“Traditional, stylish, and full of surprises” best describes LA-based design entrepreneur Hillary Thomas. Her retail shop, with its fresh, inspiring mix of products and carefully curated finds, has been profiled in House Beautiful, Elle Decor, Architectural Digest, Real Simple, Lucky, Lonny, and top design blogs across the country. With a bold aesthetic she dubs “Vintage Chic,” Hillary aims to make the world a prettier and happier place--one irresistible interior and accent at a time.
Midcentury ceramic ashtray from the Bird Isle collection
of Marc Bellaire. Bellaire apprenticed under Sascha Brastoff in the late 1940s and early 1950s, then operated his namesake pottery in Culver City, California from 1953 through the early 1960s.
Absolutely exquisite Hermes French porcelain cigar ashtray with
a fanciful bird bearing a bead necklace. Tulips and butterflies decorate the borders, enameled to resemble marble. Marked "Hermes Porcelaine Paris Made in France."