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5. MOD MADNESS
Classic modern design continues to provide plenty of inspiration. By this time, we know the trend has legs. One architect we talked to says mid-century design recalls a time in design when anything seemed possible; when creativity and originality thrived. Successful mid-century design, he says, is appealing not just because of its clean looks, but because it reminds us of a time when the sky was the limit.