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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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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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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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What to write about when you’ve drawn a blank?

I really have writers blank! Not writers Cramp! well let’s see what we can do about that. I have recently been checking out a lot of blog sites, on the advice of a veteran blogger. He says to post, post, … 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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Home Decor Coconut Accessory, the story!

Her cast Glass creations, reflect the Polynesian culture; with her glass canoes, Tiki’s, and Totem, she has captured the essence of Polynesia. Casting glass in the lost wax technique is time consuming and labour intensive and she pulls it off brilliantl Continue reading

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5 REASONS FOR BEING IN THE HOME DECOR INDUSTRY;

before I knew it I was importing home decor accessories, & buying from artists studios, some very unique collectibles to sell in the store such as Polynesian Art Glass, Art Glass from Malta; Willow Baskets from USA, Unique Pottery from the USA. Home accessories from Virginia, and sculptures from Texas and Phoenix Arizona, bird carvings from British Columbia. Continue reading

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DECORATIVE GLASS OR ART GLASS?

Decorative Blown Glass, or Original Art Glass? Knock offs of the masters, in the fields of Fine Art paintings,, Blown Art glass, and Sculptures. Affordable “Art” for the masses? You decide! Continue reading

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Decor and Glass; Shopping the World for You!

Some examples of Art glass, and the ways it can be displayed and decorated to fit into most home decors. shown is a glass table insert, a study of an August Macke original in glass. the Vase is mouth blown … Continue reading

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Quality Art Glass accessories, clues to Quality;

I will also show you some fused glass, another form of using glass in an art context. Fused Glass insert in this table, is another form of using glass in Art, much like a stained glass window, without the visible lead or copper joints, usual in stained glass. A wonderful accessory, and something unique and different for your home. Continue reading

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