Monthly Archives: March 2012

Product of the Week: 10

“Luxury” and “Green products” are no longer at odds with one another. I would like to introduce to many of you a new product by Trend USA. Trend makes luxury glass wallpaper but instead of the standard practices of using … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week:10 Q

Can you guess where this photo was taken? Take a close look at the women depicted, their posture, and style of fashion. This being a bas-relief sculpture created from stone can also assist you. This information should allow you to … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 09 A

         The answer to where the Photo was taken is Nikko, Japan at the Toshogu Shrine. A brief history to understand the temple… “Ieyasu Tokugawa was born in the warring states period. He survived the chaos, and unified … Continue reading

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Product of the Week: 09

This week I have selected American Clay. This product has some wonderful properties that not only make it green but smart and beautiful too. If you have been reading my other selected products you probably already guess it is non-toxic, … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 09 Q

Can you guess which country this photo was taken in? Do you know where this is at specifically or the function of this room? What do you think of the design of this room?  …the focal point, … use of … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 08 A

      The answer is: It is the “Interior of the Dome of St. Peter’s Basilica at The Vatican”. This church was built in the Late Renaissance period and finished in the Baroque period. It is a wonderful example … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 08 Q

Can you guess where this photo was taken? What time period or style is this interior representing? Do you think the architectural and interior design unite in this space?

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Product of the Week: 08

Vermont Natural Coatings: These stains and varnishes use whey protein, a byproduct of the cheese making process, instead of the typical toxic co-binders and carcinogenic solvents commonly used. Vermont has a large cheese manufacturing industry, and byproducts that result from … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 07 A

These photos were taken at the Auckland War Time Museum in New Zealand. They are photos of the Hotunui meeting house built by the Maori. “The meeting house that was originally a wedding gift from Ngati Awa in the eastern … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: 07 Q

Can you guess where this photo was taken? Do you know what this building is? What do you think of the design of this room’s wood carvings and textiles?

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