100 Midcentury Chairs
"100 Midcentury Chairs and their stories" (published by Pavilion EUROPE and Gibbs-Smith USA). Founding Partner Lucy Ryder Richardson was in contact with the families of the design greats: Marianne Wegner, Tobias Jacobsen, Celia Bertoia, Paula Day and Demetrious Eames. Includes a timeline and packed international directory of dealers. Available at Amazon, Waterstones, Foyles, Tate Modern, V and A etc
Elephant and Monkey
Specialising in classic mid-century British furniture. Up-cycled chairs and sofas in contemporary and vintage fabrics. Coffee tables and desks re-invented. Vintage textiles, glass, lighting and other finds.
God's Own Junkyard
The place you go to for neons, upcycled or otherwise. With four batman films, a Kubrick film, not to mention most of the sex establishments in Soho under their belt, these guys are the dons of tube lighting
IT'S A LIGHT
An independent designer-maker of funky unusual lighting. Designer Michael Grassi works by searching out interesting manufactured objects and transforming them into amazing lights which become objects of desire.
Xylo, a social enterprise, sources previously owned furniture that displays age-old craftsmanship and partners them with hand-painted finishes to create collectible pieces that will continue to be coveted.
Young Brit Zoe Murphy travels from British seaside towns to Mexico to create bold upcycled pieces in her own inimitable style . She updates furniture and creates textiles using prints, formica and many other techniques.
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