Monday, October 31, 2011

Mid Century Lane Acclaim Cocktail Table

This is a beautiful Lane Acclaim Cocktail Table / Coffee Table.  Wonderful condition and the top has been refinished.  This is a beautiful design, and there is one drawer for storage.  Perfect to put between to chairs as well!

The dimensions are: 28w 28d 19h


Sunday, October 30, 2011

Retro / Mid Century Dresser

This is a really great MCM design chest of drawers / dresser.  There are nine drawers total.  The middle three drawers as well as the top and two sides panels of the piece are a rich slate gray color.  Great storage, and great wood color too with fantastic tapered legs.

The dimensions are: 64w 18d 30h


Mid Century / Danish Modern Nine Drawer Dresser / Credenza / Buffet

Made in 1959, this stunning nine drawer MCM Danish Modern teak piece is very versatile and absolutely fantastic.  Perfect as a dresser , buffet , sideboard , media stand , credenza , this has the clean lines and sleek style of a scandinavian design that are timeless and amazing condition to boot.

Made in Sweden.

The dimensions are: 71w 18d 31h.


Saturday, October 29, 2011

Shawn Teseo Ballarin @ Vintage Ground

If you're looking for some truly amazing art that will work with any style, Vintage Ground has a solution.  I was lucky enough to get some fantastic original work from Shawn Teseo Ballarin.  They look absolutely amazing, and you can see them in person at my workspace, and also check out his site @

Shawn Teseo Ballarin received his BFA from the University of Nebraska, with an emphasis on printmaking and attended Illinois State University for graduate school. He works with many mediums including painting, printmaking, photography, bookmaking and video.  He has exhibited work nationally, showing work at the Leedy Voulkes Center in Kansas City, the Chicago Print Collaborative, the CIMC Art Gallery in Madison Wisconsin and the Tugboat Gallery in Lincoln Nebraska.  Most recently Ballarin has exhibited work at the Circus Surreal in Chicago, the Space Gallery in Lincoln Ne. and  "Studio Studio Gallery Gallery" in Omaha Ne.
He lives and works in Chicago Illinois. 

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Mid Century Nine Drawer Dresser / Buffet

This MCM piece is stunning.  The wood grain throughout is absolutely beautiful.  Perfect for some stylish storage, there are nine drawers, three behind the two doors.  All solid wood.  This would be wonderful to use as a dresser , sideboard , buffet , media stand etc.

The dimensions are 66w 19.5d 31h.


Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Mid Century Buffet / Credenza / Sideboard

This is a stunning solid wood mid century modern credenza / buffet / sideboard / media stand .  Such a versatile piece and the condition and wood grain are amazing.  The photos do no justice for this piece.  Absolutely nothing wrong with this piece except that it needs a wonderful home to be used for something awesome.  Three drawers, and two doors that open up to two rows of shelving each.  No laminate etc, even the drawer pulls are fantastically unique and made of wood.

The dimensions are 62w 19d 31h.


Mid Century Dining Chairs - Set of Six

This is a stunning set of dining chairs.  Fantastic MCM style, they have been reupholstered in a sleek, textured neutral fabric with tones of black, gray, whites, creams that look perfect with the walnut tone of these solid wood chairs.  Wonderful condition for they're age and a nice clean look that is absolutely beautiful.  These chairs of course would look great with any MCM table, but a really awesome industrial, painted or farm table would be perfect for these chairs as well.

There are two arm chairs and four armless chairs.  Wonderful, wonderful design.


Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Mid Century Nightstand / Side Table

This is a great solid wood mid century side table / nightstand.  Two drawers, a fantastic design, and the drawer pulls are wonderful, with a black "stone" like inlay around the pulls.  A fantastic piece.

The dimensions are: 24w 15d 23.5h


Mid Century Buffet / Credenza

This is a fantastic Mid Century Modern Buffet / Credenza.  The top is a sleek slate color, giving a wonderful look with the beautiful wood grain and tones.  Wonderful condition, there are three drawers and one drawer with two shelves for storage.  Would make a great buffet , sideboard , credenza , media stand etc.

The dimensions are: 52w 18d 31h.


Retro / Vintage Three Drawer Chest

This is a great Retro style three drawer dresser that has been refinished in a beautiful, rich teal blue.  The drawers have a unique gold moroccan design that is an awesome contrast to the blue and to the white drawer pull and legs.

The dimensions are: 34w 17.5d 31h


Mid Century / Danish Modern Dining Chairs - Set of Four

This is a wonderful set of Danish Modern / MCM dining chairs by Mobler.  Marked "Made in Denmark" they are upholstered in a black vinyl that looks wonderful and sleek, but they can also easily be recovered.  Amazing condition.


Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Retro Plaid Chair

This is a great metal frame chair with two original plaid cushions.  The colors in the cushions are browns, yellows, oranges creams etc.  A great Mid Century look and super comfortable and there is nothing wrong with the framing or the fabric, fantastic condition.


Saturday, October 15, 2011

Mid Century Three Drawer Dresser / Chest of Drawers (Pair)

This is a matching pair of handsome MCM / Vintage three drawer dressers.  Perfect in size, the bottom two drawers are in a sleek slate gray.  A beautiful combination of color, wood and brass.  Sleek and modern, yet a great vintage style as well. 

The dimensions are: 32w 18d 31h.


Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Pair of Mid Century Cork Lamps w/ Shades

This pair of MCM cork lamps is absolutely stunning.  Sleek, clean and a wonderful contrast of cork and chrome, they are fantastic and look brand new.  A great vintage feel, these are the perfect addition for a space needing an extra "pop" of awesomeness.  The original shades are included, they have some dents in them, so you would probably want to replace them. 

 The dimensions are: 13d 35h (w/ shade).


Tuesday, October 11, 2011

First Little Vignette

Pair of Mid Century Gray Upholstered Side Chairs

These MCM chairs have been reupholstered in a masculine men's suit fabric that have an awesome wool feel and look to them.  The deep color of gray works amazingly with the dark wood of the chairs giving them a sleek and modern look and feel.  Perfect to use as occassionals, put around a small table etc.

$120 each

Retro / Industrial Deep Gray Base Cocktail Table

This square cocktail table / coffee table has a lot going for it.  The top has been refinished in a rich dark walnut.  The base is a striking gray, that gives this piece a fantastic industrial feel to it.  A wonderful transition piece to compliment any style.  The goldish small embellishments on the legs only add to the character of this awesome table.

The dimensions are: 31w 31d 16.5h


Low, Long Mid Century Cocktail Table

The style of this MCM cocktail table / coffee table is wonderful.  Low and long, with wonderful clean lines it makes the perfect piece to put in front of any style of sofa.  The top is a handsome deep, dark gray, that is beautiful with the solid wood base.  Nice and sleek.

The dimensions are: 60w 22d 15h.


Retro / Art Deco Buffet / Console

I really like the curvy style of this solid wood piece.  Distressed in a charcoal gray, with black drawers, this piece has a great aged look that is an awesome contrast to the fantastic retro drawer pulls.  The door opens up to two rows of shelving.  Perfect to use as a media stand sideboard buffet dresser etc.

The dimensions are: 72w 19d 31h


Sunday, October 9, 2011

Mid Century Modern Heywood Wakefield Side Tables / Nightstands

This is a pair of Mid Century Heywood Wakefield Side Tables.  They are wonderful pieces with a great design and are solid wood.  The perfect set of occasional tables, nightstands etc.

The dimensions are: 30" x 17" x 22"


Mid Century Credenza / Buffet

This piece is stunning.  A beautiful mid century / MCM buffet, the wood grain all over this item is absolutely wonderful.  There are three drawers and two doors that open up for storage with shelving.  The perfect buffet , sideboard , credenza , media stand , tv stand etc. A wonderful, wonderful piece in amazing condition.

The dimensions are: 58.5w 18d 30h.