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Neon Museum Las Vegas

For this installment of Away Things, I’m sharing the fun, fast hour we spent last weekend at the Neon Museum in Las Vegas. This outdoor museum is not only sassy, it’s also surprisingly beautiful. There’s just something irresistible about these out-to-pasture remnants of Viva Las Vegas. Also known as the Neon Boneyard, the museum features [...]

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The Prince of the Pleasure Palaces

R. Thomas

For the weekend. . . Check out Jonah Lehrer’s fascinating article in the March 26th issue of The New Yorker about designer Roger Thomas and how his interiors revolutionized Las Vegas casino décor.  Lehrer quotes Thomas, who maintains a weekend home here in Northern California, as saying that he doesn’t design interiors based on focus groups, [...]

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Kathryn Pritchett

writes about Things Elemental — where we find shelter, why we connect, what sustains us and how we strut our stuff.

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    • Because the air is still toxic, we stayed inside and faced another hazardous situation—our downstairs store room. While working through some of the unopened boxes we moved 4 years ago we came across the round teak disc that fits the hole in the center of our old Smith & Hawkin patio table (see upper half of photo). It’s been missing for years. I mean years. Figured it was lost for good. Happy to be wrong.