fort & field grew out of a lifelong love for home and garden..."fort" for home and "field" for garden. fort & field is simple farmhouse style, vintage inspired with a modern flair, beautiful yet practical. A carefully curated shop filled with home, garden, party and packaging supplies, & fashion apparel and accessories since 2004.
new on the blog...Modern Farmhouse Style
What exactly is this modern farmhouse style everyone seems to be aspiring to (#housegoals)?? We'll break it down, as well as list the essentials for creating the look.
new on the blog...warm white bean salad with arugula pesto and preserved lemon
Melissa's goal with "Dinner" was to help us figure out what to make for dinner without falling back on what we've eaten before, to give choices and help expand the way we think about dinner so cooking it becomes "one of the most satisfying and loveliest moments of the day."The first recipe I made from "Dinner" was the Warm White Bean Salad with Arugula Pesto and Preserved Lemon. I was drawn to it because it seemed like a nice light salad for Summer, but also because it would teach me how to make a version of pesto, which I could translate later for many other dishes if it became part of my "arsenal."
new on the blog...getting comfortable w/ pattern mixing
There really are no "rules to pattern mixing." You can put together any print, or even clashing prints to create unexpected outfits. But, for our purposes let's talk about everyday looks that are polished, sophisticated, and appropriate even for the office!