Mad Men

The Intentional Midcentury Time Capsule in Palm Springs

By Bethany Erickson / February 20, 2019 / 4 Comments
time capsule

We’ve all seen the homes that time forgot, and we’ve all seen the vintage homes that have been updated. But have you ever seen a Midcentury Modern that was an intentional time capsule? As we’ve said before, sometimes what we find in the Wednesday WTF is a WTF because there are whips and chains in […]

Read More

Start Spreadin’ the News, For $13M, You Can Have a Sinatra Home Your Way

By Bethany Erickson / January 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
Sinatra

Whether you want a beachy retreat or a swank pad you can pick out in episodes of Mad Men, Frank Sinatra hung his hat in two homes that are on the market at the same time, for nearly identical price points. If Malibu is your bag, one estate was designed by architect Ted Grenzbach and Sinatra […]

Read More

Get Your Midcentury Modern Fix at Dallas Architecture Forum’s October Symposium

By Leah Shafer / September 15, 2015 / 0 Comments

If you swoon over Frank Sinatra’s style, and you marvel over Mad Men‘s Midcentury Modern, then you won’t want to miss the next Dallas Design Symposium, presented by the Dallas Architecture Forum. Titled Modernism, the focus of the symposium is the best of Midcentury Modern architecture and design. It will be held Oct. 4 from 2 – 5 […]

Read More

Thursday Three Hundred: Pristine Midcentury Modern in Janmar For CHEAP!

By Joanna England / September 19, 2013 / 30 Comments

How is this incredible home still on the market? I have no idea, to tell you the truth, especially considering how hot Midcentury Moderns are, and this incredible location. Janmar is a fabulous, quiet enclave. We totally love this area, as we’ve said many times before. Big lots, great architecture, and a treasure trove of […]

Read More

Tuesday Two Hundred: Tiffany Trail Midcentury Modern Has All The Details You Crave

By Joanna England / March 5, 2013 / 0 Comments

I’m not sure exactly what date range qualifies a property to be a “Midcentury Modern,” but we’ll let in 618 Tiffany Trail in Richardson regardless because, come on, this home is amazing! Marketed by Ed Murchison, this modern stunner in Richardson is on the market for just $225,000! Built in 1977, this home is after […]

Read More

Thursday Three Hundred: Park Towers Condo is an Epic Chance to Remodel a Mid-Mod Unit

By Joanna England / January 24, 2013 / 6 Comments

Or you could keep it as is, but the wallpaper would need some freshening up. Unit 11D in the Park Towers Condominiums is a time warp. Everything looks to be from the 60s, when this building was constructed. The owner was obviously a big fan of green, as you can see from the wallpaper in […]

Read More