Claire Maillefer : Artist and Professional Midwesterner : Minneapolis, MN : 06.15

(Originally posted June 2015 on Coaterak.com— the very first page in the pages project experiment)

“We care about people, the spaces they inhabit, and the things we put in them”

I chose Claire Maillefer for the debut of this featurette series specifically because of the way she interweaves creativity and deep simplicity throughout her life, and it has carried over into Edit, a business she started with her sister Bridget intended to help people organize and simplify their lives in a sustainable way. The quote above is the first thing you see in bold on their website and I couldn’t love it more. Claire is also a talented free-lance artist, but mostly, from cooking to letter-writing to organizing she is an expert at the art of living. She agreed to let me be nosy and recorded her Friday:

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