is the new brass

Pattern on Pattern

wallpaper, pillows, uphostery

Golden Goodies

Being a natural magpie, I'm attracted to all golden things, but as you can see by the selection here, they're not super shiny. Each piece has a soft patina be it in solid gold, brass or bronze.

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Opalescent and Opal Hues are the newest in color!

pastel pinks, corals, blues, and aquas with creme all swirled together like the stones reinvent conventional patterns.

Wood Toys, Tools & Objects

Time to Unplug!

Don't forget to look away from the screen sometimes.

Check out some of our beautifully crafted analog gifts for the luddite in your life!

Feeling Blue?

Shop our selection of indigo hued dinnerware, linens, ceramics and games to cheer you up!


Black Stuff

There's plenty to pick from, because you know we LOVE black!

Shop the BLACKSTUFF collection HERE

say it......with neon


Design Talk by MV no. 27

Design Talk by MV no. 27

Honoring 50@50 - Celebration Quotations + Designer Pigeons Exhibit Throughout May! 

Last week I celebrated not only my 50th birthday, but also the 50th birthdays of many talented creatives from the New York City art and design community. Collected here are some of the very special commentaries on these incredible thinkers and artists, who all contributed an art pigeon (gotta click through to read more on that one!) to a scholarship silent auction, up at my shop through the end of the month.  

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Design Talk by MV no. 24

Design Talk by MV no. 24

The Evolution of a Maker and Their Brand: Retailing, Manufacturing, and Licensing

Heads-up: ***secrets contained inside** regarding what biz practice was my original bread and butter, the amount of product pitches I receive daily, and hints at some upcoming, as-of-now under wraps licensing projects. 

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MV featured on Interiors + Sources

MV featured on Interiors + Sources

The Here and Now of the Maker Movement

"The maker movement is all around us. It is a part of the shift toward re-humanization (versus automation), authenticity (versus the ethos of “mass market”), and the value of individuality (versus homogeneity). And we’re privileged to be a part of it." - Michele Varian

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