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7 Ways to Achieve a Midcentury Modern Feel in Your Home

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Midcentury modern seating adds an elegant touch to any space./Photo courtesy of Annex Marketplace

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Midcentury modern design is sublimely simple and elegantly enduring, says John Aleman of the Annex Marketplace in Newport, a regional destination for midcentury and Danish modern furniture and accessories. “It’s clean, with beautiful lines, which is why interior designers have loved it for so many years.”

Photo courtesy of California Faucets

SWELL DETAILS

Art meets function with California Faucet’s sleek, single-hole Bel Canto lavatory faucet, which delivers water in a vertical sheet for a waterfall effect. Prices start at $500, at calfaucets.com.


Photo courtesy of Harmon Kardon

CUE SINATRA

Harman Kardon’s Citation One is a hip trio: an immersive home audio speaker, next-generation Google smart assistant and sophisticated centerpiece, wrapped in elegant wool fabric. $160, at harmankardon.com.


Photo courtesy of Elmira Stove Works

RETRO RANGE

Find modern appliances in classic retro colors—Candy Red, Robin’s Egg Blue, Buttercup Yellow, Mint Green and more, plus such features as self-cleaning ovens, with the Northstar collection. $5,695, at elmirastoveworks.com


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Photo courtesy of Designer Doorware

NAUTY DETAILS

Inspired by nautical portholes, Designer Doorware’s line of Niki knobs and cabinet pulls opens the door to a cool midcentury vibe. Price upon request, at designerdoorware.com.


Photo courtesy of Artefact Curator

ON DISPLAY

The Artefact Curator Table Mount is a hip way to display botanicals, framed art and other midcentury objects. The all-metal and glass construction is designed to last a lifetime. $98, at artefactcurator.com


Photo courtesy of Annex Marketplace

SEXY SEATING

This restored Gondola sofa, designed by Adrian Pearsall for Craft Associates around 1960, features an iconic silhouette and refinished sculpted legs. It’s reupholstered with textured Pontiac Coconut designer fabric by Norbar. $10,995, at annexmarketplace.com


Photo courtesy of Goodwill

WE’LL DRINK TO THAT

Highball, anyone? Glasses embellished with gold and geometrics are a hallmark of haute midcentury design. If you’re persistent—or lucky—you can find trendy tumblers at thrift shops. These glam glasses were snapped up for 49 cents each at the Goodwill store in Middletown. goodwill.org

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