METAL

The Art and Craft of the Lightbulb

Jewelry for your bulb

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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Noticed: Something Not So Shiny but New

The making of a cuff

By Regina M. Connell. I’m not sure where this comes from but I’m incredibly picky about metals and finishes. Overall, patina and texture work for me, feels easier to live with and is more straightforward to blend with what you … Continue reading

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DxV: Adi Toch

PebbleBowl1

By Regina Connell. Brass, copper, even bronze: they’ve been having their heyday in the interiors world over the last few years. But whatever happened to silver? Not chrome, polished nickel and all those silver-colored items, but the real thing: Sterling, … Continue reading

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DxV: Lue Brass

DxV: Lue Brass

Regina Connell.   Trendy as it is, I’ve never been terribly enamored of brass. Copper, yes. Steel, yes. Silver, absolutely. Gold, well of course. But brass always felt, well, cheap. But over the last year, I’ve decided to make an … Continue reading

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