Interior Design 

Mad for Mod Contest: Pick atomic color names and win!

Our very own Diane Vallere has a new book coming out and has chosen you as our savvy readers to help her! She needs help picking color names for these fabulous paint colors! In WITH VICS YOU GET EGGROLL, #3 in the Mad for Mod Mystery Series, Doris Day-loving, mid-century modern interior decorator Madison Night has the opportunity to endorse four paint colors for Paintin’ Place, her neighborhood paint store. But Madison is preoccupied with things like abducted women, renovating a Cliff May house, and choosing between two hunky men….

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February and Mid-century around the web

Every once in a while we like to just surf the web and see what’s happening in other Mid-Century News… Irving Harper book release Collectors Weekly has a really cool article about Irving Harper, the uncredited inventor of the Marshmallow Sofa and Sunburst Clock who made waves with his wild, whimsical paper sculptures of animals, masks, and Cubist abstractions. Now, an upcoming coffee-table book lets anyone tour his home and his private collection of handmade art. We’ve got the story of how Harper bolstered George Nelson and Herman Miller furniture—plus…

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