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  • Kiosk Table Lamp
    March 8th, 2011
    Update: The Kiosk Table lamp is on sale for $190 now at DWR, which is a heck of a lot more affordable than the regular price of $380. This oval…
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  • Dune Grande Lounge
    April 15th, 2010
    This fiberglass shell chair looks like a mid century classic went through some kind of warp zone, doesn't it? At just about 4 feet wide, it'll not go unnoticed as…
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  • Anita Calero’s Loft
    February 23rd, 2010
    I've been seeing some of these shots around on other blogs and it reminded me of the story I initially saw on LoftLife. Often I veer towards a minimal aesthetic,…
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  • American Modern Chaise
    February 2nd, 2010
    Usually the phrase 'inspired by' signals something iffy going on, but this piece is a good choice if you're in the market for a chaise. While it's distinctly midcentury in…
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  • Claude Modular Collection from Jonathan Adler
    December 3rd, 2009
    Modular systems can offer much needed versatility to your home, and this system does so with a distinct mid century flair. A half drawer unit plus half seat (not shown)…
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  • Case Study Alpine Series Bed
    September 23rd, 2009
    Efficient minimalism, indeed. Made entirely of multi-ply bent laminated wood, this bed is just about as structurally sound as you can get with this sort of craftsmanship (while keeping the…
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  • Risom Rocker
    September 8th, 2009
    Jens Risom, perhaps best known for his Lounge Chair (you know, the one with woven straps) has designed an upholstered rocker that looks decidedly mid century yet feels current somehow…
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  • Draper Sofa, Parlour Chair, etc.
    July 30th, 2009
    Goodness, who knew such a smattering of mid century inspired furniture would be still be showing up in new collections? paperclip side table, $199.00, Buy it here. draper sofa, $799.00,…
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  • In a Pinch Chair (+oo™ by Blu Dot for UO)
    June 25th, 2009
    Holy smokes, this has to win the first place award for the ridiculously affordable ($128!) lounge chair. Those of you on a super tight budget now have absolutely no excuse…
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  • Domestic Art: Curated Interiors
    June 17th, 2009
    This book sure has its fair share of interesting homes. Detailed photographs of layered interiors might just bring out your collector's side and have you itching to display all sorts…
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  • Bardolino Lounge Chair
    April 27th, 2009
    With credentials to show weather-worthiness, this lounge chair would be an excellent candidate for being an indoor/outdoor chair (as in, would look just fine as an indoor chair until the…
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  • Papa easychair
    March 5th, 2009
    Quite possibly the perfect alternative to some of the more ubiquitous midcentury lounge chairs, the Papa Easy Chair (2001) by Jonas Lindvall is one of my favorite picks for a…
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  • Platform Coffee Table
    January 21st, 2009
    Here's a nice coffee table option with Scandinavian styling...just at $400. As seen in Milan. Scandinavian modern and mid-century refresh in matte white lacquer with two discreet drawers (hallelujah, storage…)…
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  • Malm Fireplace
    January 12th, 2009
    If you've spent any time browsing through mid century inspired interiors, you're sure to have come across the Malm Fireplace. While I'm no expert on fireplaces and construction, it does…
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  • Jane Bi-Sectional
    January 8th, 2009
    You've no worries about moving your room around with this sectional. The chaise can easily be switched from right to left or left to right, allowing for much more versatility.…
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