Last fall, New England born and bred fashion photographer Matt Albiani teamed up with West Coast real estate broker Ron Brand to open their beachy Mate Gallery in Montecito, the ritzy coastal community just south of Santa Barbara, CA. The East Coast-meets-West Coast tongue-in-cheek vibe includes everything from ships in a bottle to paint-by-numbers and original oil paintings. Add kilim-upholstered footstools, shark jawbones, and pennants, and you get the idea.
Young heroes will love helping the firefighters lift
the ladder, unroll the hose, and save the day! This play set includes a wooden fire truck with roll-up hose and lifting bucket ladder, plus three solid-wood play figures who can ride ...
"19th-century wood ladder by Mali's Dogon people, who
are among the oldest African cultures. The Dogon often built their homes in cliffs or on hills for protection. They would lean carved wooden ladders against the cliff and climb up to ...