Herman Miller opens online store via
"How to talk your wife out of a frou frou bedroom…"
Herman Miller Vanity Wall ad, 1962
"Depicts complete current selection of designs by George Nelson, Charles Eames, Isamu Noguchi and Hvidt and Nielsen, truly "America’s foremost collection of modern furniture"."
The Herman Miller Collection ad, 1950s via
A 1954 ad highlighting Herman Miller’s design consultants - Nelson, Eames and Girard via
A photograph of the San Francisco Herman Miller showroom in 1959, designed by Alexander Girard, featuring the ‘Nelson Swag Leg Chair and Desk’, with a Nelson ‘Thin Edge’ day bed in background via
via The North Elevation:
Lish Dorset takes us along for a visit to Herman Miller’s Design Archives. This is a true time capsule of design history: untouched Alexander Girard fabrics, vintage advertisements by George Nelson and Associates, original blueprints, and of course amazing furniture…
Custom Extra Long Contract Bench by George Nelson
This is a rare custom bench which includes 1 slatted and 1 solid surface, two seats covered in mustard leatherette, and a stainless steel planter. These features are rarely seen comprised together on one seating unit and can be switched for various configurations. White powder coated steel frame.