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Art nouveau

When I’m not drooling over the vintage jewelry on 1stdibs, the vintage and antiques website, I’m checking out the antique furniture. I love the sinuous shapes of art nouveau from the late 19th and early 20th century. Louis Majorelle is … Continue reading

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La Poétesse du métal

Recently on 1stdibs, one of my favorite places to drool over vintage jewelry, they were featuring designs by Line Vautrin, whom they described as la poétesse du métal (lah po-ay-tes due maytal). I’d never heard of her before, but I … Continue reading

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Faire un copier-coller de

I love to cruise the virtual pages of 1stdibs to drool over vintage clothing, fabulous jewelry, and exquisite furniture. I then save all my favorites on Pinterest. Why, I’m not sure. Nonetheless, my browsing hurts no one and I occasionally … Continue reading

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Mettre à sac

On the second day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…an Hermès (airmez) Kelly bag. The iconic purse was introduced by Hermès in 1935 as the sac à dépêches or dispatches bag. It gained its new name when the former … Continue reading

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