Category Archives: Unique home decor accessories

The Gnome Man of Littlebeck, Ecclesiastic furniture maker

Tom Whittaker wood carver and ecclesiastical furnituremaker, was known as the Gnome man of Littlebeck. Tom Whittaker lived and worked in Littlebeck, about 5 miles from Whitby. He used only English Oak and his signature trademark was to carve a … Continue reading

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ARTS & CRAFTS IN HOME DESIGN AND HOME DECOR

Contemporary or traditional; Collaboration, or singular, the work is Phenomenal! I discovered this work at the Scottsdale Celebration of the Arts, in February a year ago. she had an unusual way of using clay which was more sculptural & decorative, … Continue reading

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ARTS & CRAFTS IN HOME DESIGN AND HOME DECOR

Navajo Rugs would be hung on walls as decoration; pottery would be displayed as quaint souvenirs; while baskets could be used in a garden for gathering flowers, or vegetables; or simply used as a visual decoration, and of course as a conversation piece. Continue reading

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BASKETRY, POTTERY,WEAVINGS, AS HOME DECOR.

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I thought it about time I wrote an article on the collectible and aesthetic trends of Art in home decor. I have personally collected Navajo, and Hopi artwork. The recent trends in Home decor of using Arts & crafts to enhance the home or professional building has spurred the creation of collectible baskets and pottery. Made by the women of the tribe, they were purely utilitarian Continue reading

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CUSTOMER SERVICE, HOME DECOR & MORE!

to show off the finished decor with all accessories in place. I was really touched. What this amounts to is this; it doesn’t take much effort to give really good customer service, to give the customer that comfortable feeling that someone really cares about them. How hard is it really? “Communication” that’s the key! This customer who lives on Vancouver Island, in British Columbia, probably doesn’t have the time to go shopping store to store, or doesn’t want to; knows now that someone out there online cares about him and his decor choices; and, he will probably be back when he needs other home accessories in the future. He may also recommend our site to friends and family members. It was very unfortunate that he was back ordered, but by keeping lines of communication open with him, and explaining the situation, we didn’t lose that customer, and we kept him happy. There was a gift from me enclosed with his lamp as a small gesture of appreciation, these small things help to keep your customers loyal…customer service is appreciated you bet it is!

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SALE NOW ON! NEW STOCK! UNIQUE GIFTS! OPEN EVERY DAY!

My title says it all! How many times a day are we bombarded with this type of mass marketing? Whether on the TV; newspapers, magazines, flyers in the mailbox, Shop in cities ; such as Shop in Calgary, or Shop … Continue reading

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