This Danish modern sewing cart was designed in an era when many households had sewing machines. Castors allow the user to wheel it over to the work. The top provides a worksurface on which fabrics or patterns can be laid. The legs are designed with raised corners for an
This Danish mid century bar cart, made from Brazilian rosewood, measures 25" long x 17.5" wide x 22" tall. The top, which has raised edges, doubles as a removable serving tray. The bottom tier features three plastic bottle holders. Mounted on four original castors. _________________ These "Mid Century
This Danish modern lounge chair, model GE-240, was designed by Hans Wegner for Getama in 1955. It's crafted in quartersawn oak, with flawless joinery throughout. Sculpted "cigar" arms show off the natural beauty of the wood grain. This model has been re-upholstered with new Kvadrat wool, and foam covers
This credenza in Brazilian rosewood was manufactured by Hundevad & Co. in the 1960s. These pieces are commonly confused with the designer Poul Hundevad, who bears the same last name. The majority of these credenzas were originally designed as the bottom portion of bookcases. Most of these pieces originally
This rare Swedish Modern boomerang desk in teak was designed by Goran Strand for Lelangs Mobelfabrik in the 1960s. It's very similar to (and probably designed to compete with) the version by Peter Løvig Nielsen for Hedensted Møbelfabrik. Among the similarities are the locking bar cabinet in back and the
This small Danish Modern mid century cupboard Measures 27.5" wide x 15.5" deep x 28" tall. This piece features two teak sliding doors which open to two bays- one with an adjustable shelf. The mahogany case is mounted on tall base with a canted bookshelf. The model
This wonderful mid century modern bar in teak was designed by Arne Wahl Iversen for IKEA in the 1960s. Although it's rare to find pristine examples of well crafted IKEA pieces from the 1950s and 1960s, they do pop up once in a while, and are found mostly in
This beautiful Danish modern highback reclining lounge chair was manufactured by Trensums in the 1960s. The designer is unknown but most of the design work for Trensums was done by Johannes Andersen. The frame features sculpted teak arms and spindle legs. The back of this chair can
This Danish Modern five-drawer rosewood dresser was designed by Henning Jørgensen for Fredericia Furniture in the 1960s. It's got beautiful woodgrain and the construction is high quality throughout. Each drawer features a stunning streamlined lip and two carved pulls. It's a rare find, on account of the
This gorgeous Danish modern rocker was designed by Holger Georg Jensen for Tønder Møbelværk in 1958. This piece is known as Model 97, and these surface occasionally, but this particular piece is a bit special as it retains its colorful original candy striped wool upholstery. There is not much
This armchair was designed by Fredrik Kayser for Vatne Lenestolfabrik. It's timeless, bridging the gap between modern and traditional aesthetics. Crafted in solid Brazilian rosewood, this chair wears its original button tufted leather cushions.
This Danish modern entry chest hails from the mid-1960s and is crafted in rosewood and copper. Two drawers provide storage. We've had a few other pieces with this same copper relief by Mobel Intarsa, which this chest may have been made by, but as it is unmarked, there is
This elegant teak framed club chair was designed by Bertil Fridhagen for Bröderna Andersson in the 1960s. Sophisticated teak banding runs from the arms to the back of this lounge chair. The upholstery you see is not original, by the way; we had the chair recovered with new
We actually found this particular piece stuffed into the attic of a dilapidated barn in the Danish countryside. It was covered in a layer of ashy dust that was so thick we had no idea what kind of wood was underneath. After some heavy cleaning, the original color came back
This piece is a a bit of an oddity for us, since we don't tend to find a lot of these around Denmark. It's a Danish modern smoking table/ashtray, crafted from teak with patinated brass legs. A copper bowl rests in the center, designed to be removable for easy cleaning.
This small, two door teak credenza was designed by Kai Kristiansen for Feldballes Møbelfabrik in the 1960s. Originally, this piece would most likely have been paired with a modular wall unit. These are typically found in small flats in and around city centers like Copenhagen, being used as hallway or
This Safari Chair is one of the first pieces of Danish modern design from one of the masters of the era, Kaare Klint. Rud Rasmussen's factory is still in business in the Norrebro neighborhood of Copenhagen and still crafts these chairs in the same way they have since the 1930s.
This beautiful mid century modern vanity hails from Denmark, and was crafted sometime in the late 1950s. Nothing is known about its designer or manufacturer, as it's unmarked, but the build quality is exceptional, and that is reflected in the exposed joinery on the legs and throughout the case. An
For our first Mid Century Modern Find of the Week we're showing you this Pernilla 69 chair, designed by Bruno Mathsson for DUX. I consider it a truly iconic mid century chair with an interesting history, but it's not one a lot of people know about (probably because they don't
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