20 March, 2012

Charles and Ray Eames

'The real questions are: Does it solve a problem? Is it serviceable? How is it going to look in ten years?' 
Charles Eames

'What works good is better than what looks good, because what works good lasts.'
Ray Eames



10 comments:

  1. Great quotes! And so true...quality over quantity!

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  2. Oh, this is amazing!
    I posted a Charles Eames quote today, too!
    Love the quote you posted here and the picture is fabulous.
    Tereza

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  3. So true...
    I'd always chose things of quality then beauty.

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  4. This is such an interesting home! You always have to find a happy medium between function and design aesthetic.

    Lynn
    CARMEN VOGUE

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  5. Words to remember. Those three cushions placed one on top of the other, they look perfect in that composition. xo
    Ada

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  6. Spooky.... Like you have listed to our conversation here.... :D Had a long discussion with the Mr about Eames the day before yesterday. and when he did a quick research (on the third party in our relationship...) his iPad he also four the second quote.
    Form follows function.
    Happy Wednesday!!

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  7. True classics. And what they did certainly "works".

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  8. ...and will last probably even longer than they expected.

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  9. enviable! i love their "pet."

    also, it's so good to see you back in action on this blog, too, Anna! :) :)

    xoxo
    agnes
    :)

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