Posts Tagged ‘sofa’

Sigmund Freud’s office

Sunday, January 23rd, 2011

Perhaps one of the world’s most famous interiors. Most photographs of this room show the same angle so it’s hard to know if they’re the same photograph or many photographs of the same thing.

Freud’s interest in the relationship of classical mythology to psychology explains the antiquity-filled decor in his consulting room.

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Fireplaces – Figs. 1 and 2

Saturday, June 27th, 2009

Which is correct, above, or below?:

Or alternately:

All photos from the 1973 decor book 1601 Decorating Ideas for Modern Living.

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Pillow sofa

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

I kind of want this, but for practical reasons it would have to be upholstered to match the dog (white). Found on atelier29. Can’t determine the name of the company, because the original source is entirely in Japanese. UPDATE: Thank you, Mottowasabi! The name of the sofa is Hanabi and it is made in Finland.

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Stefan Boublil

Friday, December 19th, 2008



Stefan Boublil of the NY design company The Apartment has done a holiday shopping guide for the NYT. Stefan is great because he tends to go for items that are useful, beautiful and clearly thought out. The yellow clock above is the On-Off LCD alarm clock by Nina Tolstrup for Lexon of France.

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Sofa by spiders.

Tuesday, September 16th, 2008

Stream of Light Sofa by Olivia Lee. Probably in the category of “conceptual design,” this furniture piece was created by weaving, felting and crocheting natural fibres around a set of Vitra chairs and a stool. It has that ever-charming “reclaimed by nature after apocalyptic event” aesthetic.

Via emma’s designblogg.

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