2014 Eames Shop Holiday List

10 things from the Eames Shop that will make the perfect holiday gift for the design lover in your life.

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1.  EAMES Giant House of Cards Create-It-All

A play on the classic House of Cards by Charles & Ray Eames.  The Create-It-All deck is the perfect activity for holidays, parties, schools and business brainstorming activities.  Colorful panels on one side of the cards and a blank canvas on the other awaiting your creative hand on the other.  The drawable cards in the Create-It-All deck cards can be used for drawings, collages, inspirational quotes, and much more.  Unfetter your creativity!  Cards can be enjoyed by the young and young of heart and link together with the Giant House of Cards.  Price: $40

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2. 100 Quotes by Charles Eames 

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The 100 Quotes by Charles Eames book was published for the centennial celebration of the late and great designer.  Each timeless quote is as genuine as the man himself and sheds insight into the mind of a pivotal force in American Design.  The book is printed on beautiful Neenah paper and translated into six languages (English, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese and Japanese).  100 Quotes by Charles Eames is a book that will be enjoyed over and over.  Price: $25

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3. House of Cards Journals 

This collection of journals feature vibrant colors and imagery from the iconic Eames House of Cards that are sure to brighten your mood and your workspace.  The journals have an elasticized closure and expandable back pocket.  There are 15 different journals available in 3 sizes; A4, A5, & A6, so it is easy to find the perfect one for the writer, artist or note-taker in your life.  Price: $10-20

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4. Small Dot Pen 

The Small Dot Pen is a high-quality rollerball pen, covered in the small dot pattern by Ray Eames.  It is presented in a metal case with an ink refill.  Highly coveted, the pen is also available with a matching metal card case to complete the set!  Price: $75

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5. Small House of Cards

For 62 years, this toy has been a favorite for both the young and the young at heart.  The Eames Small House of Cards deck includes 52 cards with a rich assortment of photographs dispalying what the Eameses called “good stuff” from the world around us.  The six slots on each card make it easy to interlock them into a myriad of structures and sizes.  Price: $25

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6. DVD Film Set

Between 1950 and 1982, Charles and Ray Eames made over 125 short films ranging from 1-30 minutes in length.  This 6-disc DVD set contains 39 films by the husband-and-wife team, including Powers of Ten, House: After 5 Years of Living, Design Q&A, Tops, Eames Lounge Chair, Day of the Dead, Toccata for Toy Trains, and The World of Franklin and Jefferson.  Price: $79.99

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7. Eames Fiberglass Rocker by HERMAN MILLER

The Eames Molded Rocker is a timeless and versatile piece of furniture.  It makes a wonderful gift for an expecting couple in which they can comfortably and stylishly rock their new bundle.  The chair can later transition into the living room and eventually be passed down to future generations as a loving family tradition.  Available in 8 vibrant archival colors in fiberglass and 14 additional matted colors in polypropylene.  The Rockers takes 4-8 weeks to custom make, but we think your loved ones will agree that it is worth the wait. Price varies based on configuration.

If you prefer personal assistance in your furniture shopping please call 855.815.7757.


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8. Plastic Elephant

Eames Plastic Elephants make themselves right at home in any room or nursery.  First designed in 1945 in plywood, the elephant is now made in a durable plastic allowing this favorite to be used as both a toy and decoration for generations to come.  Available in red, white, lime, ice grey, blue, and pink.  Please allow 2 weeks for shipping.  Price: $330

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9. Hang-it-All

A most versatile coat rack designed in 1953, the Eames Hang-It-All is a wonderful example of Charles and Ray’s innovation and sense of fun.  The Hang-It-All transforms coats, bags, umbrellas, and countless other objects into functional art on the wall.  It is as useful as it is beautiful.  First introduced with colorful balls, the Hang-It-All is now available in the USA in two sleek monochromatic colors: black and white.  All three options are in stock and ready for fast shipping.  Price: $199

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10. Beautiful Details 

Know someone who didn’t snatch up a copy of the large Beautiful Details book?  For all those still lamenting, we have the perfect gift.  Beautiful Details is back in a smaller size that lives up to its name.  A eye-catching patterned slipcase protects this 400+ page book that features gorgeous images and essays from Charles, Ray and the Eames family.  This book is a visual celebration of the Eameses and is sure to be a collectable.  Price: $49.95


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