Mad Men Modern

Design trend parallels between TV series portrayal of 1960’s commercial office and today’s creative workplace.

After much encouragement, I recently joined millions of viewers in watching the Mad Men television series on AMC. Since its premiere in 2007, Mad Men has acquired an impressive following and been credited with influencing fashion trends and cultural style. According to the Guardian, this popular series has led to a rise in sales “everything from tortoise shell glasses to fedoras” as well as the “return of the suit.” The show has caused an upsurge in the demand for mid-century modern furnishings. But will it have a similar effect on commercial workplace design trends? READ MORE

September 24th, 2012 | Comments Off on Mad Men Modern | Work It