A Farewell to Modern Props

Modern Props 1977-2020 Taking the time to think about Modern Props and it’s legacy as it’s doors are finally closed is a walk down memory lane. Modern Props began as a prop house for modern props before “modern” was even hip. By this point it is likely everyone has read the Los Angeles Times article […]

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We Will Always Have Paris – Galerie Sommerlath French 50s 60s to Close

Galerie Sommerlath, the boutique furniture, decor, art et al shop owned by “French-born and Moroccan-raised” Michele Sommerlath has announced they will be closing by the end of the year. “I’ve been fortunate enough to have dedicated my life to curating beautiful things for my clients’ beautiful spaces.” She wrote in a press release. “Sadly, nothing […]

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Ruby’s Road Trip Visits: Bridge Furniture & Props ATL

Another place I wanted to swing by was Bridge Furniture & Props in Atlanta. Matt has been expanding to multiple states over the last couple of years and I was interested to see what they had going on here. Claire Foley (the Atlanta location of Bridge’s manager) showed us around. Their same genre of art […]

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Ruby’s Road Trip Visits: Alpha Companies, Atlanta

The next spot Ruby and I swung by was Alpha Companies‘ location in Atlanta. They are known for their large inventory of medical props and furniture as well as office dressing and furniture. Their location in Atlanta, GA is no exception to that. Robert Vanasco, the prop manager, was helpful in walking Ruby and I […]

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Ruby’s Road Trip Visits: Warner Bros Studios Property – Atlanta

CEO of Debbies Book, Ruby, and I had a chance to swing by some prop houses in Atlanta. The first of which was the Warner Bros. Studios Property department branch. Nikki, the manager of the Atlanta location, was very welcoming to Ruby before showing me around their warehouse. It was a pleasant surprise to find […]

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ZG04 Decor – They’ve Moved and It’s a Good Thing

Klaus and his team at ZG04 DECOR, including the ever present Saul, have been working hard over the last month to get everything up and running at their new location. The new space is a major upgrade: A 115,000 sq ft warehouse with all of the original perks from before with added ones too; a […]

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TR Trading – The Used Office Furniture Mecca

If you are looking for office furniture and want the convenience of being able to select from a huge inventory, then block out some time and get ready to stroll through the seemingly never ending warehouse of TR Trading Company. Specializing in office liquidations they offer a fantastic and constantly rotating selection of desks, chairs, […]

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Hopper’s Office & Drafting Furniture – An Important but Quiet Role in Production

Drafting is one of the most important steps in designing, especially as it get’s more complicated. Over at Hoppers Office & Drafting Furniture they have the resources to do just that. What if you just need to dress a set for an artist, architect or classroom that requires a drafting table or other specific equipment? […]

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Kids Cottage Furniture – A Perfect Source for Just That, Kids Furniture.

If only there was a place where you could get a child’s bed that was shaped like Cinderella’s carriage, or maybe a bunk bed set where the stairs were also drawers. There are a lot of custom furniture places out there and they tend to emphasize specific styles: Mid-century Modern, Transitional, Traditional, and even Arts […]

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Stephen Kenn – Unique Handcrafted Furniture and Accessories Summer Shop Sale

I’m a sucker for functional art, and that is a perfect description of all of Stephen Kenn‘s lines. From high-end couches made of welded steel frames, leather belts and repurposed WW2 military fabric (the Inheritance Collection) to sleek, fine leather bags (the Encounter Collection) there is always something for everyone who wants to live with […]

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