The Maine
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Tag: lifestyle

Open Doors Of Maine

text by Jonathan Ives Last Saturday I drove down to Round Pond to meet up with my best friend Adam. He’s getting married in two weeks and a group of close friends decided to have his bachelor party out on an island in Muscongus Bay. We all grew up in the area and felt refreshed […]

photographs and text by Lisa Dorr of Le Bouton Studio today the rain is falling in great drops, in great numbers! i’m up in the studio, getting ready to sew for the day. the woodstove is chugging along downstairs in the woodshop with a hot kindling fire to take the damp off. i love this day! the […]


photographs and text by Lisa Dorr of Le Bouton Studio here are some images of in, and around where we live. we are kind of camping out in the sewing studio (which is upstairs from the woodshop) while improvements on the house are underway (replacing the floor, etc…). so, these images are all of the […]

We All Have Our Reasons: #8

Recent ode by a new transplant: Oh Maine, thou have unveiled my sleepy eyes to awakening ambitions. I nestle in your bosom for all but three weeks, in return you fulfill my years of dreaming nightly on all that could pass. I thank thee, God, for placing me in this land of splendor where all my dreams […]

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