I am obsessed with Platner chairs. Platner chairs are just one of many symbolic icons of mid-century modern style. They are the creation of Warren Platner and have been around since the early 1960s and they are the ultimate sign of chic sophistication. Warren Platner moved away from the traditional style of a chair base as applied decoration and designed a chair in which the base became the upright support, as well. Platner, in all his genius and attention to detail, not
Lately, it seems every client I talk to or home I enter is interested in mid-century modern furniture or has a piece of mid-century modern furniture on display. Mid-century modern is typically used to refer to any product or interior design or architecture that occured from 1933-1965. It is said to be organic in style and exhibit Scandinavian influences.
Not long ago, I attended an event in DC hosted by Apartment Therapy in which a panel discussed DC's obssession with all t