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Rattan's Moment

I have been a big fan of wicker/rattan/bentwood furniture for ages and wanted to give a shout out to Carol's bed in the third season of The Last Man On Earth.  

This type of furniture is hugely popular right now, and it makes sense because we, as a culture, have moved away from our 60's-Mad-Men-Mid-Century obsession and are squarely living in the age of 70's revival.  You know a trend has been fully embraced when even IKEA has made room for the style in their collection.  Here is a sampling of what is going on at IKEA right now:

A Perfect Pendant

Girls: Season 5, Episode 5 - A sun soaked breakfast buffet at a depressing retreat for divorced women. 

Girls: Season 5, Episode 5 - A sun soaked breakfast buffet at a depressing retreat for divorced women. 

Mr. Robot: Season 1, Episode 7

Mr. Robot: Season 1, Episode 7

There they are again!  The same flawless pendant lights that I noticed in Mr. Robot!

I did a cursory google to see if I could track down more information on this light fixture, but all I found was a similar (but not as good) version at Restoration Hardware.  

Restoration Hardware, Circa 1900 Gaslight collection

Restoration Hardware, Circa 1900 Gaslight collection