This light epitomises what Vintage Unit do best. They bring you ever rarer industrial pieces, hand sanded, polished and made adaptable for your home. Direct from the 1950's factory ceiling, these cast aluminium bulkhead lights are the perfect accompaniment for your kitchen/office. Picture it!
Coming at you like a prop from a Picasso painting, it could easily be centre piece of a table in Provence as a carafe of delicious red. From antique store Le Grenier, this vintage blue art pottery jug is malleable to any setting you desire. Form, vivid colour and originality!
In store now....£28
Elegance! Elegance is key when entertaining darling! Be the toast of the town with this decadent French Art-Deco coffee set. The only way to follow dinner as well as retaining a sense of occasion to the proceedings. The hand painted detail that is typical of the Deco period has to seen in person, but even from the pictures it is clear how fantastic all three pieces really are.
In store now Coffee Pot....£40 Cream Jug and Cup....£18
Easily our favourite items from Vintage Unit. These four bold Pop art chairs are incredible. So rare and so beautiful! The single sheet Beech laminate seat sits above white painted steel rod legs they date from the early 1960's. We simply cannot put into words how special these are!
Meet Rebecca, sales assistant extraordinaire at BLITZ. As well as being the owner of a smile so heart-warming it makes Obama seem a little bit insincere, she is also the subject of this weeks staff interview.
How long have you worked at BLITZ? Since Christmas - it was a bit mad in here, a real baptism of fire.
What is your most covetted item at the minute? The silk shorts are great - Ive already got leopard print and polka dots and some beige ones for the summer - when it eventually arrives!
Whats your favourite lunch spot round Brick Lane? For a real treat hit Japanika on Hanbury Street for the tempura or the Katsu Curry - Ive been known to eat at least 3 in a sitting!
Who or what are your style influences? Birkin of course and her daughter Lou has a great look too..
How do you like to spend a nice weekend? Easy - London Fields / Beer Garden / Dog!!!!