Mid-century homes

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blank canvas: a mid-century modern house in waiting

Published March 6, 2012 by housecrazy

This mid-century modern house is currently for sale in Denver, Colorado. And it is a lovely mid-century specimen. But needs some tender love & care on the inside.

image from: milehimodern.com

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Fun mid-century house in Palm Springs

Published February 16, 2012 by housecrazy

I have posted before on the fabulous collection of mid-century homes in Palm Springs California. Since it is still winter outside in Colorado, I would like to again return to Palm Springs for some lustful house-peeping.

This mid-century built house is currently on the market in Palm Springs for $1,249,000… apparently, it used to belong to Dinah Shore!

image from: realtor.com

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Denver mid-century FABULOUS!

Published February 7, 2012 by housecrazy

image from: milehighmodern.com


I am insanely excited to display this mid-century modern home located in the hip Krisana neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. This creative cornucopia of color just went under contract and I am hoping that the new owners don’t change a thing!

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Don’t judge a book by its cover: mid-century modern on the inside

Published January 31, 2012 by housecrazy

I found this house – currently for sale – in Montrose, Colorado.

The outside is very nice and well-kept, but… meh.

Nondescript and common, it doesn’t scream out any particular style except perhaps the ubiquitous suburban split-level.

image from: movemodern.com

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Mid-century Mania

Published January 13, 2012 by housecrazy


In a previous post I stated that I was primarily obsessed with old (pre-1900 era) houses. That’s not entirely true. I enjoy houses from all vintages. I enjoy anything that has character and history, even if it is only ten years old.

One of my favorite house era’s, however, is the mid-century time period. How can you not love that time period? The decade of the 1950’s gave us the likes of: Mr. Potato Head, super glue, the hovercraft, the hula hoop and Liquid paper, among other creative devices.

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