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Collection by MARTA ERIQUEZ • Last updated 2 days ago

Seahorse Door Handle

Fabulous Seahorse Door Handle

This is truly a work of art, isn't it? I never would have thought of using a seahorse motif if I were designing a door handle but I think...

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ANCHORS. I love nautical.

seahorse art...

Oyster Garland

Seaside Reception: Oyster Garland & Coral Centerpiece - Once Wed

Most of our cover shoot, ‘Daughters of Poseidon,’ was held together by the color palette of an oyster shell. One of the things I knew I wanted to do from the beginning was an oyster shell garland. The top image is in the magazine, the bottom two are not. Come back tomorrow for a tutorial on how to make the oyster garland in the top and bottom images. But I’ll go ahead and tell you: the coral used as a …

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Ross Bruggink


Issue#6: Brass Colonial Instruments

When early American colonists were first surveying the seemingly unlimited tracts of land in this new continent, brass became the material of choice for 18th century colonial instrument makers due to its durability and beautiful ornamental qualities.

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DIY Entrance Hallway Makeover with BeadBoard Part I! + A GIVEAWAY - life by the sea

So hello, here we are again, in my tatty little cottage on Sydney’s beaches talking about all things white, vintagey, beachy, coastal. I aim to please ;-) Thanks for all who guessed in the impromptu giveaway posts today…too funny…yeah I am a wicked old teasing Beach Cottage Witch….I really enjoyed this, that’d be my warped sense …

Thomas Tuttell scrimshaw sundial, early 19th century. Ivory and brass, 14 × 8 cm (5.5 × 3.1")

Sailors, Whalers, Fantastic Sea Voyages (1750-1900)

source We have studied sailors before, but we focused mainly on explorers and pirates, the sailors of the 17th and 18th centuries. Now that we are studying the 19th century, we took another look at the sailors of this time period. This time period was dominated by the whaling ships. The 19th century whaling industry was one of the most prominent businesses in America. Hundreds of ships setting out from ports, mostly in New England, roamed the globe, bringing back whale oil and other products…

nautical envelope liner