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I came across this recently and bought it due to the interesting use of aluminum and wood - knowing that Russel Wright was fond of pairing woods and metals, and that he had done work for the Cornwa


Recent Gallery Posts

karoff original #350 Cruet Set

karoff #350 Cruet Set
karoff #350 Cruet Set 1950s

I think I like the label as much as the piece itself. Now off to find the glass!

Ernest Hagerstrom

Ernst Hagerstrom Cocktail Shaker
Cocktail Shaker

This cocktail shaker is an exciting new find for me.

Ben Seibel

Ben Seibel Jenfred Ware fish bank
Jenfred Ware bank

Here is a Jenfred Ware bank designed by Ben Seibel.  It has quite a complex patina! 


cigar lighter

art deco lighter

Cathrineholm Enamelware Bowls

Cathrineholm Enamelware Bowls

These MCM enamelware serving/mixing bowls were designed by Grete Prytz Kittelson and manufactured by Cathrineholm of Norway.  I especially like the Lotus pattern in various shad

Fun Find


Goodwill $1.35 after my discount! So cute.

More Don Drumm knobs

More Don Drumm knobs

Here is another set of 10 pairs of knobs

Plus there is one big knob to use on the pantry door.

I consider these things genius design to live with every day.