Wouldn’t it be nice if every victory earned a congratulations? Artist Emily McDowell thinks so.
She created one part hilarious, one part heartwarming enamel pins to recognize personal accomplishments and “everyday bravery.”
“I realized that we don’t actually tend to celebrate or recognize the things that are actually our biggest challenges,” the artist told Mashable.
“Things like surviving grief or changing your thinking take a lot of work, and I think it’s cool to acknowledge it.”
Currently offering 24 pins ranging from “Unfriended a racist” to “Drank enough water,” the company offers congratulations for individual accomplishments that may have otherwise gone unnoticed. Read more…