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Design Classics #26: Bakelite Telephone

19th June 2012

  In 1951, the question “Are you on the phone?” meant did you own a telephone, not were you busy nattering, texting or tweeting on it. In those days a mere 1.5 million households could answer in the affirmative. By the end of the decade, half of the UK was connected – in contrast with…

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Mad About . . .

Mad About . . . Mad Men

3rd April 2012

It’s the next instalment of Mad Men tonight and those interiors are still looking as fabulous as ever. While the fashion magazines tell us where to get the clothes, here, for those of you who are looking at the houses, are some ideas on how you can replicate the look at home.  So that’s the…

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