24 June, 2009

Vintage Chairs

When looking for the perfect chair don't overlook vintage resources. A well built chair that can be reupholstered to become your own is a sustainable idea and often a great value.
hanswegnerge375redframeredleatherchairs1Hans Wegner designs  are modern classics. To come up with ideas and see more vintage gems visit www.1stdibs.com
Traditional chairs can be found at antique shops, consignment stores or estate sales.
There are shops around the Twin Cities that specialize in mid-century modern furnishings including Spinario in Minneapolis. The Retro Loop in St. Paul and many antique shops for vintage resources. For inspiration check out www.1stdibs.com.

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