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Read this before buying your Eames Lounge chair and ottoman replica

Read this before buying your Eames Lounge chair and ottoman replica

Read this before buying your Eames Lounge chair and ottoman replica Thinking about purchasing an Eames chair for yourself? Hold that thought. You could easily fall for one of the million scams and poor-quality reproductions out there. Do you know how to tell a bad replica from another that’s going to last for decades? If you don’t, read along. Built in 1956 by Charles and Ray Eames, the Eame

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3 Ways to Mid-centurize Your Apartment by Manhattan Home Design

3 Ways to Mid-centurize Your Apartment by Manhattan Home Design

3 Ways to Mid-centurize Your Apartment by Manhattan Home Design Filling up your first private space with furniture is always a challenge and a reward on itself. It allows you to express your own style, putting your soul into the walls, floors, and ceiling. Buying the right furniture, and combining the appropriate colors and sizes will solidify your worldview into any new apartment, effective

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5 Key Elements of the Mid-Century Modern Style

5 Key Elements of the Mid-Century Modern Style

5 Key Elements of the Mid-Century Modern Style If you are reading this article, chances are you already know a thing or two about mid-century modernism. We want to bring back some topics from our previous articles this 2019 in order to appease those audiences that are just getting to understand the different styles and tenets of interior design and furniture. The Mid-century modern style, in

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The 3 best ways to include the gorgeous Eames Lounge chair in a small apartment

The 3 best ways to include the gorgeous Eames Lounge chair in a small apartment Tight spaces can be difficult to furnish with big things. When you add something as iconic and attention-grabbing as an Eames chair to your living space, chances are it will leave room for little else. How do we make sure that there is a balance between sizes? Every room needs flexibility and comfort, apart from g

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A short guide to taking excellent care of your Eames Lounge Chair replica with ottoman

A short guide to taking excellent care of your Eames Lounge Chair replica with ottoman

A short guide to taking excellent care of your Eames Lounge Chair replica with ottoman If you own an Eames chair, it is probably one of the most (if not the most) beloved objects in your home. We’re glad that you love it, and we’re sure that you do your best to take care of it. But we thought you could use some pointers to make it last even longer. If you haven’t purchased one of these

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Sigmund Freud and the Chesterfield Loveseat

Sigmund Freud and the Chesterfield Loveseat

Did you know one of the most iconic users of a Chesterfield Loveseat was no other than Sigmund Freud, the man behind psychoanalysis?Sigmund Freud was a pioneer in groundbreaking mental therapy. He would play an essential role in psychology, giving it form and setting the bases for its future as a field of study. While developing his psychoanalysis, Freud understood that his patients needed an effe

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The History of the Chesterfield Loveseat

The History of the Chesterfield Loveseat

Our reproduction of the Chesterfield Loveseat is one of the most recognizable pieces of furniture in the world. Featuring luxurious leather upholstery, deep buttoning, low back, and high arms, the timeless style of the Chesterfield Loveseat went from English gentlemen’s clubs to become a highly popular loveseat around the globe.We’ll take a closer look at how the Chesterfield Loveseat became one o

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The Woman Behind the Florence Knoll Loveseat

The Woman Behind the Florence Knoll Loveseat

With the extent of her influence on midcentury modern furniture design, architecture and office planning, an article on the history of the woman behind the Florence Knoll Loveseat, Florence Knoll, is long overdue.From a very early age, Florence Knoll showed an early interest in architecture and design. She was later was enrolled at the Kingswood School for Girls, next to the Cranbrook Academy of A

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Florence Knoll Sofa vs Florence Knoll Loveseat

Florence Knoll Sofa vs Florence Knoll Loveseat

Trying to decide between our high-end replicas of Florence Knoll Sofa or the Florence Knoll Loveseat? You’d be surprised by the number of questions our customer service receives regarding the difference between our reproductions of the Florence Knoll Sofa and the Florence Knoll Loveseat. Thankfully, despite all of the words that might exist to describe these seating solutions, choosing the right o

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Manhattan Home Design's Brief Guide to Kitchen and Dining in 2019

Manhattan Home Design's Brief Guide to Kitchen and Dining in 2019

2019 is going to be a good year for kitchens and dining spaces of any kind. Furniture and interior design are also focusing on the necessary items for a good meal or dinner party. Manhattan Home Design does not sell kitchens or any type of similar appliances, but we do sell an interesting array of dining chairs and tables. Let’s examine some of the trends that will define these spaces in 2019

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The various ways in which culture influences furniture design

The various ways in which culture influences furniture design

When you’re buying a chair, you’re not buying the same chairs your forbearers bought, and you’re not even doing it in the same fashion. As history changes, so does the furniture. But why should you care about that? Well, you’re not supposed to anyway, but understanding the history of furniture is always a good entry point for buying better furniture, and being smarter about your living space.

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Choosing between Fabric or Leather for your Living room Furniture

Choosing between Fabric or Leather for your Living room Furniture

The right textile choice for your furniture is something that many people overlook when they're putting together a new interior design layout. There has to be some discrimination, as different fabrics have different properties and textures, and this influences the functional part of the design. Choosing between fabrics is a paramount requirement if you want to achieve the comfort you're looking fo

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