DETOX 2015

In 2011, and just before my 50th birthday, I publicly—on this Journal—declared a detox. I don’t really like to write much about my private life, as Alabama Chanin has grown into something so much bigger than me. And, truth-be-told, I am a rather shy and private person. However, I forged ahead and wrote in the […]

DETOX UPDATE

I felt reluctant to continue writing about my detox after the first post as I thought that it could be, frankly, a bit boring. Each of us has visited a site where the writer has a fondness to overshare about their eating habits and diet: each morsel eaten, photos of unmentionable detox attributes, things that […]

DETOX DAY 5

The book Clean, by Alejandro Junger, has been sitting on my nightstand since December of last year. Over the last months, I have read parts of it and “toyed” with some of the recommended practices (eliminating aluminum pans from the kitchen, drinking clean water, etc.), but it has taken some time for me to actually […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 3.2.2015 – 3.7.2015

“It’s easy to make a buck. It’s a lot tougher to make a difference.” – Tom Brokaw Here is what we have going on this week, Monday, March 2 – Saturday, March 7: STORE Our favorite A. Chanin pieces—including the V-Neck Tank, Long Sleeve Raglan, and Racerback Tunic—have been restocked in various sizes and colors, […]

SATURDAY BRUNCH + THE WEEK IN REVIEW

Join us tomorrow, February 28, for Saturday Brunch at The Factory Café. This week’s Brunch features our favorite Factory Benedict topped with fried salami and sriracha hollandaise sauce. As always, we will have selection of seasonal choices that highlight products from local and regional farms and purveyors. View our Saturday Brunch menu here or check […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 2.23.2015 – 2.28.2015

“I’m convinced of this, good done anywhere is good done everywhere…” – Maya Angelou Here is what we have going on around The Factory this week, Monday, February 2 – Friday, February 6: STORE Our A. Chanin Long Sleeve Scoopneck and Fitted Rib Tank are now available in Pewter for a limited time. Join us […]

SATURDAY BRUNCH + THE WEEK IN REVIEW

Join us tomorrow, February 21, for Saturday Brunch at The Factory Café. This week’s Brunch features our favorite Farm Breakfast with your choice of either bacon or a Big Bad Breakfast sausage patty or our French Toast made from fresh ciabatta bread. As always, we will have selection of seasonal choices that highlight products from […]

THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 2.16.2015 – 2.21.2015

“The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.” – Friedrich Nietzsche Here is what we have going on this week, Monday, February 16 – Saturday, February 21: STORE Monday, February 16, join us in our studio space for Third Mondays to work on your latest sewing project in the company of fellow […]

SATURDAY BRUNCH + THE WEEK IN REVIEW

Join us tomorrow, February 14, for Saturday Brunch at The Factory Café. This week’s Brunch features our Factory Quiche topped with a homemade puff pastry and a side of The Factory Salad, and our favorite Farm Breakfast which includes cheesy scrambled eggs and bacon. As always, we will have selection of seasonal choices that highlight […]