Wednesday, January 31, 2007

architectural artifacts

Uruguay chrome and wood child's barber chair with horse


Thursday, January 25, 2007


I like it in the blue Velvet

From Room and Board

Scalamandre "Retrophilia" Extravagent Cut Silk Velvet

manufacturer: Scalamandre
available yardage: 12.00 yards
fiber content: 23% Silk 77% Cotton
type: Cut-Velvet
weight: Heavy
colors: Gold, Burnt Orange, Chocolate, Almond, and Raspberry

retail price: $456.30/yard
our price: $229.99/yard
sale price: $57.50/yard

Sale ends in: 2 days

We purchased 12 yards of "Scalamandre French Country Blue Velvet" from “Design Diva” and were happy with what we received. Unbelievably low prices for amazing fabric.

Thursday, January 18, 2007

mushroom kits

Mushroom I grew from a kit.

Fungi Perfecti

The Pearl Oyster Mushroom Patch - $24.00

Thursday, January 11, 2007

The Japan Print Gallery in Notting Hill Gate London

The Japan Print Gallery

Artist: Kunisada (Magicians)

Date: January 1864

Size/Format: Oban Tate-e (14.5 by 9.75 ins)

Description: From the series, Toyokuni kigo kijutsu kurabe. The actor Bando Hikozaburo V in the role of Kazama Hachiro.

Series: A Contest of Magic Scenes

Impression: Fine, with strong visible wood-grain
Notes: From the 'de-luxe' first state printing. For this series, the publisher used the finest materials, thick hosho paper and specially mixed inks. The printing quality is extraordinary and incorporates raised printing, burnishing, metallic embellishment, mica and gofun. The effect is quite breathtaking and imparts an almost three-dimensional quality to the images. Price on application.

Price: £1100 - 2,138 USD

Wednesday, January 10, 2007

Friday, January 5, 2007

Thursday, January 4, 2007 20th Century Ceramics and Glass

"The Opium Smoker" porcelain figure with glossy translucent glaze, 1957

Porcelain lidded jar with underwater scene illustration in relif to body, 1966

Earthenware pumpkin shaped vase with orange, brown and green matte glaze.
Incised "H"
Height 4 1/2" (11.5cm)
Width 7 1/2" (19 cm)

Mushroom shelf

Mushroom Shelf - Medium $60.00
Mushroom Shelf - Large $75.00

Flocked wallpaper

creative wallcovering

$80.00 SINGLE Roll
Single Roll-33.75 sq ft

Geisha Lamp

Neiman Marcus Geisha Lamp
Price: $149.00
Shipping 38.00