11 Midcentury-Modern Furniture Brands You Should Know

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Midcentury-modern furniture design is iconic, and, lucky for collectors, it shows no signs of fading. But even the biggest interior design aficionados and history enthusiasts don't know the stories behind each of the most popular midcentury modern designers, especially since certain brands of the era are more under the radar. While décor by design duo Charles and Ray Eames is ever as popular as it was five years ago, there are a few others worth noting. 

We asked antiques and vintage furniture marketplace 1stdibs for the most searched-for and most-purchased midcentury-modern furniture brands, and as we suspected, the lists show a new crop of designers gaining steam. Here are the designers you should know—and why—as well as some of their most sought-after pieces, plus the stylish characteristics to look out for so you can recognize them while shopping. 

Now discover 15 more midcentury-modern décor pieces we love.

This story was originally published on April 29, 2014, and it has been updated.