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Katerina Bulovska

The longcase clock first appeared in the second half of the 17th century and hasn’t changed much since then. It is widely known as the “grandfather clock”, not because it is commonly found in a house of an elderly person, but due to a song that dates from 1876. During a visit to England, American […]

Milica Sterjova

The history of the pressing iron is closely connected to the history of fashion. Different ironing devices have been made, in order to respond to the different kinds of clothes in fashion around the globe. The idea of using heat to iron clothes came to Europe from China somewhere in the 12th century. Before electricity […]

Verica Sitnik

The Rebecca Nurse Homestead, and also a large monument which is settled over Rebecca Nurse’s remains, is located at 149 Pine Street, Danvers, Massachusetts. The house is a historical colonial building constructed around 1700. Rebecca Towne Nurse was born on February 21, 1621, and was executed during the Salem Witch Trials on July 19, 1692. […]

Milica Sterjova

Located in Dedham, Massachusetts, built in the middle of the 17th Century, Fairbanks house is the oldest standing wood-framed house not only in New England but also in the north-eastern region of the United States. It is one of the most important houses in America’s history and a symbol of the country’s colonial past. It was built for […]

Verica Sitnik

During the Rococo period, which begins in the early 18th century, the Italian states were conquered by Austria, France, and Spain. Only a few of them remained independent, including the Republic of Venice and the Republic of Genoa, Lucca. Italian Rococo interior design is related to furniture, frescos, home decorations, and even artistic designs. Under […]

Milica Sterjova

Inspired by Tennyson’s poetry about the Arthurian figure the Lady of Astolat, the Astolat Dollhouse Castle was created between 1974 and 1987.  It is officially the most valuable dollhouse in the world, with an estimated value of $8.5 million. It is 9 feet tall, weighs more than 800 pounds, and has 29 rooms. The dollhouse […]

Petra Bjelica

Few things evoke a feeling of Christmas as much as dazzling lights. Traditional or solar, mini or LED, multi-colored or white, these holiday must-haves come from a tradition of lighting candles. In the beginning, aesthetics had nothing to do with the tradition of lighting lights. Since there was no central heating to make the long […]

Milica Sterjova

Secessionsstil in Austria, Modernismo in Spain, Jugendstil or Reformstil in Germany, Secesja in Poland, Stile floreale in Italy. Different names, different countries, some differences in style but the same idea – Art Nouveau. The international “new art” style was particularly popular between 1890 and 1910. It rapidly developed as a transition between old and new. It […]