South Park Scene
By South Park, San Diego

“It’s not often that you walk by a chair and do a double take. And then go back and marvel at its beauty, vibrant colors and utter cheerfulness. But that’s what happens when you spy a chair designed by Merijam Roelofs at The Grove. Merijam is an artist and designer who uses huipil (pronounced WEE-peel), traditional costumes worn by women in Mexico and Central America, to upholster the chairs…”   Read Full Article

Casa Artelexia
By Artelexia

“Have you seen our new line of handbags and furniture by Folk Project? If you haven’t, and you love textiles like I do, then you must see these beauties in person. You absolutely must. Each one is so amazing that it’s hard to part with them when they sell. And they are selling!  Just ask Jason Mraz. ;)…”   Read Full Article

A Summer Soiree at San Diego’s LUCKYJACK FARM
By Kelli Lamb, Rue Daily

“It’s not often that you walk by a chair and do a double take. And then go back and marvel at its beauty, vibrant colors and utter cheerfulness. But that’s what happens when you spy a chair designed by Merijam Roelofs at The Grove. Merijam is an artist and designer who uses huipil (pronounced WEE-peel), traditional costumes worn by women in Mexico and Central America, to upholster the chairs…”   Read Full Article

Modern Mexican Wedding Inspiration
By Little Black Book

“The look was tied together with modern, white, square chargers topped with vibrant Folk Project napkins made from traditional Mexican fabrics….”   Read Full Article

Merijam Roelofs
By Awear

“Merijam is the founder and designer behind Folk Project. After studying art history and anthropology of Oceania at L’Ecole du Louvre in Paris, Merijam pursued fashion design at L’Atelier Chardon-Savard where she excelled and graduated valedictorian…..”   Read Full Article