Archive for ‘February, 2014’

Steampunk Pipe Lamp @ A Life Designed

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You’ll be basking in the warm ‘retro glow’ with this industrial-look table lamp, perfect for your retro-vintage decor. – $105

An ‘A Life Designed‘ original piece, this beauty is made with steel pipe and comes outfitted with an 8′ antique style cloth-covered cord, a vintage-look plug and a satin nickel finish vintage-style light bulb socket with turn-knob on/off. The lamp includes one Edison Bulb.

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Vintage Industrial Caster… Available Now!

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Industrial steampunk style at its finest! This heavy-duty caster will add the perfect vintage-vibe to your Rough-Luxe inspired decor. – $110

Just posted to our online store, this antique iron caster will make the perfect table-top or bookshelf decor item for your industrial-inspired home or retail space.

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Click the red ‘store’ button at the top of the page to browse this item and all of our carefully curated Rough-Luxe furniture and decor items.

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NOTE: This piece is vintage and although we pride ourselves in hand picking the best possible pieces, they all will show “character marks”, minor dings, and dimples acquired over years of service. Please look carefully at all photos and be sure to ask any questions you may have before purchasing. Thank You!

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SOLD! Industrial Draftsman Stool

1940s Toledo Industrial Draftsman Stool

The crew here at A Life Designed aren’t one bit surprised that this great piece of industrial goodness didn’t stick around our store for very long… It’s AMAZING!

If you missed out on this beauty, never fear as more new items are being added on a regular basis. Simply click the red ‘store’ button at the top of the page to browse all of our carefully curated Rough-Luxe furniture and decor items.

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Westin Mitchell Design Group

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Los Angeles based Westin Mitchell Design Group create furniture guaranteed to make lovers of industrial-style decor drool!

Recently, in a chance encounter, (thanks Shane Reynolds!)A Life Designed was tipped off to Westin Mitchell Design Group, a fantastic furniture design company based in Downtown Los Angeles creating stunning industrial-style furniture for residential and commercial/retail spaces. Never one to pass up a hot tip, we quickly looked them up and are so glad we did. Continue reading…

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FOUND Design — Mesa, AZ

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Like a shimmering ‘design mirage’ in the middle of the hot desert, FOUND is an unexpected treasure-trove of home interior inspiration.

Recently, on one of A Life Designed’s many furniture hunting expeditions, my journey took me to the small town of Mesa, Arizona. Being as this was my first visit to the town located approximately 12 miles southeast of Phoenix, I had no idea what I might stumble upon. What I absolutely didn’t expect to find was FOUND… An incredible furniture/design store that looks as if it had been plucked from a major metropolitan city and dropped in the middle of the desert. Continue reading…

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Rough-Luxe, Vintage Ship Lamps… Available Now in Our Store!

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‘Let there be light’ with these industrial-style ship lamps. – $220 ea.

Authentic vintage ship lamps (2 available).  Repurposed for interior lighting, these aging beauties have such an amazing patina. Featuring all original parts and thick glass domes with no cracks, the wiring has been updated and uses standard household light bulbs.

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These will make the perfect addition to your industrial-style living space or vintage-inspired retail environment. Why settle for a plain old ‘lamp’ when you can have a conversation piece? Available now in our online store. Simply click the red store button at the top of the page to view these and all of our Rough-Luxe items.

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