Welcome to our Shop
Browse our curated collection of antique artifacts; regional costumes and ethnic adornments; upcycled and vintage fashion; and unique bespoke accessories for home and garden - all designed to enhance your lifestyle.
Welcome to the Garden of Curiosities!
Gardening and Garden Design, floral and tabletop styling have always
been an important part of my interests as a designer, collector, and
A variety of curated items and upcycled whimsies created
in our Atelier Carpe Diem workshop as well as original vintage and
antique items. Come back often as I continue adding to this section ...
you never know what you'll find!
Traveling the Silk Road
A curated collection of Asian and Islamic objects, regional costumes and jewelry from the many cultures that are Asia.
Souks of Plenty
Regional costume, ornaments and objects of art from the rich cultures of the desert diaspora.
Colors of the indus
Desert embroideries and sunset colors in the clothing and objects of the Indus Valley regions. India and Pakistan are home to some of the most beautiful clothing and textiles in the world. Celebrate the arts of this region. My life in India and travel into these areas were a major influence on my fashion and interior design tastes.
Through the Looking Glass
Curated collections of antique oddities, taxidermy, ethnographica, antique adornments for body and home, and bespoke creations including dioramas and domed treasures.
Nihil Sub Sole Novum
Nihil Sub Sole Novum is the story of how fashion trends from different historical periods have influenced and informed my design and my lifestyle over the years.
The story begins with the Mad Hatter, creating in her workshop, receiving the Divine Inspiration (Divinus Afflatus) to host a tea party.
Each of the characters invited to the party represents a period or
style that has influenced my own design aesthetic.
As each character is invited to the party, his or her collection is
introduced and made available in the shop.
The videos housed herein tell the story as it unfolds.
Nihil Sub Sole Novum: there is nothing new under the sun. Fashion
trends repeat, echoing over time. The most compelling styles are