Go Behind the Scenes of Mad Mens Exquisite Set Design

Go Behind the Scenes of Mad Mens Exquisite Set Design

WHEN STERLING COOPER Draper Pryce moved into its new offices in the Time Life Building, the year was 1964. Herman Miller was the go-to furniture company for creative offices at that time, so it made sense that Mad Men set designer Claudette Didul-Mann would outfit the set with desks and chairs from the companys 1964 catalog. To do that, Didul-Mann had to find vintage pieces, not reissues. She had to call Herman Millers research department to inquire about the year certain Swag Life chairs wouldve been upholstered. And no Lounge Chairsshowrunner Matthew Weiner thought it would be a cliché.