his project; The Itinerant Printer.

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