Wray Community - Alethea

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Alethea (@helloalegator) is someone that has never been shy about exploring the things that bring her joy. Always up for a new adventure, Alethea approaches any interest she sets her heart on with boundless enthusiasm. She shares how some of these experiences have recently been integral in helping her achieve balance in our hectic world and (unexpectedly) even helped her grow closer to her in-laws.   You’ve described yourself as a bit of a hobbyist of hobbies, tell us a little more about the time you’ve been dedicating to pottery recently and what effect that’s had on you.  Ask my friends...

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Wray Community - Rachel

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One of Rachel’s explorations is being more purposeful when it comes to her fashion consumption. On her instagram page (@gardencatalog), she highlights sustainable and small businesses with her classic, super wearable outfit shots, shares her experiences with swapping and mending items, and something quite novel, exploring the use of an excel sheet to spur herself to learn more about her buying habits and style preference in order to gain insight on how to make more mindful purchase decisions. We’ve heard about this excel sheet that you created to help guide conscious buying. Tell us more!  I'm obsessed with cataloging my clothes with...

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Wray Community - Tammy

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Tammy (@tammyyeah) is the owner of Ssek Jewelry (@ssekjewelry) whose collections stem from reflecting on our place in the world. Deeply rooted in exploring the ebbs and flows of what makes us feel human, every collection she creates shares a little (very relatable) part of herself. Very fitting, since when it comes to Ssek Jewelry, not only is every piece personally handmade, Tammy is a one woman show that also does her own photography, translates the source of her inspiration into words and runs her store's operations - building a truly personal brand that holds a mirror up to our inner thoughts and emotions.  Everyone...

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How Wray Crafted began and why community is so important to us

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Wray Crafted is in some ways, many years in the making and in other ways still a work in progress. But one thing is for certain, we would not be here if not for the generous, amazing community that we’ve met. The idea for Wray started as something we kicked around as we thought about what else we wanted to do besides our full-time jobs. We knew some things for sure;  We wanted to start something that wasn’t simply profit driven and that would allow us to contribute to something larger than just selling products to people The the brand...

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