The design uses a pattern by the Eames’, developed, but not produced in connection with a textile competition at the MoMA (NYC) in 1947. In the year 2000, the Dot Pattern was created for the first time by the Eames Office in conjunction with Maharam, the textile manufacturer. This designer card case from Eames Office is trendy and lightweight while keeping your business cards in perfect condition. The card case’s design is etched into the mirror chrome finished metal. The outside front shows the black small dot print by Ray. Black lacquer is hand applied in the etched parts of the design. The designer card case comes in a black box with a black sleeve. This metal card case is approved and certified by the Eames Office whose role is to communicate, preserve, and extend the work of Charles and Ray Eames.
About the dot etched designer card case
Charles & Ray Eames “Dot” designer card case:
- has a mirror chrome finish inside
- has an engraved reproduction of Dot piece of art into the lid
- can hold standard business card (dimensions: 3.5 x 2)
- can hold about 12 business cards
- comes in a black sleeve
- comes with information on Charles and Ray Eames
Care instructions: Wipe clean with a soft cloth.
Eames “Dot” etched pocket card case is a luxury craftsmanship gift for businesspeople. Besides, Eames Dot card case is the perfect gift idea that upgrades elegance and style.
About the design
Ray Eames designed the Dot Pattern in 1947 for a printed textile exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The pattern is a set of dots and crosses and references to Charles Eames abstract paintings from the 1930s. Since then, the Eames Dot Pattern has been made into upholstery, tablecloths, curtains, pillows, purses, business card cases and more. Of course, our Dot design is engraved into the lid chrome finished metal and black lacquer is hand applied in the etched parts of the design. Needless to say, the sleek designer card case comes with a black box and sleeves.
About Charles and Ray Eames
Charles and Ray Eames are among the finest American designers of the twentieth century. They are best known for their ground-breaking contributions to architecture, furniture design (the Eames Chair), industrial design and manufacturing, and the photographic arts. The legacy of this husband and wife team includes more than 100 films that reflect the breadth and depth of their interests and the integrity of their vision. Theirs was a design collaboration in the deepest sense, and all their work, whether graphics, film or furniture was a product of their collective design process and philosophy.
Coordinate with the matching Roller Ball Pen by Eames
“Dots” Card Case, a design by Charles & Ray Eames is part of our exclusive collection of business card cases © 2008 The Eames Office