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Jessica Simmonds-Short

Jessica Simmonds-Short

Digital Marketing Intern for Fracture. The next acai bowl or cup of coffee is just a scoot ride away. Go Gators.

Moving away to go to college is hands-down one of the most exciting experiences in your life. You load up your car with your brand new dorm decor, only to find that your school has just about a million rules about what NOT to do when it comes to decorating your dorm room. How are you supposed to banish the boring look from your new space? Don’t give up on your dreams for supreme style just yet – there are plenty of …

Back-to-school season is the perfect opportunity for a fresh start – a new wardrobe and outlook to go along with the new school year. Help your kids enjoy this time of new beginnings with a bedroom makeover on a budget. Simple upgrades such as a fresh paint color on a dresser, new drawer hardware or even a custom area rug gives their bedroom a brand new look. Out with the old, in with the bold! 1. Ombre Upgrade Hand-me-down dressers: so …

Robert Schrader is a photographer, writer and founder of the award-winning travel blog Leave Your Daily Hell. He looks forward to ordering his first Fracture print, if he can select just one of his photos, that is. Travel photography can be a frustrating pursuit, what with all the jaw-dropping images flooding the internet and social media these days. It’s easy to feel inadequate about your images, no matter how good they are, or how much effort you’ve put into them. …

Summer is here in all its glory, but your backyard is not so hot. It’s time to get your craft on and crank up the fun with these amazing summer DIY projects. You’ll stay cool all summer while the heat blazes on. Let the battle of the backyards commence. Wild, Wonderful Water Blob Skip the lines and pee-filled pools at the water park this summer and create your own outdoor fun with this giant water blob. It’s similar to a waterbed, …

Here at Fracture we get some pretty cool requests of memories that people want to celebrate on glass. Every week we share some on social media with the hashtag #FractureinFocus. These images and moments caught our eye and remind us why we do what we do. One story in particular, has sparked our interest and pulled at our heart strings, which we want to share with you. Debbie, a horse and Fracture lover alike, recently got a photo of her foal, …

In our homes, our pets are some of our most important and cherished residents. When designing our homes and incorporating new pieces we often forget about how our furry friends can often disrupt our decor feng shui. Here are some easy, fun, and stylish ways to include your pets into your home design while being pet-protected and trendy. Metal Madness When choosing side tables, chairs, and stools, go for a stand with a metal base. From scratching cats to nibbling …