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Richard Maltby & His Orchestra “Music To Recline By In A Berkline Chair” – LP

denny Submitted by denny
June 11th, 2010
Certifikitsch Winner
Jealous

These chairs are covered in Plyhide. What on earth is that?


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5 Responses to “Richard Maltby & His Orchestra “Music To Recline By In A Berkline Chair” – LP”

  1. Allee Willis Allee Willis says:

    Have no idea what Plyhide is but you can bet it’s comfy. Especially if it has custom music to accompany the chair. Love the cross promotion

    She looks like she had quite a day. Or night….

  2. Lisa Rios Lisa Rios says:

    Plyhide was the competition of Naugahyde. My grandfather was in the business. People complained that there was NO “hide” in Plyhide. So, technically, it’s vinyl made to look like leather. Naugahyde was marketed as the “cruel free” alternative to leather, moving as far away from “hide” has possible.

    I wish I still had the Naugas my grandfather gave me as a kid. Those are very kitschy! Naugas:
    http://sellsellblog.blogspot.com/2008/09/advertising-greatness-1-nauga.html

  3. denny denny says:

    Thanks Lisa! That link is amazing. Love the creature featured in the ads.
    I want one!

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