Hi! My name is Ashley Rae and I am the designer behind RaeBird. Every piece is made with my own two hands in my Northern California studio.
RaeBIrd was born out of my inherent love of nature and my respect and admiration of the natives. I gather my inspiration from my childhood experiences that shaped me into who I now am.
I grew up on a big piece of property surrounded by mountains, trees, and rivers. I would spend my summer days building tree forts and scavenging through the forest. I became creative and resourceful. I used to whittle eating utensils and even wove sandals out of reeds. I was only seven years old, and yes I did have parents and I lived in a house.
I would ride my horse bareback all over the property pretending to be a child of nature. Born wild and free. No boundaries, no beginning or end. Just…
- Born on October 3
- Joined June 19, 2009