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June 18, 2014
Originally published in Modern Across America
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Made in America: Midwest
In our Modern Across America issue, we rounded up the best American-made products from across the country. Here's a look at some of the best products from the Midwest.
modern made in america products USA midwest CB2 crumpled tree wallpaper
Crumpled Trees Wallpaper by Noël Ashby for CB2. Manufactured in CB2’s hometown, Chicago, the screen printed pattern of tree branches in the company’s first wallcovering collection comes in aqua or metallic.
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modern made in america products USA midwest fferone design magazine table
Magazine Table by fferrone design. Native Chicagoan Felicia Ferrone uses powder-coated aluminum to craft a table that blends magazine storage with an end table.
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modern made in america products USA midwest kaufmann mercantile screwdriver set
Screwdriver set from Kaufmann Mercantile. A Michigan company produces the wood-handled eight-piece screwdriver set. The Philips- and flat-head steel blades are forged in Massachusetts.
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modern made in america products USA midwest room & board armoire moro
Moro Anywhere Armoire by Room & Board. Minneapolis-based Room & Board produces 90 percent of its goods Stateside, like a Japanese-inspired armoire built in Vermont.
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modern made in america products USA midwest brush factory bottle rocks
Bottle Rocks by Brush Factory. The cork stopper’s black walnut or maple wood tops are modeled after stones, and no two are exactly alike. Made in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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modern made in america products USA midwest herman miller alexander girard throws
Alexander Girard Throws by Herman Miller. To reproduce a blanket Alexander Girard designed for Braniff Airways in the 1960s, Michigan company Herman Miller tapped wool manufacturers Pendleton to render the pieces.
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modern made in america products USA midwest susty party paper cup
Paper Cup by Susty Party. Susty Party works with people from the Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually impaired in Cincinnati, Ohio, to make the compostable, sustainably harvested paper cups.
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modern made in america products USA midwest CB2 crumpled tree wallpaper
Crumpled Trees Wallpaper by Noël Ashby for CB2. Manufactured in CB2’s hometown, Chicago, the screen printed pattern of tree branches in the company’s first wallcovering collection comes in aqua or metallic.

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