Category: design

Antique vinaigrettes and pomanders used for ca…

Antique vinaigrettes and pomanders used for carrying scents. 

“Architecture is the very mirror of life. You …

“Architecture is the very mirror of life. You only have to cast your eyes on buildings to feel the presence of the past, the spirit of a place; they are the reflection of society.” ~ I.M. Pei (1917 – 2019)

Handmade medical-themed chess set, made from c…

Handmade medical-themed chess set, made from clay and wood, c. late 20th century. 

“Carillon” vase made by Harrach, c…

Carillon” vase made by Harrach, ca. 1900

Egyptian revival bracelet made from gold-plate…

Egyptian revival bracelet made from gold-plated silver, France c. 1920s.

Art Nouveau cicada pendant made from metal and…

Art Nouveau cicada pendant made from metal and amethyst, c. 1910s – 1920s.

Wooden folk art jewelry box, c. early 20th cen…

Wooden folk art jewelry box, c. early 20th century.

In a postcard-perfect valley in southern Norwa…

In a postcard-perfect valley in southern Norway, Annemor Sundbø nurtures her life’s work: old garments, paintings, and other clues to the myths and meaning woven into Norwegian sweaters for centuries. Now she’s trying to bring back the sheep that used to sustain this time-honored craft.

The Norwegian Sweater Detective

Strong design, with an emphasis on Simple. Th…

Strong design, with an emphasis on Simple. These rosewood pillars are from South India. Each one handhewn from a single tree.
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(at Bellingham, Washington)
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2055 S Joshua Tree Place, Palm Springs, Califo…

2055 S Joshua Tree Place, Palm Springs, California, built in 1969.