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Proud to be a Multi-National

The "Buy Local" movement is fabulous - we love it. We also like to source product from all over the world - when you're searching for the BEST product the world offers, that necessitates you search the whole world - and that's exactly what we've done to bring you the more innovative and beautiful...

Ptolemy's map and the importance of accuracy...

The 15th C. European explorers like Vasco de Gama and Magellean had it tough - not only did they have crappy boats, but they had no idea where they were going.  We have to give Ptolemy some credit - he's the first cartographer that had a pretty successful round globe painted on a 2-dimensional surface....

Maps as Abstract. Maps as Familiar.

Maps are good for the soul - they provide a detailed aerial view of the real places you love - where you had your first kiss, where you dream to own a house, islands you want to explore by boat... you can write names and dates right on these maps...