Iconic Mid-Century Design: Origins of the Hairpin Leg

June 08, 2022 4 min read

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Design pin-ups: Furniture refinishing with Emma Everton-Jones

March 16, 2020 4 min read

Say hello to Emma Everton-Jones (aka @designretrobrighton): an expert in midcentury furniture refinishing, geometric design and decoupage. We caught up with Emma to find out more about her restoration process and how she uses hairpin legs to transform tired, old furniture into statement pieces.
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Design pin-ups: Upcycling with Elizabeth Dot Design

February 24, 2018 2 min read

Elizabeth Dot Design shares advice on upcycling furniture, and reveals a selection of her favourite DIY projects made with hairpin legs.
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Our Top 10 Iconic Chair Designs

October 26, 2016 3 min read

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A well-designed chair isn’t just a piece of furniture. It’s a work of art. There are hundreds of iconic pews that deserve places in gallery exhibitions, but today we’re celebrating ten that – in our opinion – are some of the best chair designs ever made. 

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A History of Hairpin Legs

November 14, 2015 1 min read

The history of hairpin legs, and the man behind it all: Henry P Glass.
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