Category Archives: accents & Accessories

A Special day in home decor for a Special Person

an accessory from jogarrard.com will last a lifetime; & in some cases will become collectible treasures to pass on to your children. framed prints & original artwork, floral models used in the past for teaching botany, Art models – horse & hand; Austin collectible figurines, Continue reading

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Restored Pre-War buildings In Down Town Sydney

Each hotel room having its own unique features. Feature; the hand held room numbers on each door, a typically Art Deco hand holding the room number. Very quirky! Love it! I really must commend the designers for their transformation of these two iconic buildings in the down town core of Sydney Australia. Continue reading

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luxury products; what are they & why are the wealthy not shopping?

Would you rather have a blown glass vase made by an anonymous glass blower somewhere in an Asian country, for example; or would you rather have a Lalique vase, signed by the artist with quality assured?. Just remember that Luxury has a price, and the price is quality assured. Will you settle for anything less? It’s your choice! So why are the Wealthy not shopping, they have always got value for money, because they do get what they pay for. Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season, Home Accessories, & Gift Giving;

Botanical models used for instructing students, not to mention some great furnishings & accessories for the guy in your life, and much much more. I couldn’t help but share this site, and these great finds. Michelangelo had several models created of the St Peters dome during the time he worked on it. These models are now a main attraction at the Vatican Museum. Many architects of renown collected models, not only for their exquisite workmanship, also for their value as decor in home & business. Continue reading

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DO YOU LOVE ME? DO YOU MOVE ME? DO YOU WANT ME?

It’s all about loving your purchases; that fabulous Painting you just can’t live without. Do you love it? That gorgeous solid cherry wood table, do you really want it? and that fantastic area carpet which ties it all together; does … Continue reading

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HOME DECOR SHOW OFFS! SHARE A PRIZED COLLECTION!

Years ago I used to own a picture framing shop; being an artist it was very beneficial owning a picture framing shop/gallery to properly display my art work. I also encouraged local artists to show their work in my gallery. … Continue reading

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MAGICAL M’dina Art Glass.

“Quotes) from Wikipedia; M’dina Glass was founded in 1968 by Michael Harris (1933-1994). Previously a tutor in glass blowing at the Royal College of Art London England. He became frustrated with the limitations of academia; this commercially minded innovator had … Continue reading

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FOR MEN ONLY! GIFTS & ACCESSORIES.

through centuries of exploration these tools, were all they possessed to navigate the world; guided only by compass, astrolabes, and the stars of the night sky, terrifying and exciting. Discover and enjoy an unbelievable collection from past eras. The Just for Men accents & accessories. Continue reading

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THE KING OF FRUIT, THE PINEAPPLE!

The Pineapple: Christopher Columbus is credited with its discovery on the Caribbean Island of Guadeloupe in 1493. Pineapples became an expensive and rare delicacy in Europe. They were a symbol of Power, Wealth, and Hospitality. The Pineapple was later adopted … Continue reading

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Summer Patio decor, west coast style

Hello again! We can’t all live by the sea, and enjoy a view of the ocean. We can however design with the flavor of the seaside in our accessories and paint color choices. We Pick up the marines and aquamarines … Continue reading

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