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hewn & hammered
North America
Hewn & Hammered is devoted to all aspects of the Arts & Crafts movement and its revival, including Mission, Prairie and Craftsman art, craft and architecture.
Interests: graphic design, typography, arts & crafts architecture, grammar
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I can’t even remember the price because I love this so much. My new tattoo. Here’s a link. And it comes in kids’ sizes! Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Faute Couture
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$159, free ship. It’s “vintage,” yet comes in three sizes. Hmm. Anyway, you know what to do with this one. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Faute Couture
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$62, free ship, a little late for burning man though and these fabrics don't really look desert-appropriate Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Faute Couture
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$32-something, and you too can be Hard Gay’s nemesis, Gold Gay. They sell the top, too. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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Thirteen bucks, free slooooow shipping, and you too can live in the Williamsburg of the Mind. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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This would be better in a formal suit than sweats, I think. $80-something, free shipping. Perfect for wearing to your favorite ramen-shop-front-for-a-money-laundering-operation. Comes in sizes that would actually fit a normal-to-wide western human being. Also, Harajuku Bruce Jenner, dooo itttttt. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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US$35 or so & free shipping. Not sure about this one. I’m not sure about any of these, but especially this one. I guess if you were into both Yes and Rush you might be able to pull it off, if you tied your hair up with a string or... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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$30, free shipping, and actually wearable. The Chinese XXL is about a US large. Don't even talk to me about ska, man. I hate ska. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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$59.50 with free shipping, but don’t even think about it if you aren’t Psy. Although I think I once saw Madeleine Albright rockin something similar. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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US$28.82, free ship. Wear this to a rave at Anton LaVey’s house, or maybe The Gathering of the Juggalos. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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US$25.29; sold by “Loving Hut Moment by Moment,” and that is all you need to know about that. Also: hash oil is so 2009! Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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US$45.60, free shipping. You could wear these if you were Robyn or one of the cute moms at my daughter’s gradeschool. Maybe. In sizes up to a 32-inch waist, you lucky skinny bastards. I would wear the hell out of these if they came in fatass. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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US$26.64, free shipping. Maybe a nice chianti and some fava beans? Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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US$55; free but slow international shipping. Various patterns available, sizes through XXL (approximately an American large). Five or six other vendors at the same site carry this, so you might find it in other sizes, different prints, or a lower price. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Faute Couture
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Celebrated as Monterey Peninsula's "Refuge by the Sea," Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds has been restored to its former glory. Preservation architecture firm, Page & Turnbull, played an important role in the Phoebe Apperson Hearst Social Hall and the Mary Ann Crocker Dining Hall. Phoebe Apperson Hearst Social Hall In this building, Page & Turnbull removed alterations that were... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2014 at Hewn and Hammered
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The house I grew up in, in Berkeley, California, is for sale. We moved out in the 1980s, and the current owner/seller has been there since; the house looks mostly unchanged. It's probably the nicest neighborhood in the East Bay, but I am biased ... if you're looking for a beautiful Mediterranean Revival home for a small family, though, you... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2014 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Creative Commons-licensed photograph by Martin Pettitt. Underfloor heating provides a high spec and luxury alternative to the traditional radiator system that many households use, and its benefits are well-known throughout the industry. However, the installation of underfloor heaters equates to more than just an aesthetically pleasing finish,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2014 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Creative Commons-licensed photograph by Dave Huehn. There is absolutely no way to deny the fact that demolition is exciting and a really fast part of the construction places. The home can be removed entirely even in 2 days when working with a professional and in thorough remodeling... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2014 at Hewn and Hammered
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pictured: the Brewery Gulch Inn in Mencodino, CA A recent thread at American Bungalow's online forums gives very truncated run-down of Craftsman-style hotels throughout the United States; I've started there and added a number of others. Take a look at the list below, and add any of your personal favorites by commenting on this entry. The Grove Park Inn Resort... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2013 at Hewn and Hammered
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partnered post • by Tali Wee of Zillow Given the wide variety of home upgrades available today, house hunters are even pickier about what they are looking for in a potential home. Without the proper fittings, a standard home can get lost among those with voice-activated garage doors and state-of-the-art wine cellars. A Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate study... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2013 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Decorating a small home or cosy apartment is never easy. From tight corners to tiny hallways, choosing furniture and accessories that make your home feel bigger than it really is requires a creative mind and an eye for detail. From carefully placed mirrors to intelligent furniture selection,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2013 at Hewn and Hammered
Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Among the window treatments available in the market, window blinds remain popular among homeowners for good reasons. When properly selected and installed, they can make a big difference in the overall interior aesthetic of a home. They can also significantly reduce heat transfer and reflect most natural... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2013 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Creative Commons-licensed photograph by Jeremy Levine Design. If you are remodelling your home, then making eco-friendly considerations is an excellent way to make sure that any additions or modifications to your home are not only long lasting, but also energy efficient and carbon friendly. Although the most... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2013 at Hewn and Hammered
Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. Do you find you have a build up of condensation on windows in your home? If so, then you will need to take some simple steps to keep this to a minimum as over time, it could begin to cause problems. What is condensation? Condensation forms when... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2013 at Hewn and Hammered
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Note: this is a partnered post and consideration was received for its publication. CC-licensed image by Susan Serra, CKD. They say that good food is often a product of love—love for family, love for service, or love for cooking. However, without a conducive environment, this love may not translate into scrumptious meals. A conducive environment in this regard means a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2013 at Hewn and Hammered