From the Founder’s Blog

Robin Mix Glass Work Available At Anichini

Robin Mix is my good friend and father of my twins, Tess and Ivy. He is also a brilliant glass designer. He lives and breathes glass. Sometimes I think he doesn’t think of anything else! We met in Tunbridge 35 years ago. He still maintains his studio here in a beautiful brick Federal farmhouse overlooking […]


The Laundry Lessons: Chapter 1

“Today is Monday. Today is Monday. Monday wash day. Is everybody happy? Well, I should say!” I grew up in the Midwest, the oldest of five children. I loved to help my mother with the laundry. This involved a trip to the cool basement where I would sort lights and darks and begin to learn […]


Yak Love: More Durable Than Cashmere

I fell in love with yak blankets and throws and we now carry them at Anichini. They are 100% natural and reflect the dark brown color of the yak. They have a very soft hand, close to cashmere, but the blankets are more durable. Like the cashmere of goats, yak hair is a secondary fiber […]