Merci opened in march 2009 in the arty neighborhood of Haut-Marais in Paris. More than just a retail project, it is a unique place, a destination store with 3 cafés and restaurants as well a very rich programme of exhibitions and scenographies that made the reputation of Merci.
Jean-Luc Colonna d'Istria of Merci: "In 2009, Merci selected this vintage ceiling tins as a decor concept for the Parisien store. Since the opening, there is no one day without seeing a visitor taking pictures of the Merci tin counter or asking to buy it. This phenomenon has given Merci the idea to get together with NLXL to design and market the wallpaper collection Brooklyn Tins."
Historically, tin ceilings were introduced to North America as an affordable alternative to the exquisite plaster work used in European homes. It was between 1890 and 1930 that thin rolled tin-plates were being mass-produced. Today the irregularity and the aging give all the appeal to this American architecture icon.
NLXL Founder Rick Vintage has a background in interior design. In 2005 he imported pressed tin plates for a restaurant project in the Netherlands. "Ever since we installed these tins I knew we had to do something with this beautiful product. At one of the famous parties during the Paris Design Week in January 2012 Daniel Rozensztroch (photo), art director of Merci asked us if we were interested to make a wallpaper collection based on vintage tins. Brooklyn Tins was born. I think the collection shows the pleasure we have had in working together on this project."
Designed by Merci.Please note, this is a custom item. 2Modern makes every effort to accommodate product returns with a generous return policy. However this is a made-to-order product and cannot be canceled or returned after 48 hours of order placement.Product Details
- Brooklyn Tins collection
- Designed by Merci
- No repeat
- Colorfast and washable with a soft cloth
- No wallpapering table necessary, glue is applied to wall
- Fire rating USA ASTM E 84-10 EU B-s1
Materials Non-woven wallpaper.
Heavy-duty wallpaper with paper top-layer and non-woven backing.
Specifications OVERALL DIMENSIONS: 19" W x 394" L Roll Length 394 (inches) Roll Width 19 (inches) Pattern Repeat NO REPEAT (inches) Pattern Match SKUTIN-03 Catalog ID 6624703 Reference ID "NLXL TIN-03 Brooklyn Tins Wallpaper" (Stock ID 5420356997)
Shipping DetailsShipping Cost: Free
Ships via 2Modern Standard Delivery.
Cancellation & Return PolicyCustom orders are specially made-to-order, just for you. To ensure timely delivery, production begins immediately upon receipt of your order and the item will be built to your chosen specifications. Custom orders cannot be cancelled, changed, returned, or refunded at any time after purchase is made.
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- What's Included: Standard Delivery includes delivery to the front door. If the destination is a multi-unit building, the order may be delivered inside the entrance to the building, but not to specific apartment door. In some cases, a signature may be required. Please note: this option does not include inside delivery to room of choice, unpacking, assembly, or removal of packing debris. Please contact Customer Service at (888) 222-4410 if additional delivery options are needed.
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