Thonet Rondo ST, $739
As their website says: When you work with us, you'll be talking with staff knowledgeable about and interested in the products they sell -- from the materials and construction of the pieces to their history. We choose factories reproducing classics that are true to the originals in quality, size, scale, materials, proportions, dimensions, and symmetry. We understand that it is a leap of faith to order furniture sight unseen, and strive to make you feel that you've made a good choice.
Alvar Aalto Tea Trolley, $2359
B2H's list of designers include designs by le Corbusier, Eero Saarinen, and Mies Van der Rohe, and Harry Bertoia, among many others.
If you've sat upon, touched, viewed, or purchased furniture from B2H, let us all know what you thought.
(Edited from this post originally published 7.6.06)