Tag Archives: Midcentury modern

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.

Interiors: The Miller house

17 Apr

I am sure most of you have seen the wonderful Miller house.

If not. OH MY GOODNESS AM I PLEASED TO SHARE.

 

 
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Holiday Gift Guide: The Retro Youngster

7 Dec

This one is for the young gentleman.
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01.Great Plains TeePee
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03. Bird by Kristian Vedel
04. Donna Wilson Mini Boat Blanket
05. Starship Enterprise Mobile III
06.Presidential Blocks
07. Switch on the night By Ray Bradbury
08. View Master
09. Karascope Kaleidoscope Designed by Judith Karelitz
10. Crosley Cruiser 3-Speed Portable Turntable
11. Train Tootsie Toy Broadway Limited Train Set Pullman Car

Happy monday

26 Nov


225.00 Reno
Also comes with nightstands

350.00 Elk Grove
7 by 9 feet. I like me a big red rug.

50.00 Davis
The holidays are upon us. Time to start looking into neat bowls.

150.00 Sacramento
If your having an issue with space, need a piece that takes care of your magazine, smoking, light needs?
WELLLLLL here it is. All three in one. I dunno how, but it has been done folks.

50.00 Yuba City
FIFTY BUCKS!? YEAH KEWL!

800.00 Reno
Table is not included. SIGH.

100.00 Vacaville
That’s an insane deal for you boho loving beans.

Alexander Calder: My fan mail is enormous. Everyone is under six.

29 Aug


I was talking to Eric about the circus awhile back and he showed me Alexander Calder’s circus performance. Blew the heck outta my mind. It motivated me to learn a lil bit more about dude.
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Etsy: a shelf for you.

22 Apr

I am in the mood for a single great looking shelf. One that wouldn’t take away from my stuff’s awesome but could also be bootiful on it’s own. Here’s some stuff I found floating around the internets.


89.00 from DirtyBils. They also have a really neat pair of pipe shelves that has a sconce at the end.
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Craigslist: Detroit

3 Feb

You need not worry my friend. You have not read incorrectly. I did in fact say Detroit. Because…I am bored. Here is some of the stuff floating around in Detroit that seems pretty awesome. At least to me.

That headboard is great looking! 525.00
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Keeping it simple and sweet. 60.00
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It’s like an attack from mars.
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Hopefully that color isnt that cool because of how the picture was taken. Hopefully it is just that cool.
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AJSDKAJSKLA! ITSA BOOTIFULLL. 200.00
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Dansk coffee table 150.00
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“George Nelso Omni system” 860.00
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GUIS….this set…this set…it is for thee snacking!!!!
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This for last…let us hear everything the owner has to say about this magnificent looking lamp:
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“Selling my War Of The Worlds Lamp – Unique, retro, hand made, harkening back to vintage Sci-Fi days. The key turns it on and the cool green changes to yello-green with Red eye. A red eye on the stand also illuminates. I hate to let it go, but I’m moving. Asking $90 OBO – make me an offer. Cash only>”

Craigslist: Boooootiful lane set-Lodi

21 Jan


DNNNNNNANNNNNG this table makes the world spin!

Too much too much. ah. Set is going for 375.00 in Lodi.
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