Monthly Archives: December 2010

A Berlin Winter

2010 is winding up, and we had an extremely white Christmas in Berlin. So white, in fact, that the city is having trouble keeping up with the snow clearing and pretty much everyone faces digging their cars out of packed … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Things have been busy here with the usual Christmas preparations and journeys, but I thought I’d post a few images of how the Sony Center in Berlin is twinkling for the holidays this year. The structure of the Sony Center … Continue reading

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Chair Reveal

As promised, here are my pictures of the mystery chairs that arrived all swathed in bubble wrap and cardboard last week. Are you ready for a lot of pictures? Hope so… The long-coveted Panton chairs in black (or “basic dark” … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek

Christmas has arrived early for us this year, in fact it arrived on Tuesday morning in the form of four huge boxes filled with furniture goodness just as I was about to leave for work. Thankfully, the friendly delivery guy … Continue reading

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Spotted: More West-German Pottery Inspiration

Before I show you this weekend’s pottery display inspiration found during my sojourns through the web, I just need to do a little gloating: we have finished our Christmas shopping. Phew. That is all. On to today’s gorgeousness – I … Continue reading

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Vintage Ceramic Wall Plaque

With temperatures in the minus something or other ranges these days, fleamarket season is officially over. As is ebay season it seems; competition for anything remotely interesting in the West-German pottery realm is more steep than even a few months … Continue reading

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Vintage Collectable: Nagel Candleholders

I have been keeping an eye out for these funky vintage interlocking candleholders during my fleamarket and thrifting excursions in recent months. Pictured above, these were manufactured in Germany by BMF and designed by Fritz Nagel and Ceasar Stoffi around … Continue reading

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