Conventional wisdom says that in hard financial times designers embrace tradition. With the fiscal cliff averted (we hope), the economy is slowly recovering, but the public is still clinging to the comfort style our grandmothers would appreciate. The good news is that, placed in a mod environment, there’s plenty of life in these classic items.
If your grandmother embraced the new-fangled styles of midcentury, she likely had a rocker like this. New York designer Jason Lewis crafts modern pieces that have more than a passing nod to the Man Men era.