Monthly Archives: February 2012

Mid Century Modern Design

What is it about the postwar era that keeps pulling us back? The 1950’s hold a special place in America’s collective imagination. The things that are attractive are not particularly stylistic but have more to do with values. It’s a … Continue reading

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It’s Transitional

Transitional style is emerging as a strong force in furniture and interior design. It is a clean, look that references the past but looks a bit traditional with a modern twist or a bridge between traditional and contemporary. In the … Continue reading

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Wabi Sabi – The Art of Everyday Life

Wabi Sabi first appeared as poetic references in Japanese literature and is defined in English as the beauty of things imperfect, impermanent and incomplete…a beauty of things  modest and humble and unconventional. This concept has now been incorporated into the international world of … Continue reading

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