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10 Things To Know About Your Eames Chair | Apartment Therapy

So you bought an Eames chair because it was cool. It’s okay—so did I. But now when people come over and say, “I like your chair, where did you get that?” it’d be nice to tell them a little more than, “It’s from a designer.” Here are 10 fun facts about your chair that you can throw around at the next cocktail party, because, you know, knowing stuff is also pretty darn cool, too. 24 more words

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The World of Charles and Ray Eames

The World of Charles and Ray Eames runs at the Barbican, London until February 14. Here’s my review of the show for New Design 119. 1,522 more words

New Design

Why it's important to 'Take your pleasure seriously'

A special Sunday post because I’ve had a bit of special news this week – I had my first article published by Design Week. I wrote it for my day job, but strongly believe its message is equally relevant for blogging and interiors. 698 more words


In Class Jan. 25th: Powers of Ten

Here’s the video we watched in our first class to get a sense of the various scales of phenomena in our world and where biology resides among those scales.

Scientific Inquiry

What a day it was today at Reuse America

Todays sale at Our Hidden Treasures warehouse sale was a wild one. e had customers who came from as far as the hamptons to get great deals on some amazing mid century modern furniture. 160 more words


I may be second-guessing everything about myself and my internal processes, but I am still curious about everything and interested in everything.

Here is a video by Ray and Charles Eames, best known for their contributions to mid-century modern interior design.   48 more words

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