Category Archives: handmade

AZADEH SHLADOVSKY

Admiring these wooden cube sculptures by Azadeh Shladovsky. Read an interview with her here.

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MATTER MATTERS

Grace, of Design*Sponge, recently blogged about Matter, a weekly design destination of hers based in Manhattan. I clicked through the post to view and learn more about Matter and I have yet to stop drooling over EVERYTHING featured on the website. Above, a few of my favorites.

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HEPSI KILIM RUG

One day, I will steal all the rugs from loom, spread them out on the floors of my abode and endlessly roll around on them feeling every fiber of their magnificence. (Partially joking, mostly serious)

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A KIND OF DISGUISE

Two years ago, A Kind of Disguise made a trip to the middle east and bought used carpets from countries around the Persian Gulf. The carpets were then used to make a limited collection of 100 bags. Each bag is unique and handmade in Germany.

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LOS CABALLOS

“Los Caballos” Bronze horses by Salvadore Dominquez.

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ANVE

This Anve clutch is too good to be true. I feel like I’ve fallen in love with simplicity all over again. Consider our romance rekindled.

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GOLLLLLLD

This african blesbok skull from Earth Sea Warrior is airbrushed with 24K gold. Oh, you fancy, huh?

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AS THE SAYING GOES . . .

Friends don’t let friends move to San Francisco — or something like that, right? My good friend J recently packed his bags and headed west. My heart hurts today as I struggle to entertain the thought that we will no longer be able to rendezvous regularly and talk about seemingly nothing and everything for three [...]

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FIND A PENNY . . .

Put it in this handmade coin pouch by MJOLK.

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