“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 […]
“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 […]
“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 […]
PRODUCT REVIEW: Spirit of Spring Flower Twins Statues: Fleurs du Printemps and Fleur d’Ete Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend. Rating: thanks for this figurines are fantastic. I LOVE IT
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 […]
PRODUCT REVIEW: “The Red Devil” Dragon Statue Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend. Rating: Beautiful, quality piece with exquisite details, especially on the wings, face, and tail. He has a great facial expression, and he is very real looking. Highly recommend for anyone who likes dragons.
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 […]
PRODUCT REVIEW: Horus, Egyptian Falcon God Statue Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend. Rating: this product is solid in quality as well as appearance
PRODUCT REVIEW: “Prayer for the Fallen” Angel Statue by artist Anne Stokes Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend. Rating: The design is just fabulous, the details are remarkable and the overall statue has a great visual impact.
PRODUCT REVIEW: Raised Expectations Elephant Wall Sculpture Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend. Rating: Although it could have been a bit larger, It looks great over the wall mounted tv in my home. If you’re an elephant lover like I am you will absolutely love this.