Now that I have a bonafide office for Au Courant that can actually accomodate proper, non-Ikea furniture, I've been on the hunt for the perfect studio sofa-cum-day bed to round out the feel of space.

The one that initially caught my eye - that divinely minimal, wooden-framed Hans Wegner piece - is unfortunately sold out. Not that I could readily cough up the $1800.00 sticker price, but still. To dream...

The Wegner belonged to a group of equally divine sofas on offer from the Brooklyn store, Sit and Read. A hub that seems to sell all of its cool pieces in the blink of an eye; the buttery brown number and the Chesterfield blue couch have been snapped up, as well.

Nonetheless, Sit & Read is still worth a look-see if you're in the Driggs Avenue area. A quick browse of the available pieces on their website revealed a pair of lovely rug chairs, vintage fans, a set of Toledo chairs and that red showstopper of a leather sofa.

Which could easily be yours. If you're ready to part with $4,500.00, that is...


NB Images Courtesy Sit & Read

Of Interest

Rietveld Schroeder Huis, Utrecht NL
Centraal Museum Utrecht
The Gerrit Rietveld Shroeder Huis 1924, Utrecht, Netherlands Centraal Museum Utrecht
Sam Lewitt at the Swiss Institute
Swiss Insitute NYC
Upcoming Shows Sam Lewitt: Less Light Warm Words June 08 - July 24th 2016 Swiss Institute New York
Harry Bertoia's Environment for Sound
Bertoia at MAD Museum
Atmosphere for Enjoyment Harry Bertoia’s Environment for Sound May 3, 2016 to September 25, 2016 MAD Museum
Gerrit Rietveld Furniture Design
Rietveld & Van Baar Collection
Rietveld & Van Baar Collection March 31st to Sept. 25th 2016 Centraal Museum Utrecht