The Tulip Chair in Star Trek – putting the record straight

As many a book or website will tell you, the Tulip Chair was heavily featured in the original Star Trek TV series (1966-1969). The original and best Tulip chair...

Design Week: Film and Furniture in the press

"You’ve seen the film, now buy the furniture". Design Week online magazine covers the launch of Film and Furniture. Read the full article here! >

When furniture takes the starring role: The Ball Chair by Eero Aarnio

Guest Feature by Natasha Brinsmead First introduced to the masses in 1963, the Ball Chair designed by Eero Aarnio, was a firm favourite with everyone who was anyone during this...

Iconic whiskey glasses: Mad Men tumblers have the silver screen embedded in their silver rims.

By popular request I hereby share the 'F&F low down' on those desirable silver-rimmed Mad Men tumblers you frequently see Don Draper et al...

Midcentury East furniture show / Seating the stars (part 1)

Midcentury East was a delight yesterday! The newer East London version of the much-loved Modern Shows takes place twice a year at the Goldfinger designed Haggerston School in London...

Red Alert! 2001: A Space Odyssey Djinn chair for sale

We make no apology for mentioning 2001: A Space Odyssey so many times on this site, and today is no exception one of our mid-century furniture contacts has a...

Easy Rider – the link between Dennis Hopper’s art and acting careers.

Dennis Hopper carved out his place in Hollywood history with roles in classic films like Apocalypse Now, Blue Velvet, and True Romance - but...

The Hunger Games featuring DS 600, the longest sofa in the world!

I popped into the Mayfair Design Studio, London recently - the three floor luxury furniture, decoration and accessory showroom, and bumped into a rather stunning DS 600 'Non Stop'...

God is in the details – ‘Barcelona chair’ in Tron: Legacy.

Sexy as hell, an icon of the modern movement and one of my personal favourite pieces - the Knoll Barcelona chair designed by Mies...

Sweet dreams: Sleep in Jack and Wendy’s bed from The Shining or the sleep pod from Prometheus

You can bid for the actual bed slept in by Jack and Wendy (Jack Nicholson & Shelley Duvall) in...

The Shining and Star Wars in miniature! ‘Archiset’ film-set poster series by Federico Babina

Italian born, Barcelona based Federico Babina is as obsessed with production design, interiors and furniture as we are and...

How Blade Runner combines a multi-cultural past with a retro-fitted present (plus details on those iconic whiskey glasses)

Blade Runner Guest Feature By Matt Cole, Creative Director at Branded Content agency Drum,...

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