The sacred places of vintage: the Cranbrook Academy
At its peak between the 30s and 50s, this creative community was an important reference point for global architecture and furniture. Here, the destinies of great American designers were intertwined, writing a decisive chapter in the history of design.
Thonet v/s Chiavari chair
Today we decided to compare two great classics, two chairs that have two centuries of history behind them and are still highly sought after pieces of furniture: the Thonet chair and the Chiavari chair. Discover with us what they have in common and what distinguishes these two timeless objects.
Best vintage moments: The Queen's Gambit
This appointment is dedicated to the most spectacular vintage interiors of TV series and movies, sources of inspiration for furnishing our homes with unique objects. Here is a selection of unforgettable interiors taken from the most acclaimed Netflix series of the end of 2020.
Gaetano Pesce and architecture
His language stands between art and reality, Gaetano Pesce is among the greatest interpreters of today's design. Yet it is in his architectural projects that we can see the best expression of his imagination: hoses turned into portraits, sculptures, and many other forms. Discover with us his eclectic projects.
Tradition and progress
Our appointment with extinct furniture companies continues! We like to remember their unique stories and their pieces of furniture, items that are still highly sought after by collectors. Today we report some curiosities about the history of the Sicilian furniture brand Ducrot, a pearl of Liberty style in Italy that had its base in Palermo. Active from the early 20th century to the 1970s, it also left its mark on the naval industry.