I know the revival of mid-century modern is pretty much over, but I still love it.
Langston Hughes' Collection of Harlem Rent Party Advertisements
Langston Hughes' collection of Rent Party Cards. Poetry in motion. Rent parties are exactly what the name implies -- social events to raise money for the rent. They featured live music, food (for an added fee), dancing, and other *social* activities. A fascinating piece of history currently on display at Yale's Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
I've recently fallen in love with William Morris fabrics and designs. This is a fabric I'd love to get my hands on to create new drapes for my living room or bedroom. It incorporates colors I've used in both of those rooms.
Sputnik Upholstery: Caribbean jando fabrics
Wallpaper in a mid-century modern design.
Secondhand Rose - the best source for vintage wallpapers
A great alternative to circles or polka dots.
57173 - Accessory | BASSO & BROOKE POWER PRINTS | AmericanBlinds.com
I can think of a lot of places in my house where this would be perfect.