Mid century modern furniture in a victorian house – how to get it right

image: The Vintage Cabin I often get people telling me:"I love mid century furniture but it doesn't suit our older style house. I disagree with that. I believe that the clean, simple design of mid century furniture suits most properties, whatever the age of the house and no matter whether you live in the city … Continue reading Mid century modern furniture in a victorian house – how to get it right

Update your rooms with mid-century and retro furniture

I love mid-century (50s/60s) furniture, particularly the clean lines of sleek sideboards and elegantly designed chairs and tables. The Scandinavians were - and are - very good at this style, and back in the days various British manufacturers started producing furniture in this more 'airy' style to be part of the trend that became very … Continue reading Update your rooms with mid-century and retro furniture

How I became the proud owner of five neglected Hans Wegner CH24 wishbone chairs

I always keep my eyes and ears open on the hunt for great vintage treasures. Last week I decided to randomly type in the words 'bentwood chair' in the search box of our local Gumtree and in the listings I found something that immediately caught my eye. I contacted the owner to arrange a viewing … Continue reading How I became the proud owner of five neglected Hans Wegner CH24 wishbone chairs