Posts Tagged ‘architecture’

Recently, during the First Fridays event in Libertyville (about 30 miles north of Chicago), I stumbled upon a charming shop called Leggy Bird Design. Little did I know what treasures I had been missing out on! It was actually this glowing lamp that lead me in… The shop is both a furniture & accessories shop, […]


I recently discovered Potterton Books. In New York they’re located on the ground floor of the D&D building but also have an outpost in California. This is hands down THE source to go to if you’re looking for a book you can’t locate elsewhere. Design, decorative arts, architecture, reference, bookplates even unique journals… their selection […]


Prairie Avenue books, a Chicago gem legendary for offering a huge selection of architectural and interior design related tomes (actually the largest architectural bookstore in the world) will be shuttering its doors mid next week. The selection runs from the small but interesting gift book to a 3 foot tall book of engineering drawings of […]


A while back Hearts on Fire introduced a series of jewelry pieces based on famous architectural sites around the world. Stunning, cool and completely over-the-top I immediately fell head over heels in love.. LONDON – Inspired by the British Museum Great Court and paying homage to the unique dome at the center of the room […]