Erwin-Lambeth Furniture Company Lounge Chairs

Erwin-Lambeth Furniture Company

The Erwin-Lambeth Furniture company was based in Thomasville, North Carolina, USA. It was a family run business which had it’s origins dating back as far as 1901. Originally the Lambeth family started the Standard Chair Company. Following the death of James Erwin Lambeth Snr in 1947, his son James Erwin Lambeth Jnr and his wife

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Rihanna rocking our De Sede sofa for the Armani Jeans campaign in 2011 www.mid-centuryonline.com for beautiful mid century pieces. Phot courtesy of Armani Jeans

Rihanna Rocking our De Sede Sofa for Armani Jeans

De Sede never had it so good. Digging through our archives we found Rhianna lounging on one of our sofas. Styled by Jenny Oman along with set decorator Kevin Downey, the Armani jeans Spring/Summer 2012 campaign was shot in Dublin. It caused a bit of a storm back in late 2012 and was all over

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Plycraft, Goldman and the Cherner Chair

Researching mid-century modern design often turns up intriguing stories that read like the greatest noir mysteries. In its heyday, bathed in cigarette smoke, Mad Men-esque office politics and liquid lunch-fueled moments of creative genius, it was also an arena of misattribution, talent poaching and court cases. One such research session into George Mulhauser turned up

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