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New arrivals daily! I use USPS PRIORITY SHIPPING most items! Ask for INTERNATIONAL. REASONABLE OFFERS considered. LAYAWAY PAYMENT PLANS interest-free! LIKE TooArtfulForYou at https://www.facebook.com/pages/TooArtfulForYou for 10% OFF coupon code & advance peek. MONEY BACK GUARANTEE for lost or damaged items or items that do not fit! I will do everything in my power to ensure that you have a satisfying shopping experience with me...
- All 400
- Art Paintings and Prints 37
- Home Decor Collectibles 115
- My Flipping Gypsy Photos 50
- My Handcrafted Jewelry 6
- Vintage Coats Apparel 71
- Vintage Belts Bags Shoes 45
- Vintage Hats Scarfs Ties 23
- Vintage Jewelry 46
- Vintage Robes Lingerie 6
- CLEARANCE ITEMS 1
ivoirefille on Sep 28, 2016
Awesome photograph and quick delivery.
Nikki Lewis on Sep 20, 2016
An Ongoing Quest for Objects of Beauty, Functionality, Innovation and Place
Trust me. I know mid century modern. I have lived it.
I will never forget the day I purchased my first, newly released Dansk Teak Pepper Mill or my first set of Le Creuset Coussance Pots in the original cast iron finish - before enameling in any color! The year was 1972. I was just 20 years old and outfitting my first apartment. I had worked for Georg Jensen (USA) at the Fashion Center in a suburb of the NY Metro Area for several years during high school and college, and became familiar with iconic design power houses like Royal Copenhagen, Kalevala Koru and Dansk.
I also had the privilege of working for jewelry designer Betty Cooke in her shop, The Store LTD in Baltimore. Here, I was introduced to Modern Minimalism at its essence, in the works of Arne Jacobson, Marimekko, Iittala and Heller. As a result of my early and formative work experiences, I developed an appreciation and a passion for beautifully designed, modern jewelry and objects in porcelain, stoneware, silver and bronze that has remained with me to this day.
Recently, I have added fashion and original works of art to the mix, again focusing mainly on Midcentury marvels, like Claire McCardell, Nelly de Grab, Lilli Ann, Vera and Lilly Pulitzer in addition to items manufactured exclusively for Midcentury Baltimore purveyors and flagship department stores with a storied past, such as John Wannanaker's, Peck & Peck, Hutzler's, and The French Shop.
Admittedly, I'm a true Virgo, a perfectionist. I am dedicated to finding and offering vintage items in like new condition. My ongoing quest is to find and sell only objects of Beauty, Functionality, Innovation and Place that another perfectionist like me would want to buy!
The name for my Etsy shop came from the realization that one can never be too artful - there exist infinite possibilities to create something new and different from scratch; to refresh or repurpose something old and outmoded; or to uncover elements that inspire unexpected synergies and surprise endings. In my personal "sheltered workshop," creativity abounds. I hope you have a good time exploring my latest projects.
Accepted payment methods
- Accepts Etsy gift cards
Combined shipping charges available for multiple purchases upon request.
Order(s) will be cancelled and item(s) re-posted if payment is not received in 5 days of purchase commitment, except such case (s) where the customer has communicated with me.
International shipping is also available and international shipping charges will be adjusted upon request.
Refunds and Exchanges
Convo me and explain the problem. Repairs or refunds will be arranged for lost or damaged merchandise.