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Alvar Aalto (Finland, 1898-1976)

Model E90, plywood birch stacking stool. Designed 1933

This is an early and rare version of this iconic 1930s design.

Finmar were a wholesale company who imported Aalto design plywood furniture from Finland to the UK between 1934-65.   73 more words

Show Me How to Hygge

The Danish trend that’s sweeping the nation might not have an English translation, but it has a unique approach when it comes to home design.  607 more words

Modern Design

Louis Poulsen

Louis Poulsen is a danish lighting manufacturer that was founded in 1874. Some of Louis Poulsen’s best designers were Arne Jacobsen & Pool Henningsen. Their signature products are the PH-lamps. 16 more words

Homes / Interiors

Merry Marimekko


Marimekko’s spring/summer 2017 collection reintroduces five iconic garments from the 1960s and 1970s.

Last week I stumbled across a post on Marimekko’s Instagram that stopped me in my tracks. 271 more words


House Inspo

One day I want a house like this.

Clean, unfinished wood. Warm white walls. Natural pouring in.


Aparadores Mid Century

Oi gente! Hoje eu decidi escrever sobre essas maravilhas, mas deixa eu explicar antes como tudo isso começou. O termo Mid Century Modern surgiu na década de 30 e 50 descrevendo o século 20. 170 more words

A bright and spacious split-level studio

Following on from last week’s Friday roundup, I was looking at tiny homes and studios. This ground floor studio from FantasticFrank caught my eye. There’s blush colours on a very white backdrop. 166 more words