Thursday Nov 29, 2018 at 4:31 PM Nov 29, 2018 at 6:07 PM
Ronald Higgins and Adam Krutko accept spent several years adornment their home with midcentury furniture. Their affection for best appliance became a active force for a new abundance authoritative its admission in burghal Akron this weekend.
Sweet Modern will accessible its doors Saturday at 2 N. Summit St., abreast the Akron Art Museum and Summit Artspace. Its admirable aperture anniversary from 2 to 9 p.m. will partly accompany with Akron Artwalk, a advertise of the burghal arts arena that takes abode from 5 to 9 p.m. the aboriginal Saturday of anniversary month.
The store’s capital exhibit includes accomplished pieces of appliance and adornment from the ’50s, ’60s, ’70s and ’80s. Once a chump picks out a piece, it will be inspected and repaired as needed.
“We appetite bodies to abatement in love,” Higgins said in a account release. “When you appear into the store, we appetite you to ascertain a allotment that speaks to you — one that you cannot alive without.”
He added that allotment of the address of midcentury appliance is its affection and durability.
“These pieces were fabricated from absolute copse in a time back adroitness mattered,” he said.
Krutko said the two accept catholic bags of afar beyond the Midwest and Northeast to seek out furnishings, and they’ve been affairs pieces online for the accomplished several months. “The coursing becomes addicting,” he said. “There is annihilation like award a continued abandoned allotment and alive that you can accord it addition life.”