The ideal, refined complement for desktop or bureau, this old-world style, leather box immediately brings to mind images of Italy. Exquisitely crafted, the box gives the impression that it was found in a little store on a hidden cobblestone street in Rome or Florence. The rich, brown leather is handsomely decorated with a golden design atop the box. At first glance, the design appears to be swirling leaves, but on careful study, the shape of a dragon emerges. Soft, crème suede lines the interior of the box, contrasting elegantly with the brown leather exterior. The box locks with a golden tasseled key. 7-7/8" x 6" x 2-3/8". (Item #1307)
The impressive Dalvey Skeletal Pocket Watch opens on both sides to reveal its beautiful mechanical movement. Precision deep-engraved with the Latin inscription: TEMPUS NEMINEM MANET: TIME WAITS FOR NO MAN. This precision engineered skeletal pocket watch incorporates a quality shock resistant, 36-40 hour mechanical movement, with a separate seconds dial. The scratch resistant glass lens and windows ensure that the face is clearly read. The lids protect the watch, and pop open at the press of a button. Supplied with a pocket watch chain and stand. The watch measures 2" in diameter x 1/2" thick when closed. The chain with clip measures 8" long and the stainless steel stand measures 4" high. (Item #DAL-SKEL)
At first glance, this unique, hand-made leather accessory box with a ribbed spine appears to be an antique, leather-bound book resting on its side. The box lid opens to display a compartment measuring 3-1/2" x 3-1/2" that holds a memo pad and a smaller compartment for paper clips or other small desk accessories. Made of smooth, dark brown leather and lined inside with a lighter brown, slightly textured leather, the box measures 5” x 7” x 2”. (Item #1875)
Inspired by St. Elmo's Fire, this highly engineered travel alarm clock has a unique press and glow feature, which sets it apart from any other time piece. Hand-polished to a mirror finish, the case of the St. Elmo Clock is precision-made from stainless steel and embellished with the Dalvey badge, which may be engraved. The interior of the case is lined with an antique map design. The hours are marked by large Roman numerals. From Scotland's Grants of Dalvey, known for producing unusually fine gifts from a more gracious age. Battery operated. (Item #0177)
Strikingly elegant, this abalone mother of pearl pen set projects a distinguished and memorable image. The rollerball and ballpoint pen set is encased in a black laminate box with a woven design on the lid, which may be personalized for corporate orders. The underside of the box is covered with protective black felt. The box measures 8” x 3-½” x 1-5/8”. (Item #1735)
With all of the quality, refinement and functionality of the Dalvey travel alarms, plus a larger size, snooze feature, and additional detailing, this Grand Odyssey Alarm Clock will be treasured for its distinctive design and its usefulness. The clock has a gold-plated engraving badge, rim around the clock face, and crown, which contrast beautifully with the highly polished stainless steel casing. Antique map designs decorate the center of both sides of the interior of the case. Easily visible black Roman numbers circle the intricately textured, ivory-colored face. The case opens by pulling up on the gold crown. Measures 3.9" in diameter x 3/4" thick when closed.(Item #DAL-GRAND-ODY)
Expertly crafted by Italian artisans, this exquisite leather watch box is the ideal, refined complement for desktop or bureau. The rich, mottled, caramel brown leather is handsomely decorated with an ornate shell design atop the box. The sides of the box are slightly curved, softening and adding interesting detail to the rectangular shape. Soft, taupe suede lines the interior of the box, which has compartments for holding up to six watches. Tooled leather lines the interior edges and compartments. The box locks with a golden tasseled key. 9-1/2" x 7-1/4" x 3-1/2". (Item #1843)
Rounded mahogany casing with a piano finish surrounds the golden face of this see-through clock. The gold-tone gear mechanism of the clock is exposed for view in the center. A golden circle with black Roman numerals marks the hours., while a smaller golden circle tracks the seconds. 7-1/2" high x 8" wide x 1-3/4" deep. (Item #1831)
This sophisticated line of desk accessories is designed and produced by a company located in the Basque region of northern Spain that has been in business since the 1920's. The chrome on each is painstakingly hand-polished to a mirror finish. Felt lines the underside of each to protect furniture. Choose one or a combination to create a distinctive look for the desktop:
Made of black metal with polished chrome accents, the stapler measures 5-1/8" x 2-1/4" x 3-3/4". Includes a starter box of staples. (Item #2171)
Gives a cell phone a stylish place to rest and re-charge. The charging cord easily fits underneath the chrome supports. 4-1/4" square x 2-1/2" high. (Item #2174)
Produced by a company renowned for creating leather jackets, gloves, and helmets for pilots in WWI and WWII, as well as for Admiral Byrd's expedition to the Antarctic, this leather, zippered portfolio has the look of adventure, while serving as a practical, business organizer. Made of brown, textured leather resembling the leather of old-time flight jackets, the interior of the portfolio is lined with sturdy, taupe fabric imprinted with sketches of propeller airplanes. Inside is a three-ring binder containing five tabbed dividers. The front flap contains three pocketed compartments (one of which is zippered), three organizer sleeves, and a pen holder with metal, ballpoint pen. A letter-sized writing pad fits securely in the back flap. 10-1/2" wide x 13-1/2" high x 2" deep. (Item #1561)
Hand-made in Italy with exceptional attention to detail, this leather box provides the ultimate way to display a treasured pen collection. The brown leather hide is tanned and crafted using centuries-old techniques. Through the beveled glass on the lid of the case, one can view up to 12 pens against a taupe suede background. 12-6/8" long x 7-1/2" wide x 2-1/4" high. Includes key for gold-tone lock. [Pens not included.] (Item #1616)
Swirling patterns of luxurious Amboyna burlwood intermingle with varying shades of turquoise-colored resin to create a writing instrument that is a work of art. The ends, center band and clip are made of titanium with a platinum finish. Embossed patterns on both ends of the rollerball pen and around the center band add an elegant finishing touch. The cap screws securely onto the barrel of the pen when closed and onto the top of the pen when opened. This exquisite writing instrument is expertly handcrafted by a talented USA artist. Because each pen is handmade, there will be variations from the pen pictured in the photo. Includes an ebony-colored wooden presentation box with a glass windowed lid for showcasing the pen. The presentation box may be engraved. The pen measures 5-1/4" long when closed, 6-1/4" when open; and the presentation box measures 8-1/2" x 5-1/4" x 1-3/4". (Item #2307)
The brushed gold-tone cabinet with contrasting brushed silver-tone clock face provides the perfect casing for this world time piece. The clock face, surrounded by a golden rim, displays 25 time zones and lists major cities in each. Gold hour and minute hands track the time, while a red airplane circles the center to mark the seconds. 7-5/8" x 7-3/8" x 3-1/8". (Item #2069)
Bring the power of Atlas to the desktop with this exquisite metal sculpture. With muscular arms extended upward to hold business cards, this work of art celebrates the beauty and poetry of the human form. Created by Jac Zagoory - metal sculptor, designer of desk art, and author. 4-1/2" x 3" high. (Item #1816)
If the shoe fits, take it along! The ultimate in fine luggage, this handsome duffel features a separate lined shoe compartment, a sizable zippered center section, an outside back pocket and an exterior organizer pocket with 6 compartments and a key hook. 22-1/4" x 16" x 12" deep. Currently available only in the color black. (Item #1328-BLACK)
A truly magnificent and eye catching combination, this gemstone globe with table clocks, thermometer and hygrometer makes an impressive addition to any home or office. With oceans made of opalite, the continents are handcrafted with a variety of natural semiprecious stones such as tiger eye, abalone shell, onyx and jade. Not only are countries labeled, but also some capitals and other large cities. Beneath the globe, a 4-sided mechanism houses 2 clocks (for keeping track of time in different parts of the world), a thermometer that measures the temperature in Fahrenheit and Centigrade, and a hygrometer. The clocks have crystals marking the hours. The rotating globe and clock are encircled by four brass pillars, all of which are mounted on a circular, golden-colored base that rotates. The globe measures approximately 6" in diameter, the base measures approximately 7-7/8"in diameter and the globe and base measure approximately 11-1/2" tall. (Item #1301)
Reminiscent of a cherished, antique book, this handcrafted leather journal provides the perfect place to record daily reflections, travel memories, poetry, or other words of wisdom. Gilt fleur-de-lis symbols and embossed detailing grace the cover and the spine of the mottled, chocolate brown leather journal. The cover opens to reveal ivory, lined paper, with a light gray fleur-de-lis on the bottom of each page. A gold page-marker adds an elegant finishing touch to this exceptional volume. 8-1/2" high x 6" wide x 1" deep. (Item #1504)
For the executive with global connections, this sophisticated clock is calibrated to show the time in cities all over the world. The octagonal-shaped box has a highly polished, dark, mahogany finish. The lid releases with the push of a button to reveal the brass-rimmed clock with a map of the world displayed in gold on the white clock face. Includes a round engraving plate measuring 4-1/2" in diameter that may be mounted inside the lid (as pictured). Protective felt on the underside of the box protects both the clock and furniture on which it sits. Measures 6-1/4" x 6-1/4" x 4-1/2" when closed. (Item #1724)
Handmade in Italy, these sophisticated desk accessories capture the creative, vibrant flair for which Italian artisans have been renowned for centuries. The rich, dark brown leather of each piece is edged with an embossed border. A fleur-de-lis emblem on a tan background with antiqued gold accents decorates each piece.
The top of the desk pad removes and reverses to expose a blotter on the reverse side. The inside and underside of the desk pad are lined with color-coordinated moiré (see second photo). (Item #1142)
Organize correspondence and stationery in this elegant letter rack. Measures 11-1/2" x 5-3/4" x 7-3/4" high. (Item #1153)
This stately timepiece features a beautiful, piano-finish rosewood casing with polished, silver metal accents, framing a skeleton clock with an oval-shaped clock face. Roman numerals mark the hours. 7-5/8" x 7-5/8" x 3-3/4" deep. Battery operated. [Battery not included.] (Item #2498)
This exquisite desk set, hand-crafted with sophistication and flair by Italian artisans, transforms the desktop into a work of art. Made of smooth leather in marbled, golden tan tones and bordered with an embossed gold-leaf, Florentine design, the desk set has the look of an elegant antique. The two leaves atop the desk set open on brass hinges to expose the inner writing area and two leather pockets. Three brass-hinged, wood-lined boxes at the head of the desk set serve to store pens, clips, business cards and other desktop items. Crafted with the attention to detail and style for which Italian craftsman are famous, the desk set is lined on the inside and underside with color-coordinated moiré. With the leaves closed, the desk set measures 22-1/2" x 18-3/4" [Letter opener and magnifier not included.] (Item #0952)
Handcrafted with sophistication and flair by Italian artisans, this leather desk box will be treasured for generations as a collectible work of art. Made of smooth leather in marbled, golden tan tones and bordered with an embossed gold-leaf, Florentine design, the desk box has two inner compartments for storing stationery, cell phones, remote controls, or other desk accessories. Measures 9-1/2" x 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" high. (Item #1141)
With an antique look, this embossed leather pen holder, handcrafted in Italy, matches the Italian Biscotto Desk Box (Item 1141) and the Italian Leather Desk Set (Item A0952). Handcrafted in Italy, the pen holder is made of fine leather in golden tan tones, with patinated embossing around the base and gilt scrolling cartouches. 4" tall x 4" wide x 3-1/2" deep. [Pens not included.] (Item #1501)
Crafted from stainless steel, the case of this stylish travel alarm clock is superbly polished to give a magnificent finish that will not tarnish. The interior of the Dalvey Voyager Travel Alarm Clock case is decorated with a silver compass star against a textured background that matches the color of the clock face. Embossed on the outside of the case is the Dalvey logo and engraving badge. Measures 2-5/8" in diameter x 7/8" thick. Battery Operated. Choose from two in-stock colors, black and blue. The colors white and yellow may be special ordered by calling our toll-free number, 1-800-WEB-GIFT.
A perfect gift for the consummate wine connoisseur, this leather wine journal, handcrafted in Italy, is embossed with Bacchus, the god of wine. The mottled cordovan leather book includes embossed decoration that frames the central motif of a cherubic Bacchus carrying a bushel of grapes. The spine features a gilt fleur-de-lis, which displays beautifully when the book is shelved. The cover opens to reveal double page lay-outs ideal for capturing all of the essential information about a particular wine, printed in an elegant burgundy script in both Italian and English: name of the wine, country of origin, vintage, produced and bottled by, region, type of grape and degree of alcohol, place of acquisition, date, price, best served with, tasting date, bouquet, rating and a space for the label to be adhered. 10" high x 7" wide x 1" deep. (Item #1503)
Known for creating travel products that combine elegance and fine workmanship, Scotland's Grants of Dalvey has created compasses designed to allow today's traveler to explore with confidence and style. When terrain and weather conditions prove to be especially demanding, the robust and ergonomic design of the Dalvey compass is both easy to use and dependable. Each is a military-standard, liquid filled compass. The casing for each compass is made of highly polished stainless steel with the Dalvey logo embossed on the lid. Each compass is packaged in an elegant presentation case.
The newest version of the largest Dalvey compass features a half-hunter style fob case with a glazed window, which allows a view of the compass readings without opening the case. If a full view of all compass features is desired, the case opens by pulling up on the knob on top. The Dalvey logo appears on the back of this compass instead of on the lid, which has directional markers etched around the circular window. Measures approximately 3" in diameter x 1/2" thick.
The Sport Compass features contemporary detailing. The inside lid is decorated with a silver compass star design against a black background. Instead of an engraving badge, the outer lid has a Dalvey logo near the top edge, leaving additional space for engraving, if desired. Measuring approximately 2-1/2" in diameter x 5/8" thick, the Sport Compass opens with a push-button action.
This exceptional clock blends beautifully with both traditional and contemporary decors. Seemingly suspended in space, the clock face and gold-tone internal mechanism are displayed for clear view inside a rectangular glass case edged with gold trim. The top and base of the clock are made of mahogany with a piano finish. 8-1/2" high x 6-1/2" wide x 3-7/8" deep. (Item #1832)
Reminiscent of art deco designs, this stylish clock combines curves and angles that are artful in their contrasts, creating a sleek polished image. Wood with a mahogany, piano finish elegantly contrasts with the cool, silver tone of the metal embellishments and clock face. The skeleton clock in the center exposes the inner workings of the clock. Surrounding the floating dial is a silver-tone rim with Roman numerals. 7-7/8" wide x 6-1/4" high x 3" deep. Battery operated. (Item #2394)
This polished chrome telescope beckons its owner to look up and beyond the cell phone or computer to explore the world beyond. The body of the largest segment is encased in black leather with a cross-stitched seam. The telescope features 25 X magnification and measures 1-1/4" in diameter at its widest point. Measuring 5-1/4" long when collapsed, the telescope extends to 13-3/8" long. Includes a black, wooden presentation box measuring 6" x 2-1/8" x 2" to which an engraved plate may be attached. (Item #2542)
This versatile desk valet not only provides space to rest favorite pens, but also slots for holding paper clips, stamps, coins or other items. Made of brown leather embossed with a crocodile design, the valet measures 12-3/8" x 4-1/4" x 2". The center pen holder is covered with suede and has slots for 3 pens. Felt lines the underside of the valet. (Item #2545)
Expertly crafted in Italy with the exceptional attention to quality and detail for which Italian artisans are renowned, this pen set includes a fountain pen, ballpoint pen and letter opener. The barrels of the pens and handle of the letter opener feature a black carbon fiber design, with elegant chrome accents. The set is exquisitely packaged in a presentation box with a vintage globe design on the lid and a brown suede interior holding area for the set. (Item #2541)
These breath-taking works of art are designed and created by an artist whose works have been admired and collected by royalty of nations and of Hollywood. Scott Potter left a successful career in ballet to establish his own design company. His decoupage combines gold, platinum and colored gilding with images from beautiful handmade papers from around the world. With a style that brings a sense of graceful movement to otherwise static objects, his technique elevates the art of decoupage to achieve exquisite pieces with a rich, noble look. Each piece will be treasured as a collectible heirloom. Each of the items pictured below features purple and gold orchids against a gold-leaf background. These stunning pieces will serve as a focal point for home or office decor.
The clear crystal handles and base of this unique decorative urn beautifully complement the gold-leaf and floral design. 5" high x 4-1/2" in diameter at the top and 2-1/2" in diameter at the base. (Item #1659)
Whether used as an elegant decorative accent, as a serving piece for gourmet treats, or to hold poutpourri, this decorative bowl will be a treasured heirloom. 8-5/8" in diameter x 1-3/8" high. Gold ribbed rim is 1-1/8" wide. (Item #1661)
This exceptional work of art serves as a beautiful decorative accent for home or office. 12-1/8" in diameter. The gold ribbed rim measures 1-1/2" wide. (Item #1662)
The most elegant binder for treasured photos, mementos, design portfolios or other displays, this binder is handcrafted in Italy of rich, chocolate-brown, mottled leather. The exterior features gilt, embossed designs on the front cover and spine resembling medieval, florentine, hinged latches and an embossed border around the edges of the front and back covers. The interior is lined with brown, silk, moire and contains a golden, three-ring binder, allowing the owner to insert the type of pages most appropriate for the desired use. 12-1/2" long x 10-1/4" wide x 2" thick. (Item #1505)