More to explore:
This is $400 online, but I feel like it could be done for much cheaper!
pretty cute little midcentury green chair
diy lighting fixtures kitchen - Bing Images
Playful Lighting: Cute Balloon Lamps by Estiluz
Cesto by Corbett Lighting
Some mid-century magic from "Thrive" furniture. I love the lines... still deciding on the color.
This is the most contempory rocking chair I've ever seen! They call it the Kennedy rocking chair but it does not look like the one JFK used in the White House at all!
Carter Chair by Thrive Furniture. Looks like a little like an MCM "Chairy," but I like it.
for the TV
Nixon Leather Loveseat - Thrive Furniture
And I just happen to have an old rickety ladder… I think I prefer the wall mounted version though. (from www.shelterness.com)