We found this vintage Eero Saarinen executive armchair on craigslist today for only $375 willing to deliver to your door anywhere in the GTA! These sell for over $1300 brand new. It’s your chance to own a real design classic!
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Maybe we’re going a bit overboard here, but we can’t help but love this great handmade retro dollhouse for $60.
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We’re watching Vancouver based entity “Ricochet Studio“. It seems that every time we look, we’re always seeing new and interesting objects from “Ricochet Studio”. This month has been exceptionally exciting, taking us to places that are at once beautiful, ornate, challenging, and always imaginative. The newest piece being showcased at MADE’s exhibition “Radiant Dark: Elegant Corruptions” (which we’re looking forward to attending) is titled Urn:
We were flipping through a copy of the book A Century of Interior Design: 1900-2000. The design, the designers, the products, and the profession by Stanley Abercrombie when we spotted a black & white photograph of a yacht eerily similar to one we recently purchased from UpsideDive.
Model room exhibit, Midtown Gallery, New York by Raymond Loewy Associates. [yacht picture is in the top right corner]
After a stressful and eventful few days we decided to take a moment to just relax. Hot chocolate and freshly baked chocolate chip cookies were in order. This time, instead of using typical chocolate chips we smashed up organic fair trade chocolate bars (John likes white chocolate, Juli likes bittersweet…how do we get along?).
Vintage napkin by Vera (Value Village)
Pot by Jens Quistgaard for Dansk (Bungalow)
Vintage cake stand circa 1930s (Rogue Gallery – 733 Queen St. East)
Glasses and cork pot holder from IKEA
We stumbled across this great teak framed sofa, the perfect solution for cat owners! I don’t know how many times we’ve woken up to the indescribable sound of our cats scratching away at our sofa when we’ve forgotten to cover it. The sofa even comes with a matching teak framed club chair, all for $850. It obviously needs to be reupholstered but they do say the cushions are in good shape.
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and a picture of the club chair
If someone does buy this, you HAVE to send us pictures of the finished product. We’d love to see it brought back to life!