Monthly Archives: July 2012

A Magestic Italian Mirror

I’m always on the hunt for special things for my clients, and this past weekend at The Garage Flea Market in Chelsea, I spied a wonderful ornate gilt mirror within moments of my arrival. One client needed a special mirror … Continue reading

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Catch Me on “Market Warriors” Mondays at 9pm EST on PBS

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A French Copper Serving Station

For those who entertain a great deal, and who have good amount of space, there are lots of fun items that I see in my travels. These are items I love to buy because they often go overlooked because people … Continue reading

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Flea Wisdom

I spend an awful lot of time at flea markets…..shopping for myself, my clients, and now for a new show on PBS called “Market Warriors” (Mondays at 9pm ET). As such, I see so many things that stop me in … Continue reading

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A Vienna Bronze Canary

This weekend I found a few great pieces of furniture for a few of my clients while flea marketing. My haul included a wonderful Hollywood Regency bar cart, a framed Follies Folies Bergère photograph, and a great pair of Art … Continue reading

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Chiquita Banana

I’m not much of a cook, but I do love vintage cookbooks, especially ones from the 1940s with great punchy colors and graphics. I have a very colorful kitchen, and I love matting and framing these great little books so … Continue reading

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Roots And Wings

As many of you know, I’ve been busy traveling the country and filming “Market Warriors,” which premiered on PBS this past Monday night. With the launch of the show has come a wonderful surge of press coverage, including interviews with … Continue reading

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A Foo Dog Inkwell

I wrote last week about the estate auction of the NYC fashion icon and humanitarian Zelda Kaplan. Zelda had incredible, eclectic taste and, as such, had some amazing things. I was able to purchase a headboard, a bamboo desk and … Continue reading

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A Streamlined Water Pitcher

I believe there are always treasures to be found at flea markets, tag sales and antiques shops, and this weekend was a real slam dunk. In addition to finding some fantastic things at my local NYC flea market, I also … Continue reading

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American Modern Dinnerware

Russel Wright was a pioneer in the world of design. Wright is best known for “American Modern,” which the most widely sold American ceramic dinnerware in history. Produced from 1939-1959, American Modern completely reinvented the way people entertained. Wright believed … Continue reading

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