It’s not really a classic egg shape, is it? It’s a bit grander in scope, perhaps it’s more of a Banana Chair. I’ve never seen anything … Continue reading Dig This Nutty Rattan Egg Chair
Know your way around a Chinese Oven? Want to be part of the tiki action in the most traditional way possible? This could be your lucky … Continue reading Trader Vic’s Emeryville Is Hiring
As promised, here’s my follow up to my earlier post lamenting my missing out on Tiki Oasis this year. I’m afraid I didn’t hear about much … Continue reading How to Survive Missing Tiki Oasis
Critiki’s image galleries have been spiffed up… you can now click on an image to view it in glorious widescreen, with images up to 60% larger … Continue reading Critiki Now Has Larger Images
I last mentioned Velvet Glass on Critiki News in 2006, when they first started selling their stunning mosaics online. In the intervening four years, their pieces have … Continue reading Velvet Glass Has Something for Everyone
If you’re like me, you’re feeling blue right now—missing out on THE west coast tiki gathering of the year, Tiki Oasis in San Diego. This year’s … Continue reading Stuck at Home for Tiki Oasis?
2001… it feels like just yesterday, it feels like a lifetime ago. I had just purchased a new home, and wanted to do something totally immersive … Continue reading Swank Vinyl Exotica I & II, Now Free