Category Archives: art
New in the shop! Two vintage Chinese Communist Party Propoganda posters – one from 1977 the other from the late 1950s/1960s. Get get ‘em. We think they are delicious.
…more specifically her wall mounted animal heads. And even more specifically this one…
A sequins wall mounted zebra head – are you kidding me? True love.
Images from here
The artworks above are by Michael Angove – the images to the right of each shows the extraordinary detail that he captures in his works, making ordinary objects something to gawk over. Below shows Angove’s work applied to housewares. Your opportunity to take a bit of the wonder home.
images from here
All images from Chauchet.com
A very different kind of hotel experience which allows you to actually interact and “stay” within the installation, which just so happens to be a hotel room. Created by eight Japanese and Dutch designers.
images from DesignBoom
Look very closely at each of these. There’s an optical illusion at work in each. Clever clocks.
From left, top: Scandinavia, USA, Japan
From left, bottom: Spain, France, Germany
Images from wallpaper.com
Image from Wallpaper.com
Look who I collected from the framer yesterday!
This piece is called “The Disappearing Boy”. View more of Kai Samuels-Davis’ work here (you’ll thank me).
Hello Colonistas! We’re finally back from our Christmas and New Year travels. Oh, how we’ve missed you.
I’m on a major beaded furniture kick after seeing some in Elle Decor in the home of Christian Louboutin.
Here are a few pieces I’ve come across in my research.
Beaded peacock bench, Horchow
Beaded African chair from this amazing blog that we’ve just added to our blog roll (in the right-hand column of this page – scroll down).
Not furniture, but heavily beaded – made by the Huichol people of Mexico. from LN-CC.
images from Elle Decor, Horchow.com, AbsolutelyBeautifulThings.com, LN-CC.com