Normally it's original mid-century pieces that get a contemporary makeover, as in
the recent Tamasyn Gambell x Forest collaboration, to give one example of many. However, in the case of the extremely attractive Cebl collection by Hitch Mylius and Eleanor Pritchard it's more the case of the opposite!
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They produced a bedside cabinet by the same name last year, but now there’s something bigger available - the Otto sideboard by Swoon Editions.
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It looks like brass is back judging by the designer light fittings being reissued in it. If you want to join the party, you could go for this classic Starke brass bed at Made.
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We have just been checking the archives to see how many designs have been inspired by the classic Scrabble board game. It’s a lot, including the Scrabble espresso cups, Scrabble mugs, Scrabble cushions and Scrabble kitchen tiles to name just four examples. Now those designs are joined by the newly-available Scrabble lights at Firebox.
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Not just a piece of art for your wall, the Robin Day 100 Designs poster by Studio Fernando Gutierrez is also a wonderful reference point for the great man’s work.
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For a contemporary, high street take on a mid-century look, check out the
Nolan side table from West Elm.
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