Salon-goers in 18th-century France frequently played loto, which most Americans know as bingo.
The limited-edition Omas Marte fountain pen references man’s fascination with Mars.
Italian pen maker Tibaldi has teamed with Bentley Motors for a special-edition collection that pays homa
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Peter Finer is a different sort of gun nut.
Pen maker Montblanc was founded in Hamburg, Germany, in 1906, the same year that jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels opened in Paris’ Place Ven
Call it sculpture for your wrists.
It is January, and David Calvo’s studio is quiet, just as he prefers at this time of year.
The Item. This is the passport that Wilt Chamberlain carried during his travels to Europe and the Soviet Union with the Harl
William Jamieson’s wares are not for the faint of heart.
The art of Japanese porcelain making is at the core of Sailor’s Arita writing instruments.
Omas and Maserati, both founded in Bologna, Italy, set out to create a sleek expression of their respective craftsmanship.
Evan Penny’s portrait sculptures can be painstakingly realistic and at the same time completely absurd.
The cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles, Bayard Sharp Hall at the University of Delaware, and the Kimmel Center for the Per
The featured items in Henry Taron’s next auction of antique walking sticks (the British term for "canes") might make you wonder why the ac
Trevi Fountain, one of Rome’s most famous sculptural masterpieces, is immortalized in the Trevi collection of pens from Stipula.
The private salon of Countess Ottilie von Faber (1877-1944) was the inspiration for this year’s Graf von Faber-Castell Pen of the Year. Th
Man’s Room, the new accessories collection from 23-year-old Serbian designer Damjan Popovac (
It might look like a pig, but this bronze, 2,500-year-old Chinese wine vessel actually takes the form of a tapir, an animal related to horses
Lawrence Yerkes heals ailing books.
The $74,000 Sveid corkscrew (www.sveid.com) might be more expensive than
In Japan, as in the United States, companies have been printing baseball cards for about as long as teams have been playing the sport.
Kelly Wearstler describes the items in her new home accessories line—the interior designer’s first—as "special"; unusual might be an equally
Gloria Books’ New York (www.glorialuxury.com), a 26-pound, 700-page, Italian-silk-
One of the latest creations from German clock maker Matthias Naeschke is a $70,000, 10-pound table clock called L’amour (