Mermaid






This vase seemed to be waiting for me, right at the entrance at a flea marked last weekend. It is from the Icelandic ceramics factory Glit, and I would guess it is from the ’70s – although I really don’t know. I would very much like to know who made the drawing – does anyone … [Read more…]

Old things






I don’t have a beautiful home – not by any means. Decorating the house hasn’t been a priority for some years, but now I’m slowly starting to fix it up a little. But I do have some old interesting (at least to me) things that I enjoy very much. And as some of my regular … [Read more…]

Old things

Those lovely carved lamps have adorned my walls for a long time. They are the work of the Icelandic sculptor Ríkharður Jónsson, made very early in his career. I recently bought the lampshades. The British ebay seller claimed they are antique French ones. They might be – and they might not. They are lovely though, parchment with … [Read more…]