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  1. Revisiting the Mid Century

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    As we all know, history tends to repeat itself. Not only in current events, but in trends and styles as well. Take the “skinny” tie and tie bar as examples. Once prominent accessories in the 50′s, they are now popular again in 2010. The same can be said for upholstered furniture. Once popular trends have risen back up and created not only beautiful furniture, but evoked a style category of their own, Mid Century Modern . Just because these styles ...
  2. Navigating The Maze of Leather information

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    Purchasing a leather sofa is a large investment. There are numerous types of leathers & non-leathers in the market place today. How do you know what you are getting? Words like “pleather & bi-cast” have been confusing customers for some time now. Here are the facts:
    Aniline Dyed

    The preferred method for adding color to leather using non-toxic aniline dyes. This translucent dye does not conceal markings that are part ...
  3. Nixon Sofa Added To Thrive Family

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    We wanted to create a statement with this piece, we wanted to show that you can find a blend of contemporary and classic lines while still staying true to the mid century traditions and principles. Nixon features a blind tufted tight back, 2 seat cushions, and arms that reach up and say, “hello, how was your day, have a seat…..”
    The blonde-walnut hand stained base features splayed legs and a recessed main rail.
    We hope you enjoy the Nixon ...
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  4. Danish Mid-Century Modern Comes to Fruition

    The resurgence of Mid Century Modern Furniture is fueled by the desire for high quality pieces that are not only functional but also pieces of art that stand alone in the home. Garage-salers, auction goers, and interior designers seek out Denmark’s pieces as well as American built furniture for its look that is easily refurnished and returned to its original beauty.
    Mid Century Modern furniture, the term coined primarily by Cara Greenberg in her book Mid-Century Modern: Furniture of ...