Beauty In an Object: The Log Box

February 21, 2013

20130221-065932.jpg Objects can add so much character to a room. The above boxes fashioned out of old logs and thick branches fit into that category. We have been carrying the log boxes at Watson Kennedy for quite some time. Each is truly a one of a kind work of nature. Every so often I am drawn to one and have to bring it home. Ahhhh, the temptation of the shopkeeper.

20130221-070419.jpg We often sell them to customers as little jewelry boxes. The top swivels open revealing a compartment inside the box that would work holding a variety of things.

20130221-070619.jpg But what I am drawn to is the uniqueness of each one. Singly, or massed together, they bring a bit of nature inside. The sun was shining so brightly the other day, the pair nestled together on our dining table, adding so much to the environment of the room.