The star of my show 'Twilight in Tanzania' was this beauty:
'Paxton Gate once described by Time Out London as resembling Martha Stewart Meets David Lynch—is a store known for its almost magical mix of neo-Victorian delights, eclectic animal and plant ephemera, taxidermy, exotic plants—including the carnivorous variety—framed and mounted insects, jewelry, affordable art, furniture, unique gardening tools and more.'
It is a magical place that makes me feel like a child every time I enter the door!
Not only can you stimulate your inner science nerd, but it is a great place to shop for local art. Last year Jennifer Ament was the featured artist in my Serving up Style space. Here is a selection of her fabulous art in the store:
You can also find cool sculptures...
...and delightful art for your kids!
Stop by Paxton Gate! Once you do you will irresistibly drawn back time and time again to delight your senses and find the unique gift, or piece of art that will connect your interiors to the natural world.
'We need the tonic of wildness...At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us because unfathomable. We can never have enough of nature.' ― Henry David Thoreau, Walden: Or, Life in the Woods