Mid-Century Design

This section is dedicated to authentic mid-century design ideas. In these articles, you’ll learn about the retro furniture, decor, and lighting ideas that were popular during the mid-century period of the 40s, 50s, 60s, and 70s. If you love vintage pieces, these ideas are for you!

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The Iconic Florence Knoll Sofa

Discover the iconic history and enduring design of the Florence Knoll sofa. Learn how this modernist masterpiece has become a timeless furniture staple.
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Panthella Lamp

Here's a solid history of the iconic Panthella lamp and where to buy this beautiful mid-century lighting fixture on a budget!
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The Snoopy Lamp

The Flos Snoopy lamp, an iconic design by Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni, debuted in 1967, drawing inspiration from the Peanuts character Snoopy.
Flag Halyard Chair Hans Wegner itsstudiob

Flag Halyard Chair by Hans Wegner

Here's a short history of the Flag Halyard Chair by Hans Wegner including where to buy the best replicas of this iconic mid-century chair!
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Cesca Chair by Marcel Breuer

Learn about the history of the timeless Cesca chair, where to buy one, how to style it, and how to find the cheapest Cesca chair replicas!