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AltLuxe: In Praise of Specificity

Specifics of necessity

By Regina Connell. When I was in Japan a few years ago, I went to a place called Tokyu Hands. It blew me away: floor after floor of stuff, so much of it incredibly specific. A container to hold sliced tomatoes … 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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Noticed: Sandra Torres Fine Porcelain Ware

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By Dominique Koudsi. I’m starting to believe more and more that finding, much less owning, something with personality and quirks and a one-of-a-kind sparkle is becoming a rarity, even an indulgence. Trends might certainly have their place in my life, … Continue reading

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