Archive | July, 2013

Favorite Things

11 Jul

Here’s some stuff for us to awe at.
I esspecially like the Urchin chandeliers!
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01. Peacock Tile Eagle Blanket Salad Bowl
02. Tulip table Leather Shelves Fried Egg Chair
03. Dinner Napkins Wall Clock Bone China
04. Portrait Urchin Chandelier Carafe
05. Zodiac Mug Kurt Ostervig Table Planter
06. Tripod Lamp Teal Tumblers Balloon shakers

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New Decorating Book: 1981

9 Jul

Not particularily Midcentury, but this book has some nice interiors.
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Interiors: Inside Today’s Homes 1954

8 Jul

I’ve been trying to scan in a lot of the old books I’ve collected on Midcentury interiors. Here’s one of my favorites that I have. mid_1001
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A bootiful shot of Girards living room photographed by Charles Eames himself!
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Book Shots: All about the wonders of chemistry

8 Jul

I found this really neat book thrifting the other day about chemistry. It has hilarious and cute illustrations about science.

I dont understand anything about it just that I like the way it looks!
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Moody Monday

8 Jul

I haven’t been back to work since Wed’s. GUH.

Here’s some Craigslists finds to get us through this gloomy Monday.

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I am gonna put myself out there and say I think these guys have potential to make a space look good. Especially if you are going for an eclectic bohemian look.
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100.00 Napa
Holy smokes! Get this to throw in some Girard charm in your life.
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1190.00 Sacramento
Long and low in bootiful condition.
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150.00 Cole Valley

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250.00 Martinez

The colors and possibilities with these stacking tables are awesome.

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75.00 Grassy Valley

Cheap little mosaic table on hairpin legs! YES PLEASE.

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75.00 Sacramento

Well hello Tiki dreams. HELLO.

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129.00 Sacramento

Cheap little high boy!

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150.00 Berkley

Partly I am amused by this and then also really curious how a huge green hulk hand would look in a room. I dunno guys. I dunno.

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180.00 Noe Valley

Sweet little chair!

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125.00 each in Sacramento

I love those little bucket chairs. Could prolly sit nicely in a covered porch.

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620.00 Castro

This piece seems like it would work for someone living in the bay area!

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900.00 IN WHO KNOWS WHERE
I skimmed the post and didnt see a location that bit me in the face. Seems like a nice piece for someone with a big living room.

Modernica-Guest post

3 Jul

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Herrrrro Mimomito!
I’ve done a guest post for Modernica’s blog. It has helpful tips on finding sweet deals on craigslist. Hop on over to check it out! My thanks goes out to Modernica for asking me to contribute!

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