Heidi Merrick began her ready-to-wear line in 2006 with a four-piece collection she draped, patterned and sewed herself. In 2010 she launched her home goods. The influence of her father, legendary surfboard shaper Al Merrick, is evident in Merrick’s passion for craftsmanship, the ocean and clean design. A native Californian, she manufactures responsibly and locally, and lives in Silverlake with her husband Johnny and little girl Hiver.
Pair of Victorian Staffordshire Spaniel spill vases, circa
1880. Each decorated on the front with molded detail on the flat backs. Bright polychrome hand-painting and gilding. Shown in “Staffordshire Spaniels” by Adele Kenny, page 117. Minor loss to the interior ...
Late-19th-century tapering square hand-painted chinoiserie vase with vibrant
flowering branches in yellow, red, blue, green and gold gilt accents. Marked "Hand Painted, Nippon" with the Morimura Brothers, Japan hallmark. Light wear, loss of gold.
Beautiful large vintage French faience double-handled vase in
Gien's stunning Pivoines pattern. Large peonies bloom all over this entirely hand-painted piece. Lovely applied handles in shades of sapphire and sky. Marked "Gien France" with a company castle mark used from ...