Author Archives: Regina Connell

Our Favorite Stores (Home Goods Edition)

By Regina Connell. Here are a few of our favorite, perhaps lesser-known places to shop online for new, alternative luxury home goods—those handcrafted with a strong, independent point of view. Alternative luxury isn’t always expensive, but it’s never cheap, which is … Continue reading

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The Art and Craft of the Lightbulb

By Regina Connell. Just a few years ago, it seemed there was always an incandescent lightbulb burned out around the house.  I’d forage in the closet where I kept them, only to realize I didn’t have the right shape/wattage on hand. I’d go out and buy … Continue reading

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elworthy studio: Where Art Meets Function

By Regina Connell. I have always been a little standoffish about wallpaper, most likely because I don’t particularly embrace pattern. And anyone who knows me will nod vigorously when I say I struggle with color. So the combination of color … Continue reading

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New Work: Siba Sahabi

By Regina Connell. We’ve long been huge fans of the category-defying Siba Sahabi, an Iranian/German artist working in Amsterdam. At first glance, her work looks like it’s made of clay: classical forms but with ribbed finishes that possess a simple, modern, slightly industrial crispness. But … Continue reading

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