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Justin Mayo

Justin Mayo

Justin Mayo runs Marketing Operations for YLighting, YLiving, and YBath. A native of Pennsylvania, Justin is a recent Oakland transplant who enjoys the amazing California sunshine, gardening, and spending time with his wife and their menagerie of chickens, cat, and pugs.

William Wegman + Modern Furniture Design

If you don’t recognize the photographer William Wegman, you’ve definitely still seen his work. Known for using his Weimaraners as models, Wegman’s photos have captured his dogs playing dress up and taking on human-like qualities. William Wegman’s newest work showcases some of our favorite mid-century and iconic modern furniture pieces alongside the perfect model, man’s best friend. Take a look:

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In Vogue: Louis & Due La Pera

We love the Louis Ghost Chair by Philippe Starck from Kartell. Why? Because it’s in Vogue and the interior design is limitless. Louis looks great in just about any space. Mixed. Matched. Louis can do it all. Classic. Modern. Contemporary. You name it, Louis makes the space. 

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How to Remove Vinyl and Linoleum Flooring

What can we say? We think vinyl and linoleum flooring is just a little outdated. If you do happen to have a kitchen full of dingy linoleum from the 70’s, don’t hide your face in shame. Here’s a how-to for removing vinyl and linoleum flooring: 

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Mid-Century Modern Office

Reality can be overwhelming at times.  When I find myself getting caught up in the day-in-day-out rigmarole of life, I long for a serene, understated sanctuary to collect my thoughts and focus my energy.  The Mid-Century modern office personifies this human need for simplicity and expresses it in a way that is both functional and thought provoking. 

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