June 2011

  • Modern Snapshot: Rollingwood Elementary School Building

    During and after World War II, the population of the Washington area boomed. There was a great need, especially in the growing suburbs, for libraries, houses of worship and schools. Most of it was basic modern design of the time, or as one of my favorite sites calls it:Read More >

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    June 28, 2011

  • MODERNICUS’ Liquidation Sale

    After five years, Robert Chapman, the owner of MODERNICUS, is closing his store in Alexandria. MODERNICUS has become known for stocking the finest quality vintage furniture, especially Danish modern pieces from the biggest name designers (look at that Hans Wegner piece). A new beginning for Robert (stay tuned for more) Read More >

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    June 14, 2011

  • Home Anthology’s Summer Sale

    Home Anthology‘s Summer Sale kicked off this past weekend and runs through Sunday, June 26. Items throughout the store will be discounted 10 to 50 percent. So head out to Home Anthology’s 5,000 square foot space in Cantonsville (Saturdays and Sundays 12-5 p.m.) for some good summer deals. Read More >

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    June 9, 2011

  • Annual Herman Miller Sale @ Daniel Donnelly

    If you are in the market for that Eames Lounge Chair (I just finally got mine; buy one–you deserve it), a George Nelson desk or Noguchi coffee table, head down to Modern Capital sponsor Daniel Donnelly between June 3 and June 13 for the annual Herman Miller sale. Read More >

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    June 2, 2011