Category Archives: MID-CENTURY MODERN

OBJECTS: Gifts for the Man Cave

‘Tis the season to drop hints for loved ones about what you want in your man cave! Help out those gifting you by supplying them with a wishlist – or, better yet, treat yourself to one (or several) of the … Continue reading

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SLIDESHOW: The Fall Fireplace

Nothing says Fall quite like a roaring fireplace. What serves as an unused architectural detail for most of the year suddenly becomes a vital part of the home and the centerpiece of any room. This cozy spot is the perfect … Continue reading

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OBJECTS: Vintage Games

As the days get colder and the nights get longer, we’re all spending more time inside, looking for things to do while drinking hot toddies by the fire. Books are solitary, television gets tiring – and what’s an activity you … Continue reading

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ROOMS ON FILM: Mad Men

For a few seasons, we would have identified Don Draper’s man cave as his office at the Sterling Cooper advertising agency. Now, that he’s a newlywed living in the city, however, we turn to Draper’s new Manhattan apartment, which seems … Continue reading

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IN REAL LIFE: Gilles Mendel’s Dining Nook

There’s a lot to love about Gilles Mendel’s New York apartment. First, its size: a mere 732 square feet, with only one bed and bath. Humble, intimate, petite – call it what you will, it’s decidedly small for a guy … Continue reading

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THIS WEEK’S SALES: 10/1/2012

October 1st is upon us and it finally feels like Fall has arrived. Leaves are turning, the air is crisp and Halloween decorations are starting to make their appearance. For the change of season, this week we recommend the Manhattan … Continue reading

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ART: Tom Sachs

“Going to the moon was THE best art project of the twentieth century.” Such are the words of Tom Sachs, who in 2007 staged his own version of the American lunar landing at Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills.

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OBJECTS: Retro-Inspired Gadgets

We love a good update to a classic concept. Tweak or streamline a traditional design and the result is often something that is much more contemporary and forward-thinking than one might expect. Here are three AROHO picks for retro-inspired gadgets … Continue reading

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FURNITURE: Wood + Lucite Chair

Natural Wood Lucite Icon Armchair. Grupo Seccio. $377. This updated classic takes an iconic Eames chair and gives it a rugged, masculine base. Momentous style, reworked for a new millennium and a new man.

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OBJECTS: Wood iPad Cover

Miniot Cover Mk2. $89. Back in the office after the mid-week holiday? Cheer yourself up with this smart, sleekly masculine iPad cover from Holland.

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