Posts Tagged ‘Book’

Dixonary

October 31, 2013

We think you need to know how the Sex Pistols playing the Cains Ballroom in Tulsa, Oklahoma figure into this British designer’s story.

Click the image below to learn more about Tom Dixon’s new book for the modern mind…

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See what Architectural Digest and Elle Decor have to say about it.

Our opinion: a brilliant, entertaining, fascinating read for any creative person on your shopping list.

Pick up a copy at SR Hughes and form your own opinion.

Get Out There!

November 17, 2011

One of my favorite travel resources is the 36 Hours series published in the New York Times Travel section.  I love to get out, roam about, see what’s shakin’ … listen to how people talk, try a little of their favorite foods, check out the local flavor.  I think most people have a little of the adventure in their DNA, right?  No surprise then that Taschen’s 36 Hours:  150 Weekends in the USA & Canada is one of my favorite gift ideas this holiday season!  It’s just been released, so don’t fret … he/she doesn’t have it yet…

Stumped about where to spend a quick couple of days … flip this fabric covered book open to the map:

Pick an area nearby, select the region that falls within the area covered by your Southwest Airlines credit, or close your eyes and point.  Now, turn to that portion of the book (neatly separated by color code and colored ribbon bookmark for that section):

Follow Times illustrator Olimpia Zagnoli’s graphics to the spots you might want to investigate (Oh look! 2 dude-like figures hanging out in Provincetown or maybe  Fallingwater over there in the Laurel Highlands).  From “the great urban centers on everyone’s travel list to surprising locales with undiscovered character and charm,”  it’s all here.  Skip to the emblem for Harvard (just to the right of those Red Sox) and check out the section on Cambridge, MA…

The book, like the Times column, shows you what you need to know to have a great weekend anywhere in North America.  Columns originally written by all sorts contributors have been updated by former Times Travel editor Barbara Ireland, so everything is hot off the press.

For yourself or anyone with very little moss on their stone … this is a perfect way to give the gift of adventure!  A mere $39.99 and it’s done!

Now departing at the gift department in SR Hughes ….

Quick Picks At SR Summer Sale: Books, Accessories, Scents…

June 3, 2011

You don’t have to be ready to strap a sofa to your back after visiting our Summer Tent Event June 3-4-5.  There are tons of books, accessories, and scents to help you spruce up your nest!  Come see us under the tent at Center 1, Tulsa.

SR Hughes’s Favorite Things for the Holidays

December 16, 2010

If you’re like me, you still have a few gifts to buy this holiday season.  Come by SR Hughes and take a look at some of our favorite things.

Rina Menardi ceramics will take your breath away offering a wide range of beautiful colors with simple lines inspired by nature.

    

Oh Martha!  Martha Sturdy resin also offers delicious colors in various shapes in sizes that can be used a variety of ways in any home.

 

Antica Farmicista scents, handwash, body moisturizer and Burn candles will have your family and guests uttering “ohh la la”  long after the holidays are gone.

  

Not to be overlooked, SR Hughes’s book selection has a title for everyone.  Whether your love lies in travel, home, design, fashion or art we have something for you.

  


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