Looking for Vintage Collectables? We specialise in 1950's through to 1980's collectables but are also interested in anything funky and retro. We are always looking for intersting items and furtniture. I am licensed second hand dealer and have regular intakes of bulk lots. We are also always looking for deceased estates and house lots and will approach your needs with sensitity and respect.
What are Mid- Century Collectables and why we do what we do.
Mid-century decor collectibles are items from the mid-20th century (approximately 1945 to 1965) that are considered to be of value or interest to collectors. Mid-century decor is often associated with the mid-century modern design movement, which was a style that emerged in the 1940s and 1950s and was characterized by clean lines, simplicity, and a focus on functionality.
Mid-century decor collectibles can include a wide variety of items, such as furniture, lighting, ceramics, glassware, and other decorative objects. Some popular mid-century decor collectibles include:
Furniture: Mid-century furniture is known for its clean lines, simple forms, and use of materials such as wood, metal, and plastic. Popular mid-century furniture designers include Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, and Eero Saarinen.
Lighting: Mid-century lighting is known for its sleek, modern design and use of materials such as metal and plastic. Popular mid-century lighting designers include George Nelson and Joe Colombo.
Ceramics: Mid-century ceramics are often colorful and feature abstract or geometric designs. Popular mid-century ceramicists include Eva Zeisel and Rose Cabat.
Glassware: Mid-century glassware is often colorful and features abstract or geometric designs. Popular mid-century glassware designers include Empoli and Murano.
Other decorative objects: Mid-century decor collectibles can also include other decorative objects such as clocks, wall art, and textiles.
Overall, mid-century decor collectibles are a unique and stylish way to add character and personality to any home, and they are highly sought after by collectors for their beauty, craftsmanship, and historical significance.
If we had $1 for every time someone came into the shop and said "Oh I Remember Those", or "That Reminds Me of My Mum" or "Oh I Had One Of Those And Took It To The Tip!" we could retire yesterday. Only joking! This is our plan in retirement! :)