IKEA Marks 75th Anniversary with its Vintage Collection

2020-03-26T11:39:06-04:00September 18th, 2018|Staging|

When Ikea opened its first retail store in Älmhult, Sweden, in 1958, it launched with stellar items like the Ganget armchair, a circular wicker seat and a spindly floor lamp with elongated cotton lamp shades. At the time, Ikea’s founder, Ingvar Kamprad, was trying to design “modern” furniture that evoked an optimistic future. Now those once futuristic designs are available [...]