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Space: Cabinet of curiosities 

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Dean Fisher
Emily Knies and Stevie Baka's barrister bookcase houses a baby duck, a badger, a wolverine hide, a horse tail, a ram's skull, turtle shells, and I'm sure many other things I missed.
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A clever coffee-table centerpiece: vintage eyeglasses (all under $5).
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A quirky gallery wall in Knies and Baka's Ukrainian Village two-flat.
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A dashing pair of pronghorn antelopes.
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A set of enameled pots ($1 each at a garage sale), cleverly turned into wall-mounted planters.
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Emily Knies and Stevie Baka, beneath the pull-down school map they found at the garage sale of a retired teacher ($15).

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