• Why Eames Designs are Laboratory Tested

    Posted June 29, 2016

    Charles and Ray were so dedicated to service and performance that they encouraged their first...

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  • Five things about Charles and Ray Eames that inspire us today

    Posted June 20, 2016

    On their 75th wedding anniversary, we reflect on five things about Charles and Ray Eames that...

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  • Celebrating the birthday of Charles Eames and his colorful trip to Mexico

    Posted June 16, 2016

    On the birthday of Charles Eames, we reflect on his nearly year-long trip to Mexico, where he...

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  • Eames Tables and Airplanes: High strength, Low weight

    Posted June 12, 2016

    Charles and Ray Eames realized consumer goods could offer better service if they were...

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  • Why Did Charles and Ray Eames Make Models?

    Posted June 7, 2016

    Charles and Ray Eames created models of every element of their designs. The discipline of...

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  • Newton Deck of Cards

    Posted May 26, 2016

    Charles and Ray had a very close working relationship with IBM. Their Newton Deck of Cards, a gift...

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  • Eames Fiberglass Colors

    Posted May 23, 2016

    Charles and Ray initially offered the Eames Fiberglass Chair in just three colors. Learn how they...

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  • An Eames Solution to College Students’ Storage Problems

    Posted May 17, 2016

    In designing the Eames Contract Storage system in 1961, Charles and Ray focused on furnishings...

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  • Eames Lessons Learned from Tools

    Posted May 4, 2016

    Charles and Ray Eames found design lessons and inspiration in good old-fashioned tools.

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  • Why did Charles and Ray Eames design a “bikini pad” for their wire chair?

    Posted April 25, 2016

    The concept of “Getting the best to the most for the least amount of money”...

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