Favorite Streets in 12 European Cities
It is a meandering one-lane thoroughfare of mostly unremarkable 20th-century buildings whose street-level hangouts — cool-kid cafes, homey small bars, vintage stores — and ever-evolving selection of French indie fashion labels draw Paris's bourgeois ...
April 17, 2015
30 of the world's best hotel bars
With its Baccarat chandeliers, antique fireplace, damask walls and Chesterfield armchairs, this Victorian-themed bar is one undoubtedly classy establishment. Top shelf as of this writing). What to drink: The Infinite Playlist, a modern twist on the ...
Mark Amadei's Country Mile of Luxury
Built on the grounds of the original land grant from King Charles II to William Penn, Longwood's 14 acres rest amid 200 acres of open space, with the house set back from the road behind big, 100-year-old boxwood topiaries. Mr. Amadei bought the estate ...
June 12, 2015
How Thieves Stole The Most Expensive Watch In The World: An Excerpt From Marie ...
Zadok stretched in his chair and yawned, glancing at the clock on the wall. The museum had closed at Now, Zadok walked past the staircase leading to the lower level and moved toward the family gallery, the room full of old clocks. Most mornings, he ...
May 8, 2015
Finster Fest 2015 spotlights Paradise Garden, other local artists
What you'll find: A cabin jammed with small collectibles including mid-century art pottery, antique lamps and exhumed soda bottles. A newer gallery building is lined floor to ceiling with some 200 original paintings by married self-taught artists June ...
July 14, 2015
Clocks' many duties stand the test of time
Austrian open well wall clock in Steve Overstreet's clock collection. (March 3, 2015) Mike The top of the hour is almost always striking from one clock or another, as the clocks – ranging from antique to modern – are mostly set at different times ...
March 6, 2015
The Santos home in Pismo Beach: Ranch life on the coast
See a modern beach house that is the essence of summer camp In the living room, a cowhide rug anchors the seating area, spurs sit on a shelf, and wood salvaged from one of their old barns is framed and hung on the wall. Pewter metal ceiling tiles ...
June 17, 2015
Spot a vintage treasure at AFC Fairs
AFC Fairs which continues to grow each year features a range of antiques, retro, vintage, decorative modern and industrial salvage ... metalware including bronze, fabrics, lighting, mirrors, clocks, watches, furniture, figurines, toys, games, salvage ...
August 18, 2015
Morphy's to auction art, antique clocks, mechanical music, jewelry and a trove of coins
By that token, the company’s sprawling Pennsylvania gallery should be buzzing with activity prior to their Sunday, September 13th auction, as the inventory includes 835 lots of premium-quality jewelry, coins, antique clocks, mechanical music and fine and ...
August 16, 2015
The Heat Is On With James D. Julia's Summer Fine Arts, Asian, and Antiques Auction
To our knowledge, this bronze has never ... are almost a dozen clocks, with the finest being a Chippendale block-and-shell carved Goddard Townsend mahogany tall case clock by Thomas Claggert, estimated at $70,000-150,000. Antique furniture highlights ...
August 15, 2015
Fall 2015 decor is all about the mix
(Photo: West Elm) If you’re looking to update your home decor this fall, you’ll find new furniture profiles, accents and textures galore, in everything from rugs to wall coverings ... is the bathroom: vintage-style, weathered-bronze and cast-iron ...
August 14, 2015
The important estate collection from a NYC brownstone
Lalique objects, great Moser box, other Moser, choice antique wall ... 40” bronze coal miner by Ch. Ledy; Bergman bronzes; plus many other bronze sculpture, many 19th-c. European bronze sculptures, and more. Jewelry: A collection of fine modern, vintage ...
August 11, 2015
The problem with vintage magic posters
Here, Carter Beats The Devil plays nicely with a cuckoo clock and some eclectic inks ... mentalist and invented a number of electrical stage effects that have lead to modern ones used today. More interestingly though, he had more than one wife ...
August 3, 2015
Invoke that old time feel
There are a variety of wall clocks available in the market today. Not only are modern designer clocks in style but the vintage look and old time clocks are equally in demand. The ticking of a clock is far more engaging than any other piece of décor.
August 2, 2015