The Moving History of Antique Secretary Desks

“Still, something about writing made me spend large hours of my free time at my desk.” –John Grisham The history of the “secretary desk” is a long and very interesting one. Originally taking its name from the French word for writing desk, secretaire, it is a term for a rectangular desk, usually taller than it […]

New Autumn Décor from Basil Street Gallery

“Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting and autumn is a mosaic of the all.” – Stanley Horowitz Basil Street Gallery, a diverse and comprehensive catalog of fine interior décor, extraordinary objets d’art and replica antiques, has recently been expanded and now this extensive collection is featured on Design Toscano’s website. Presented […]

New Autumn Décor from Design Toscano

“Autumn is a second spring where every leaf is a flower.” –Anonymous As summer slowly slides into fall — my favorite time of the year — we have a lot to look forward to. And now it has gotten even more exciting as I just recently attended the Design Toscano Autumn New Product Launch. The […]

Beautiful

PRODUCT REVIEW: “Versailles Maidens” Sculptural Mantel Clock Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend. Rating: I echo what the other reviewers have said. This piece is beautiful and looks like it belongs in a museum. It took me a minute to figure out where to put the battery 😉 (the clock face on the front […]

I love this product as an add-on for Sculpted walls.

PRODUCT REVIEW: “Demure Pose” Male Torso Wall Sculptures: Head Left Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend. Rating: I knew the height of the piece before I purchased it, but I thought it would look good on a short corner wall in my bedroom. It now hangs with 5 more sculptures on my main entrance […]