Go With The Flow:
Finding a New Rhythm That Allows Peace of Mind
It’s often good to remind ourselves to go with the flow. When life is overwhelming and we have many distractions, sometimes it’s okay to allow ourselves some peace of mind by letting go and accepting the road we are on. When we can just sit in the moment and not resist, we usually find calm and feel more centered. Like surfers riding ocean waves, we can even find joy from the journey.
As surfers know, it takes a long time before you can stand up, find your zen, and ride the wave. Much effort has been expended trying to hold on to the surfboard and master the waves. The best surfers know to listen to the ocean and not fight it, but rather surrender to its rhythm. That new rhythm you discover from going with the flow will give you a new sense of calm and balance.
We’ve compiled a palette of products that reflect this design principle to help you curate your space.
Royce Epstein is the A&D Design Director for Mohawk Group.
As the face to A&D, Royce shares her passion and vision for design, cultural trends, and the meaning of materials in a broad context. Her role is to evolve and share Mohawk Group’s Design Vision with the A&D community, and to leverage product design with what A&D desires in the field. Constantly on the watch for new trends in all aspects of design and culture, Royce feeds this insight to all our industry’s touchpoints.
A veteran materials and product specialist, Royce spent two decades working in A&D firms before working with Mohawk. She was named the 2015 Designer of the Year by Interiors and Sources Magazine, and received a HiP award for Rising Star from Interior Design Magazine at Neocon 2016. Royce lives in Philadelphia where she is active in the design, art, and music scenes. She is a board member of Collab at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.