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There were many furniture designers who made it big during the heyday of mid century modern design, which was around the 1960s to the 1970s. Many of these designers boasted of personalities as wild, crazy and distinct as the furniture that they created. However, Warren Platner proved to be different from these personalities, as he was known to be far less flamboyant, and actually, very quiet. This was a far cry from the most iconic furniture pieces that he came up with. If you have a few minutes, we invite you to take the opportunity to know the man behind the steel wire furniture of the sixties.

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0 Comments | Posted in Chairs By Jessamine Briones on 25 Nov 2013 02:18:32

One of my current favourites are desks, you cant beat a good mid-century desk and here are some of the best ones I've failed to buy this year.

In the number one slot was this M.F Harty desk by Stow Davis that sold along with its credenza at Bonhams and Butterfild in LA. I believe this model desk is the same as the one used as P Diddy's desk in the film 'Get Him to the Greek'. If there is a nicer desk that exists, then I have yet to come across it.

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0 Comments | Posted in Desks By Killian Mc Nulty on 10 Sep 2011 01:00:00

I'm going to go back over a few pieces I've sold during the last two years and hopefully give some form of insight into why I bought them and why I feel they will remain valuable over the coming the years and therefore avoid becoming landfill. My method for buying is based on whether or not I love the piece, I get an immediate and strong reaction to the pieces I buy and I envision how they would look in potential different settings. I obviously have some favorite designers like Milo Baughman and Willy Rizzo so I try to buy pieces by them but Im always coming across new designers and manufacturers that make interesting pieces.

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0 Comments | Posted in Dining Tables Chairs Sofas By Killian Mc Nulty on 10 Aug 2011 01:00:00

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