Unbutton Bedside Tables Inspired by Pin-up Photography

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The Unbutton Collection by Cristina Bulat draws inspiration from pin-up culture. The prototypes include bedside tables and a sideboard in white, blue, and green colorways. In each design, the top shelf peeks open like a shirt, referencing the collared blouses often seen in vintage pin-up photography. The playful shape is crafted from linden veneer, the same finish used on the bright  trapezoid frame and glossy round drawer knobs. Otherwise made of solid wood, the Scandinavian design is natural and sturdy. It’s no surprise that Unbutton won first prize at the BIFE-SIM 2014 international furniture fair in Bucharest.

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Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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