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Monday, November 30th, 2009

2:45 pm

Klassen Canoes

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All I want for Christmas is a hand-crafted wooden boat. At this point, it is between a canoe from Klassen or a kayak from previously featured Guillemot Kayaks. Both produce stunning craft, equally suited to hitting the water or conspicuous…

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Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

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7:04 pm

Herman Miller Select Spinning Tops

Herman Miller Select Spinning Tops

“Toys and games are preludes to serious ideas.” – Charles Eames Herman Miller Select’s own write up of their spinning tops begins with the above quote. Eames was fond of games, as you’ll guess, as a method of relaxation and…

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Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

7:33 pm

Pinch Design Studio

Pinch Design Studio

Pinch Design Studio was founded in 2004 by the husband and wife team of Russel Pinch and Oona Bannon. Their furnishings are hand made to order, each piece designed to work in both the home and contract spaces. Pinch began…

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Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

8:25 pm

Kristen Coelho Ceramics

Kristen Coelho Ceramics

Kristen Coelho works in porcelain producing simple forms with subtle abstract glazing. Having trained in Adelaide, Australia, Coelho moved to London in the early 1990s. There she became fascinated by the history and tradition of British Art Pottery. This interest…

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Monday, October 5th, 2009

Delvaux: 180 Years of Belgian Luxury

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Founded in 1829 by Charles Delvaux, Brussels-based Delvaux has supplied luggage to European aristocracy and produced creative and well manufactured bags that respond to changes in travel. Celebrating the legacy is an exhibition at Antwerp’s MOMU-Fashion Museum. The installation is…

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Monday, September 28th, 2009

5:07 pm

Alphonse Mattia | Studio Craft Furniture

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Alphonse Mattia is one of the leading studio furniture makers in America. His work tackles the concept of “usefulness,” blending emotion and meaning with utility. He teaches at the Rhode Island School of Design. Located in nearby Fall River, MA,…

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Friday, September 18th, 2009

6:57 pm

James D. Julia Historic Firearms Auction

James D. Julia Historic Firearms Auction

James D. Julia Auctions in Fairfield, Maine hosts its annual rare and historic firearms sale October 6-7. Items range from the morbid death mask of FBI most wanted bank robber John Dillinger to a 1968 Browning pistol with a gold…

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Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

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