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Saw-Horse Desk 07.07.11

Understated elegance; the Saw-Horse Desk from Archive Home

Archive Home Collection from Designer Ed Robinson; we discuss the key pieces: The Saw-horse desk.

“Understated elegance can often be found in the form and function of everyday utilitarian objects” the designer points out.

The desk has a recognizable A-frame geometry, associated for centuries as the steady surface for many skilled trades to work from.   ” With a nod to the traditionalist, I imagine it draped in fabric for cutting, paper for sketching or scattered with geometric rules for designing, and of course it looks good supporting the new 27 inch iMac”.  Ed points out.

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