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The Herman Miller Sale

This is the final weekend of the Design Within Reach Herman Miller Sale, including the work of Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, Isamu Noguchi, and more. It’s time to make some decisions because the sale ends on Monday, and this stuff doesn’t go on sale very often! It’s 15% off all things Herman Miller, and if you go totally crazy and spend over $5,000, you get a free upgrade to DWR’s White Glove delivery service. Here are some of the items I’m dying to add to my cart…

Case Study House Tour

Explore two stunning Case Study Houses during the Case Study House Tour: Case Study House #8, the Eames House and Case Study House #22, the Stahl House?…

Heath House Numbers

Heath Ceramics and House Industries are collaborating to design Heath House Numbers, 3-dimensional clay tiles celebrating the legendary Neutra and Eames number fonts.

ModOp Is ‘Home of the Times’

The Los Angeles Times featured Greg Steinberg and Alexandra Becket’s 2-bedroom home off Melrose Avenue as the ‘Home of the Times’ this week! Greg and Alexandra, of ModOp Design, are the flippers who did my current Highland Park listing, as well as this amazing flip in Silver Lake last year.

Case Study Fiberglass Shell Chair

Modernica has revived the lost art of using authentic fiberglass. They recreate the same process used a century ago to make their iconic shell chairs. Check out this film shot at Century Plastics as a craftsman makes a fiberglass shell chairs…

TASCHEN Case Study Houses

If you’re in the market for a new coffee table book, or if you just love TASCHEN books, one that cannot be missed is the Case Study Houses: The Complete CSH Program, 1945-1966.

Eames Hang-It-All

During Charles and Ray Eames career they designed children’s toys, games, puzzles, and furniture, like this Hang-It-All, originally designed in 1953.

Mid-Century Modern Furniture Poster

For those obsessed with mid-century furniture, it’s challenging to collect it all, but at least you can hang this cool print in your house. Designed by technical illustrator James Provost the 16″×24″ print is for sale at Imagekind. This is also a good educational tool for those of us that are still learning about mid-century furniture (me.)

Mid-Century Modern Furniture: Sam Kaufman Gallery

Whether you’re already living in your dream mid-century modern home, are currently looking, or are just daydreaming about owning, you’re going to need furniture to go inside of your home–real or imaginary. And Los Angeles just happens to be a hot spot for mid-century modern furniture stores. In upcoming weeks, I’m going to spotlight some … Continued