After she left and before I was called back to see what sort of damage genetics had wreaked
, and what sort of residual damage that would cause to my checkbook, I had a chance to flip through O Home.
I didn't get far before I stumbled on these lanterns from Juliska
. I have liked their glassware from the get-go, though thought they suffered from a bit of over-exposure for a while.
But these are dreamy. I like them individually, but they seem to want to group, no?
The round sea urchin looking one would be great fun at the beach either in a dressing room or a few over the kitchen island.
I love the starkness of the clear glass with the detail of the embellishments. And no detail has been lost on the function; the bulbs are brilliant.
As was my mother who always said, "You should be an orthodontist
. They work 3 1/2 days a week, get paid up front - and how many orthodontic emergencies can there be?" She knew as she had shuttled me and my sister back and forth through inherited cross bites and common crookedness
. Thank goodness that light bulb did not go off. To think I almost missed the fame and fortune of being a former grade school auction chair.