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God's Eye Yarn Art
Who else loves crafting? Crafting is such a great way to spend time with friends and family while creating a beautiful piece of art. Natural Life recently hosted a Winter Festival at the flagship store in St. Johns Town Center...
A Mug Can Hold So Much More Than Coffee!
We had to share this story from today about a broken mug…and the love and admiration that moms, daughters and grandmothers have for each other. This is a story we can all relate to...and thankfully one with a happy, heartwarming...
Quilt Samples end up not being WASTED...but HELPING homeless pets!
Such an enlightening morning with our friends at First Coast No More Homeless Pets! We were dropping of our most recent donation of quilt samples. So thankful for the work they do in savings the lives of our sweet animal...
The Natural Life Flagship Store is Moving to Town Center!
We're getting so excited about our big move coming up! We're moving our Jacksonville Flagship store to the Town Center and open on October 8th! Take a look at the photos of the Alley that the store is going in!...
Challenge Enterprise makes the Natural Life Mystery Bags possible!
Everyone loves the Natural Life Mystery Bags...and they wouldn't be possible without Challenge Enterprise! Challenge Enterprises provides person centered programs, services and work opportunities for individuals with disabilities (ie. Downs Syndrome, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, brain injuries, learning impaired,...
Natural Life featured in: where women create BUSINESS
Couldn't be more thrilled for Patti Hughes, our inspiring founder and CEO, to be featured in the Spring 2014 issue of where women create BUSINESS!! Pick up the publication at your local bookstore to read about what makes Patti tick,...
Community First Natural Life Music Festival...THE PERFECT DAY!
What an INCREDIBLE day...we couldn't have had more fun and are already getting excited about next year's festival! With over 8,000 people coming and going all day long -- we couldn't help but smile at the community! THANK YOU to...
We LOVE Rion Paige!
Inspiration came to us in a refreshing and exuberant little package with bouncy blonde curls and an infectious laugh. Thirteen-year-old country artist Rion Paige is a Jacksonville native and X-Factor finalist who is making waves in the entertainment industry. She...
A Natural Life Favorite: India Blankets
At Natural Life, we like nothing more than discovering a hidden gem, which may be why we've tucked one of our all-time favorite finds at the back of our catalog. Trust us, our one-of-a-kind India Blankets aren't buried there for...
How to wear the Natural Life Boho Bandeau: LOL edition!
We're still laughing out loud about this video we found on YouTube of two witty gals, Maddie and Chelsie showing all the different ways to wear our Boho Bandeau: Watch some of our favorite ways to wear it below! You...
A Happy Nest is HAPPINESS!
We LOVE making a space HAPPY. And admittedly, we’re constantly moving our office nooks around to encourage and inspire creativity and positivity. Let’s just say, we take one of our fave sayings “Think Happy Be Happy” pretty seriously. So, whenever...
Mattress Ticking...Everything Old Is New Again!
The craziest thing just happened! We recently started playing with mattress ticking (there's something about those stripes that we just love!) to make some cute mixed media pillows to add to our Boho Pillow Collection. They turned out great and...
The gift of MUSIC
Patti's daughter, Madison Hughes, has been blessed with the gift of making beautiful music...effortlessly. She plays guitar, mandolin, harmonica and sings...and has a knack for putting a folky twist to an old classic song and making it her own. Check...
Born Out of a Mother's Love
In my family, we grew up with a mother who had a passion for making things. Mimi was rarely seen without sawdust in her hair, stain on her fingers or a paintbrush behind her ear. Her passion eventually turned into...