We’re really excited to feature and introduce Daniel VanHall and Gail Shields-Miller on Second Hand Social today! These photos are from a gut renovation and decoration of a suite at the Lombardy Hotel on East 56th Street in New York City. Gail and I believe a truly interesting interior has an eclectic mix of objects […]
In a book review, Sweeping the German Nation by Nancy Reagin (New York 2007) Jason Crouthamel observes there’s no shortage of fodder for historians about the nature of the German national character. Some of the most telling artifacts that have migrated from German attics to flea market stalls are the stacks of linens embroidered with […]
Do you have a knack for finding bizarre items at garage sales or flea markets? Sometimes these whacky finds just do the trick when it comes to home decorating, and other times they make a great gag gift.
So we wanted to know (and see) what kinds of thi…