Styling with midcentury modern, Nina’s Apartment meets HUME vintage

I am having a lot of fun this week with Lorraine from Hume Vintage, doing our joint pop-up shop Vintage Haus. We have very similar taste in vintage so our stock blends well together. I brought in most of the midcentury modern furniture while Lorraine is showing off her amazing colourful collection of original designer fabrics from the 1960s by Heals, Sanderson, Marimekko, Hull Traders and more, mostly made into very usable, decorative throw cushions. Remnants look great when framed too.

Vintage Haus – your midcentury design Pop-up store this September

I am very proud and excited to announce my next event: Vintage Haus! I have hooked up with the talented Lorraine from HUME vintage, who has just launched her vintage business in Aberdeen. Together we will be turning the studio on 8 Chattan Place into the most amazing midcentury pop-up boutique, full of carefully selected … Continue reading Vintage Haus – your midcentury design Pop-up store this September

Nina’s Apartment is back in business after a fire destroyed the shop

Nina’s Apartment is back on her feet since a fire destroyed the shop and all vintage stock at Lethenty Mill at the end of April. Nina Eggens, owner of the business, tells about the experience: “It was horrifying to see my shop go up in smoke in front of my eyes that morning. I worked … Continue reading Nina’s Apartment is back in business after a fire destroyed the shop

A black day in Nina’s Apartment’s history. When your beautiful shop gets destroyed by a fire.

I keep remembering things I had in the shop. A beautiful vase, a vintage Danish pottery dish. Pictures and mirrors. My toolbox and staple guns! My books. My upholstery foam...that must have burned well in the fire. Countless items of furniture. I have now even lost the concrete wall I use as a background for … Continue reading A black day in Nina’s Apartment’s history. When your beautiful shop gets destroyed by a fire.