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Brief History of The James Driggs Shop

Brief History of The James Driggs Shop

Arc and Hammer came to fruition through the James Driggs Shipsmith in Mystic, CT. Starting her apprenticeship at age 15 Shelby began learning the r...

6 Victorian Era Fence Styles - For Historic Homes

6 Victorian Era Fence Styles - For Historic Homes

While materials have changed over the years, many styles have continued to honor a by-gone era. 

12 Ways to Avoid Tuscan Style when Incorporating Wrought Iron in Design

12 Ways to Avoid Tuscan Style when Incorporating Wrought Iron in Design

 Tuscan style is a thing of the past, and it should be left in the era of palazzo pants because 2018 demands sleeker, modern styles that feature crisp lines and square silhouettes.

Fireplace Cranes: A Decorative and Useful History

Fireplace Cranes: A Decorative and Useful History

Fireplace cranes throughout history have been staple pieces in colonial homes, as well as homes in the UK throughout the 19th century. They were us...