The Kristianna Way

Sewing Kept Me Sane One Winter.

Kristianna Brown

Sewing Kept Me Sane One Winter.
I was homesick and my living situation was miserable; I started to become depressed.

A Silently Loud check-in

Kristianna Brown

A Silently Loud check-in

It’s fall already, I literally can’t believe it. Summer is my favorite season and I always have a hard time dealing. I know that January is technically the start of the year but for me it kind of feels like September is the real deal. Last December I did a lot of reflecting on my position with Silently Loud. Over the years I have put my passion project on the back burner or sometimes totally off the stove for other things going on in my life. I began the new year with a new attitude. I wanted to put my...


A lesson in Accountability

Kristianna Brown

A lesson in Accountability

Most recently, I decided to join Philly Art Collective. The idea of the group is to be able to raise and uplift local artist and give opportunities to be seen. This is my second time working as a vendor and I did just as well as my very first time but there is a specific moment that absolutely left me shooketh. When I got to the event I wasn’t really sure what to expect seeing as my last event totally surprised me. Once the event began to take off, some of the other artists were coming to my table to check...


Silently Loud

Kristianna Brown

Silently Loud

It feels like I've been waiting a lifetime to be able to make this post, and I realize there's just no time like the present. I like to think of myself as a girl of many hustles, seeing as I've always dabbled in a lot of different crafts, whether it be beauty related, or otherwise; I love that I have so many interests. The biggest one as of late would be my sewing. I actually come from a long line of women who sew. My great-grandma used to sew for Maidenform in the back, back days, her daughter used to sew...