I’ve been really busy so I didn’t do much reading this week but I still managed to come across some interesting links worth sharing. From Apartment Therapy – Tracy & Marty’s “Retro Metro” House Boat From Denver Westword – Ten hilariously unnecessary items from the 1950s From Mid2Mod – Kemper Nomland, Jr. From Playscapes –…
From ABC News – Baby Boomers Buying Retro Products. From the Eichler Network – Silly in Pink: Love ‘em or loathe ‘em, the Pink Flamingo. And much more!
Lots of good stuff this week!
My fellow blogger, preservationist and all-around nice gal, Gretchen Steinberg was interviewed for a great news article in the Sacramento Bee about the growing popularity and interest in mid-century modern design.
In Arizona a battle has begun to save an incredible home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, often considered the father of American modernist architecture. This insightful article from Arizona Local News discusses the problems that many historic preservationists face when trying to preserve precious modern architecture. Alison King from Modern Phoneix is interviewed.
I come across a lot of interesting news stories and blog posts every week. I occasionally use Twitter to share things but I decided to start collecting the best links of the past week into a “Monday Link Roundup”