Ah, the daily hunt for lacquered wooden treasures. It’s become like my morning cup of coffee. Though, it’s one time sucker of a habit! * Note to self: must enforce browsing time limit.

By Audree LaPierre, who also designs some killer infographics. (Grrrr – with love.)

Gilded nesting dolls from Handle and Sprout.

Mid-century furniture dolls by belleslettres.

By Irina Troitskaya

Monster dolls from Ben Newman.

Ingela P Arrhenius. I didn’t realize – I have a gift bag she designed hanging above my Mac for inspirado.

Unfinished Mytroshka dolls! Sold here: romp. (By the way, the larger doll of the above photo is 2 inches high!)