Chandlery shop

Visit the Calliope home decor store in New York City that was once a chandelier

If you’ve never bought from Calliope before, know that it’s set to become your new favorite destination for collectibles, unique vintage pieces and more. Once you’ve seen what you’ve been missing, you won’t want to leave (or stop browsing online). Roy Beeson At Calliope, small-batch items and unique products from manufacturers around the world are […]

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Urban caving: “Honest John” from Schlosser fittings

Artist Reginald Baylor recently opened his new studio at 211 W. Florida St. in Walker’s Point in a low-rise two-story building that actually has three addresses: 211, 215, and 219. But more importantly, this two-story building. rather modest appearance, also carries many years and a really interesting history. (Note: The art studio is no longer […]

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owner of Marlinespike Chandlery talks about craftsmanship | Advantages of the island

by Monique Labbé Tim Whitten, owner of Marlinespike Chandlery on Main Street in Stonington, describes his mind as “creatively technical”. Rightly so, because he is a successful rope artist who also holds a PhD. in mechanical engineering. “My mind works differently, I think,” Whitten said during a customer conversation at his store on Monday, July […]