The New Molded Wood Oyster Chair From Modernica

Oyster Chair from Modernica

When a chair is as beautiful sitting empty as it is occupied, I am always intrigued. Which is why the new Oyster Chair from Modernica caught my eye. Made from four pieces of molded wood locked together to form a sculptural lounge chair, it’s as beautiful as it is comfortable. Read more

More MidCentury Modern House Tissue Box Covers for 2020!

MidCentury Modern House Tissue Box Covers

We were so excited when we first learned about these, made for Palm Springs Modernism week in 2018, but they had sold out immediately and were hard to find. Now they are back for this year’s Modernism Week and have added a few new ones to the collection. The best part? You can now buy them on Amazon! Read more

Baby’s First Eames and Other Great Children’s Books

Baby’s First Eames by Julie Merberg and illustrated by Aki offers a delightful A-to-Z overview of modern design icons for the toddler set. Read more

Amazing Custom Mid-century Modern Dollhouses by Interior Designers

You came here to see a really awesome post whose photos I had to remove. Nothing sucks more for a blogger than to disappoint their readers and I’m so sorry. In trying to share some really cool creative stuff with you (the intent of this blog), I unknowingly violated copyright laws set forth by the publication which brought the story to my attention. Read more

A Magical, Retro Christmas Courtesy of Disney Animator Ralph Hulett

Ralph Hulett Christmas Card Illustrations

Ralph Hulett Vintage Christmas Card Illustrations will immerse you in the whimsical and enchanting world of mid-century holiday art and design. Here are over 35 illustrations by the late Ralph Hulett, one of Disney’s most prolific background animators from 1946-1973. Read more

John Lautner’s Stevens House Gets Lovingly Restored And Is On The Market For $22,000,000 (Over 30 Photos)

Respectfully and lovingly restored by Michael LaFetra as close as possible to the way original architect John Lautner intended, the Stevens House, built in 1967-8 and declared a California State Landmark in 2010, is on the market for $22 million dollars. Read more

Historic Schindler Home In Los Angeles Can Now Be Rented For Short-Term Stays.

Schindler’s Fitzpatrick-Leland House, perched at the top of Laurel Canyon in Los Angeles, was designed by architect R.M. Schindler in 1936 and is considered one of the city’s masterworks of Modern architecture. Read more

A Classic California Ranch Home by Cliff May Goes On The Market for $1.75 million

Cliff May Alisal Ranch

Art collectors and lovers of classic California architecture and midcentury modern furniture will appreciate this extensive look at architect Cliff May’s Alisal Ranch, a classic ranch style home, which just went on the market with an asking price of $1,750,000. Filled with Eames classics and Nelson lamps, these 34 images of the home’s interior and exterior will get any art and architecture fan salivating. Read more