Tag: architecture

July 12, 2019 /
September 26, 2017 /

Face it, women have a peculiar affinity for a certain room in the house. And, I’m here to tell you why: sanctuary. Imagine, if you will, a bustling household on a typical morning. People teeming with questions and definitive statements, such as, “Is there any granola left? Where are my…

September 24, 2015 /

Hope the food was as creative as the signage…

September 24, 2015 /

1949 –  Van de Kamps Bakery and Drive-In: 1939 – Simon’s:

September 24, 2015 /

The best I can come up with for this architectural style is: whimsical. This is the Coffee Cup Cafe.

September 1, 2015 /

Constance Bennett had a house at 280 N. Carolwood Drive. It was designed by architect J.E. Dolena and built in 1937, for $37,000 — and it had a palatial twenty rooms. Interior of the Bennett residence: – – – This is the bedroom featured above:

August 23, 2015 /

I think this must have been a charity event at the Huntington Hartford Hotel in Pasadena: –