This young designed created a collection of
Art Deco lights. He wanted to show them off in a stunning palazzo. Well, he couldn’t afford one. Besides, how would he get all of his potential clients and customers to come to his palazzo. The palazzo needed to be able to go to them. So he made his own. Portable.
Tesla Energy Powerwall mounted on the wall to the left
In case you missed it, one of our world’s great visionaries, Elon Musk, announced Tesla Energy last week, specifically the Tesla Powerwall.
What is it?
The sun only shines part of the day, making the energy generated by solar energy systems unavailable at night. With the Tesla Powerwall, your solar…
More teasers before the great unveiling, hopefully within 3 weeks!
A mere reflection of things to come…
What Is It?
And the tricky art of color selection… Which one was chosen (if any)?
Color, Color, on the Wall: which is the fairest of them all?
How long has it been since I’ve blogged? Weeks and weeks! Since December 7th, to be exact—over a month! In the past 10 years I don’t think I’ve ever gone a whole month without blogging! But life got really, really insanely busy.
I have moved back to Atlanta—talk about a time- and task-intensive process!
I’m still utterly depressed about returning …
Gerber Baby Anne Turner Cook now 87 years old
OK, so I’m easily amused!
I am often fascinated by the hint in a baby’s face of what the adult will look like.
Here’s a great example:
In 1927, Dorothy Gerber was straining vegetables through a seive to make them edible for her baby daughter Sally. Her husband, Daniel Gerber, owned
Most people make spectacles
themselves. I know I have certainly done so. But this week I have placed new spectacles of on myself.
I decided to go with something that combines vintage with a dash of stylish singularity that makes a bit of a statement. I now consider myself old enough to make such statements!
My New Glasses: Notice the
Strictly for the birds is actually also for dogs. These are cleverly designed little bird houses and dog houses. When you want to give a home to your feathered or fury friends, check these out.
Oh, we need these out here in
California! I would love one for an in town getaway when I needed to gain back my sense of balance! Dutch Cube Houses – Rotterdam, Netherlands
I wish I had known about these when I was in
Holland. I would have made an effort to tour one! But this video … Continue reading
I came upon this curious article,
8 Punctuation Marks That Are No Longer Used. It’s great and is now making the rounds on the internet!
I only wish these two punctuation marks were included in computer fonts. They’re very practical: the percontation mark for
rhetorical questions and the ironieteken mark for irony.