Monthly Archives: February 2011

Please Remain Seated: Salto For The Republic Of Fritz Hansen

Often compared to the iconic designer, Arne Jacobsen, Danish furniture designer Kasper Salto conceptualized the NAP chair. Because this design straddles form/function and manages both really well, it is known as the chair for today and tomorrow which is suitable for work and home. Fritz Hansen products go through rigorous testing, so we know quality [...]

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On Our Radar: Peapod, Pantone 14-6324

  High time for Spring, right? We won’t talk too much about it just yet, however a textile designer from our partner Robert Allen will be joining us in the upcoming weeks to speak of Spring.   For now, we will confess that we are smitten by Peapod, a color who made Pantone’s Spring 2011 [...]

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A Day In LA Guide// Guest Blogger: Nicole Of So Haute Style

We are growing more excited by the day here at The Shade Store NYC as the Spring opening of our Los Angeles store nears. To get you in the spirit,  the “it blogger” we love, Nicole of So Haute Style has joined us to share her favorite places in LA. Thank you, Nicole!   Being [...]

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Spring Dream: The Boardwalk / The Beach

  With yet another day of snow here in NYC, we are growing even more anxious for Spring. Last week we had a sneak peek of what’s to come: increased smiling, sunshine and sleeveless shoppers (yes, sleeveless). It was our Spring dream.   Not far from us on Crosby, is a little awesome store and [...]

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Simon Doonan’s Pop-Up Pepsi Spot

  Look what popped up around the corner from our downtown showroom. on West Broadway. A space styled with the help of Creative Ambassador-at-large, Simon Doonan features custom Pepsi wallpaper and flooring made from an arrangement of the new slim and vertically positioned Diet Pepsi cans.   You can even check in to the studio [...]

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