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The Agency Top 10: Antique Markets

Apr. 23, 2014
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Whether it’s searching among thousands of antique lamps, tables, chairs, chests and jewelry in a frenetic street market, or quietly locating that perfect dinner plate or curio in a small, boutique shop, there’s a special joy in antique hunting. These are 10 of our favorite spots around the world to browse for that perfect treasure…. Read more

Philippe Starck Sofa Lets You Power Up While Sitting Down

Jun. 21, 2013
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When it comes to settling into a home, interior design decisions can make or break your living space. The placement of a table, or amenities included with a couch, can enhance the level of comfort and quality of life in one’s own home. With the digital generation’s lifestyle in mind, designer Philippe Starck created the… Read more

Classic Eames Molded Side Chair Reissued In Wood

Jun. 6, 2013
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First introduced more than 60 years ago, the Eames Molded Side Chair was never made in anything other than fiberglass or polypropylene. Wood wasn’t an option because it couldn’t be molded to create the signature curve of the seat.  Now, however, thanks to a new 3-D veneer technology that makes wood flexible enough to mold into complex… Read more

Author Douglas Coupland Designs Furniture Collection

Feb. 6, 2013
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If you’ve ever turned a page to one of his critically acclaimed novels you now have an entirely new medium to experience Douglas Coupland’s artistry. The Canadian author, whose first novel, Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture, popularized the term “Generation X,” has designed his first furniture collection, which was launched during the Interior Design Show… Read more

Design For Good: NYC Designers Auction Furniture Made From Sandy Debris

Dec. 18, 2012
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After Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc on the NYC area, many there wondered what to do with all the debris left in its wake. For Jennifer Gorsche, a NYC design writer, she saw an opportunity for the city’s inventive design community to come together to help those who have suffered devastating losses during the storm. Gorsche, along with Jean… Read more

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