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Black and White and RAD All Over!

I’m a sucker for cute, lonely chairs so it was no surprise when this one came home with me. I got it for a steal at a flea market and, although it was stable, it was in aesthetically rough shape. 242 more words

DIY

Chew on this!

One night on my way home from grabbing some drinks with friends, I come across this gorgeous piece of furniture on the side of the road.   272 more words

Home Furnishings

You Know You're a Mid-Century Girl If ...

I’m a mid-century girl and you are too:

  • If you were born in the 1940s, 50s or 60s
  • If you wore a girdle and stockings to your first job but later burned your bra, threw out your girdle & started wearing pantyhose and mini-skirts and slacks to work & now wear Spanx if necessary…
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Adventures

New chairs!

So, I lucked out and got both chairs for only $80 from the Craigslist seller. Such a great deal! The chairs are in really good condition, only the welting cord is dirty (supposed to be ivory). 215 more words

Mid Century Modern Rattan & Steel Chairs

These are unmarked but are great design. Very similar to period chairs made in Hong Kong and imported by Calif-Asia imitative of the style of John Salterini. 52 more words

20th Century

1030 Miller, Berkeley

This handsome late mid-century was designed by N Kent Linn who is perhaps best known as the designer of Willie Mays’ showy bachelor pad in San Francisco. 67 more words

Architect-Designed

A text message earlier this summer

My friend and her husband were at a flea market when they spotted two dollhouses. My friend was pretty sure I would find them enchanting so she sent me some texts with photos attached. 112 more words

Dollhouse Project