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Daily Archives: July 29, 2013

A Massimo Vignelli Reissue

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
A  Massimo Vignelli Reissue

Massimo Vignelli didn’t reserve clean lines and bright colors solely for the iconic New York City subway map he designed in 1972. Just three years later, in 1975, he created a set of simple plastic coffee mugs bearing the same bold graphic sensibilities of his more lauded work. Now, Heller — Continue reading

John Lautner’s Desert Oasis

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Furniture + Lighting, Local + Travel
John Lautner’s Desert Oasis

From Brussels to Dubai, hoteliers have capitalized on the Mid Century Modern craze by creating luxurious accommodations for design-savvy travelers eager to temporarily lose themselves in a blur of Eames and Nelson, Bertoia and Girard. But for serious students of design history, a rather more holistic experience awaits, thanks to — Continue reading

Australian Design With a Dent

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Australian Design With a Dent

Who needs perfection when such artful imperfection exists? Australian company Boqil has made a specialty out of dents, with Trashkova, a range of 5 objects defined by their cylindrical, dented metal construction. The powder-coated steel collection, which includes a waste paper bin, umbrella stand, side table, plant pot, and stool, — Continue reading