I can feel the excitement in the air. The restrictions are lifting. The clocks have changed. The vaccine is rolling out beautifully. Our lawns are looking lush and green. We can meet friends outside. That means one thing… time to get the garden furniture you’ve been promising yourself for years! This week we will just […]
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Want a new sofa to snuggle on this Christmas? Worried you’ve left it too late? Don’t worry we’ve found all the best ones that can still be yours in time…if you hurry! And many have great offers on too. Beautiful leather sofas, luscious velvet and stylish fabrics; there is a mid century style sofa for […]
Mid Century wallpaper fans rejoice! The Queen’s Gambit on Netflix is a feast for the eyes! From genuine MCM interiors to the full glory of 1950s chintz there is something for every lover of vintage fashions and interiors. And on top of all that it is a brilliant show with a fascinating storyline and wonderful […]
Mid Century Modern office chairs are a stylish addition to any room. They range from masculine leather and steel designs to velvet tub chairs that would look just as good at a dressing table. Here are our favourites on the market right now. The Hailey Swivel Office Chair in walnut and black leather has a […]
Mid century modern office furniture for the home workspace is having a real moment. Until Coronavirus, 70% of the population of the UK had never worked from home before. Now, an estimated 20 million people have swapped the commute to the office for a hot desk in their home! Trips to the gym became a […]
Sideboards are a girl’s best friend as Marylin liked to say. Well, she was American so I’m sure she would have used the term Credenza. Just saying the word credenza makes me get a little hot under the collar. It acts like a kind of portal to the jet age. Any 1950s house would have […]
Whether we’re in full lockdown or maybe just a little restricted we are going to be spending a LOT of time at home this winter. So let’s embrace it. It will probably be raining outside so why don’t we curl up under a lovely blanket and watch all movies? You don’t get much cosier than […]
Mid Century Modern which began (as you may guess from the name!) in the mid 20th century, had a huge resurgence in the late 90s and the trend simply refuses to fade away. But it is morphing a little. Here’s how… In the late 90s shows like Frazier showed the Eames chair in all it’s […]
In a previous post we looked at mid century shopping options specifically in East London. This time we’ve thrown the net wider to see what else there is. There is a lot!
Frank Lloyd Wright AirBnB, Two Rivers, Wisconsin Last summer one of my dreams came true; to live in a house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. And, (thanks to the wonders of Airbnb) for three brief but wonderful days in July, Still Bend in Two Rivers, Wisconsin, was our family home. It was designed for a […]