On a recent road trip to Florida, my husband and I were able to stop overnight in Charlotte, NC. Since neither of us had ever been there, we decided to see if we could visit an attraction for a short while before continuing our drive. Since we stopped on a Sunday, there weren't a … [Read more...]
Steampunk Home Decor
Steampunk decor can add a nuance to any room, a panache that gives depth and excitement to your home or office. These decor items range from large to small, wall decor to tabletop decor in shades of brown, burgundy and brass.
If you are looking for a small Valentine's gift for a steampunk fan, you may want to consider a steampunk coffee mug. We thought that we would offer an array of steampunk coffee mugs (or tea mugs) featuring one of steampunk's favorite motifs, the octopus. We went to two of our … [Read more...]
Apothecary jars have become popular decorating accessories for several reasons. First of all, they are cool-looking. You can add them to a display, countertop or centerpiece to add interest. They come in different shapes and sizes which makes them practical for holding … [Read more...]
Mercury glass, although named for the silver liquid, was never made from mercury when used for tableware and home decor. Originally mercury did form the backing on mirrors, but since it is poisonous was never used for any items regularly handled in a household. Because of the … [Read more...]
Fantasy artist Myka Jelina currently resides in the Missouri Ozarks. She is recognized for her paintings of young girls with eclectic, glossy eyes wearing gothic, modern, or classical clothing. Myka Jelina's art expresses the relationships between light and dark and beauty and … [Read more...]