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Everyday Look/ Lo de todos los dias

The glorious days of summer are here. No really, it feels like summer here in Miami Beach. This makes dressing up tricky, especially since I work at Anthropologie and so much of our concept styles include layering and scarves (plus, it can get cold in the store, so the usual hot weather/blasting air conditioner conundrum begins….). 279 more words

Pauline Cushman, Spy

Pauline Cushman

Pauline Cushman (Born Harriet Wood) (June 10, 1833 – December 2, 1897), was an American actress and a spy for the Union Army during the American Civil War. 191 more words

Days Gone By

Scrimshaw Walrus Ivory Cheese Slicer

Believe it or not I rescued this little gem from a scrap metal pile. Sure cheese slicers may not be something everyone really needs, but one with a scrimshaw decorated ivory handle is a little piece of functional art. 65 more words

20th Century

Masculine Details for a Bachelor Pad Bathroom

Masculine bathrooms are often big on a dark color palette with simple textures and an overall minimalist feel. The key to achieving a manly bathroom is to keep it simple and avoid over-fussy designs. 484 more words

Kingston Brass

Honey Dew and Quench Soda Bottles

This is one of those moments where I wished I had taken more pictures and could have gotten more information.

What we have are 24 green Quench soda bottles and 24 clear Honey Dew soda bottles (only half of the bottles are in the picture).   161 more words

Antiques And Interesting Items For Sale

Vintage Dresser > $190

The rounded, inset top drawer and unusual hardware of this dresser give it an exceptional look. Use it in a bedroom, or show it off in any other area of your home where you need extra storage! 31 more words


An early Thursday Three- Antique & vintage embroidery

I could open a shop with my embroidery collection

Left- French tea towels (torchons)

Below right- English embroidery on white cotton pillowcases

If I thought it would sustain us in logs, seafood and wine in France I think I would…….. 19 more words