Arabia of Finland Kosmos
Once again, the Goodwill gods have smiled upon me. I'd never seen this beautiful dinnerware in person before, but when I saw two dozen pieces on the shelf, surrounded by all those nasty flowered dishes from the eighties, I knew I'd spotted something extra special. Most pieces are dated "'69", but there are a few from "65", "66", and "67". I'm trying to talk myself into selling, but I think I'm losing....how many dishes can one woman own?
Karin Payson: Architectural Practice Part 1
San Francisco architect Karin Payson shares her insights into design, managing a solo practice, women in architecture, and the general state of the profession.
ALVAR AALTO convertible sofa, model #63 Heteka Oy or Wohnbedarf AG Finland, 1930 chrome-plated steel, leather, lacquered wood 80 w x 33 d x 26 h inches This uncommon sofa by Aalto represents his early designs in the international style