Mark Amadei's Country Mile of Luxury
The adjacent library also is filled with art, including a 17th-century Italian painting that belonged to Mr. Amadei's parents, an ornate 1820 cuckoo clock from Germany's Black Forest and a bronze sculpture by Salvador Dalí. The second floor A Jean ...
June 12, 2015
Recycling Rally reaps a bonanza
Dressed in a green shirt, John Dorn, a member of Verizon's corporate sustainability team and coordinator of the company's recycling rallies, looks on as a donor documents the items he dropped off during Verizon's recent recycling rally at its facility ...
SkyMall Might Be Dead, but Its Surrealism Is Immortal
SkyMall, the in-flight magazine of inventions fantastic and absurd, was the catalog that every airplane passenger loved to mock — at least until the company declared bankruptcy last week. Suddenly, its oddities (like the around-the-neck wine glass ...
How Apple's Innovative Design Became Boring Design
This glass and metal gospel has been helped along by tech pundits, who have not necessarily been prepared to transition from evaluating CPU performance to analyzing design. Thus, holding all other It mixed high-quality plastics and fun colors with ...
September 22, 2014
Capacitive sensing improves wearable devices
Smart, connected wearable devices are today's popular trend. Fitness trackers keep count of how many calories users burn and even monitor sleep patterns. Smart watches let users know when there are new text or social media messages and wireless ...
Experience 24 hours on the streets of Downtown Tampa
Front desk clerk Julie Parsons offers detailed info and no unnecessary fluff in a lobby that's definitely upscale, but not snooty. Two smiling Seen through the locked front door (by appt. only), Master Barber Frank Levva sports a crisp white shirt ...
November 11, 2014
The Miami Beach EDITION: A City Comes Of Age
"The sophisticated approach to modern luxury through design, culinary and entertainment elements so unique to Ian Schrager, combined with Marriott's well-known service and operational culture, is what makes EDITION one of the most intriguing brands in ...
December 2, 2014
Top 10 jewelry and watch brand efforts of H1
represents a lucky metal star that Mr. Dior found when the house was established in 1947 and always carried on his person. Dior continuously connects its past and famed founder to modern day interpretations of the brand to avoid straying from its roots ...
July 21, 2015
The Drone Doctors
“Sometimes it was pedal to the metal,” he said. “Sometimes it wasn’t ... where the physical and mental toll of near round-the-clock remote warfare can be suffocating for pilots, sensor operators, and analysts, and stifling to the Air Force ...
July 17, 2015
Not just for riding: Bikes find spot in home decor
Some of the better options: Canadian cyclist and metal artisan ... A stylized table is composed of swirls of aluminum and steel rims, with the radiating spokes covered with glass. The collection's got a mix of Deco, midcentury and contemporary vibes ...
A FABERGE-STYLE HARDSTONE AND GILT METAL EGG-FORM TABLE CLOCK,
MARKED WITH PLAQUE ’THE IGOR CARL FABERGE IMPERIAL CLOCK BY IGOR CARL FABERGE’, MODERN, the case set with Roman numerals and hardstone-encrusted gilt metal trailing foliage supported on a sodalite faceted plinth with further decoration
February 24, 2015
Dance of Time II
inscribed 'Dalí' and numbered '2/8' (lower left on the clock); with the foundry mark 'Cera persa/Perseo ... and after everyone had gone I remained for a long time seated at the table meditating on the philosophic problems of the “super-soft” which ...
February 4, 2015
"Dali O" Table Clock
Batteries not included. Requires 1 AA battery. Hand crafted and painted. Clock mechanism: Ten years warranty. Made from mixed media, acrylic, medium density fiberboard and metal. Made in USA. 8 in. L x 6 in. W x 13 in. HEach piece is signed by the artist.
December 10, 2013
A Modern Desktop Cuckoo Clock That Won't Keep You Up All Night
But that's not the case with the Plex LED from Diamantini & Domeniconi. In addition to a numberless ultra-modern face, the desktop clock features a tiny bird that pops out and tweets at the top of every hour accompanied by peaceful babbling forest brook ...
April 3, 2013