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Tracing the Fascinating History of Vintage Industrial Furniture
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Tracing the Fascinating History of Vintage Industrial Furniture

Vintage industrial has slowly grown from a unique niche to a design movement and philosophy you see every day in some of the chicest places on the planet. At Get Back, we get lots of questions, such as: What is "vintage industrial?" How did these uni...
Vintage Classic: Toledo Stools
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Vintage Classic: Toledo Stools

When you decide to redesign, refurbish, renovate or just change the look of your home, often a classic Vintage Industrial piece will provide style and a story to your living space. Among the many essentials that you need to take note of when renovati...
Get Back Inc.: the Building’s History and Thriving Business Community
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Get Back Inc.: the Building’s History and Thriving Business Community

When you first come up to the building that Get Back Inc. calls home, you might be confused and think you have traveled back to America’s Industrial heyday.  That is because Get Back Inc. is located in one of the great New England mill bui...
Architectural Digest Dec 2013
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Architectural Digest Dec 2013

Architectural Digest    December 2013   Bohemian Rhapsody   With the help of designer Billy Cotton, artist Cindy Sherman recasts a dilapidated 19th Century Hamptons farmhouse as a richly layered, charmingly eccentric refuge...
Get Back Inc Featured in Rough Luxe Design
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Get Back Inc Featured in Rough Luxe Design

Get back Inc. is honored to have a multi-page photo spread and an in-depth interview from our founder, Tim Byrne in Rough Luxe Design. ROUGH LUXE DESIGN features the most exclusive list of interior designers, furniture purveyors, industrial designers, and trend-setting entrepreneurs responsible for bringing “rough luxury” into the cultural consciousness. This beautifully illustrated book showcases the best examples of how the masterful staging of raw imperfection can fulfill the desi...
Martha Stewart
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Martha Stewart "Made in America" 2013

Thank you to all of our customers, vendors, family, friends and fans that voted for us in the "Made In America 2013" with Martha Stewart.
What is Vintage Industrial - By Get Back Inc
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What is Vintage Industrial - By Get Back Inc

by Tim Byrne We at Get Back Inc. believe that the true meaning of Vintage Industrial is to preserve or restore an industrial piece to its original essence and not just create a look. Now, what does this mean?
Get Back Inc. Representing Vintage Industrial at Bridgehampton Fair
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Get Back Inc. Representing Vintage Industrial at Bridgehampton Fair

by Tim Byrne The Bridgehampton Antiques & Design Fair, held on July 12th through 14th, 2013 at the Bridgehampton Community House, showcases 25 exceptional antiques dealers from the United States & Europe.  This exclusive event offers an exceptional selection of antiques, including mid-century modern, Asian, vintage couture, folk art, and unusual furniture and decorative objects from antiquity to present day.  This year the Bridgehampton Antiques & Design Fair has inv...
Get Back Inc., Proudly Showcased Products at the Tribeca Film Festival
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Get Back Inc., Proudly Showcased Products at the Tribeca Film Festival

by Tim Byrne Get Back Inc., has always striven to preserve the rich cultural heritage of America in the form of Vintage Industrial Furniture. We have experimented, pushed the boundaries of our imagination and come up with innovative furniture crafted out of pieces that were mass produced during the industrial revolution.  Over the years, we have received tremendous encouragement from people who have seen the art in our industrial furniture. Now, we are glad to announce that we are hon...
Meeting Wendell Castle
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Meeting Wendell Castle

by Tim Byrne Recently I visited, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield, CT to view their current exhibition, "Wendell Castle, Wandering Forms - Works from 1959-1979."  Per The Aldrich, "The pieces in this exhibition were chosen for their significance within Castle's oeuvre, but also for the narrative they tell about his work and its relationship to the current environment for art and design. 
Looking for Custom Bookcases?
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Looking for Custom Bookcases?

By Tim Byrne Custom made bookcases are generally divided into two classes: built-ins, and modified standard bookcases.  However, there’s another class as well: The Dept. 87 Wall System. Our design, I feel, is a nice way to combine style, functionality and adaptability when considering custom library bookcases.  
A Stylish Solution for Cafeteria Tables
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A Stylish Solution for Cafeteria Tables

By Tim Byrne Whether you’re making meals at home, or planning out an area for your employees to have lunch together, we’ve all got to set our plates down somewhere and eat. Since we don’t always have the room, or the need, for a massive dining room table, I developed the Dept. 87 Swing Out Seat Table. The design is based on the original cafeteria tables used in schools in the late 1800’s, and is a perfect solution when space is at a premium, in the workplace or ev...
Get Back, Inc. supplied props for the all star movie, “The Big Wedding”.
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Get Back, Inc. supplied props for the all star movie, “The Big Wedding”.

David Schlesinger, set designer, came to Get Back, Inc. for props for the movie prior to filming here in Connecticut over the summer.  The movie, starring Robert DeNiro, Katherine Heigl, Diane Keaton, Amanda Seyfried, Topher Grace, Ben Barnes, With Susan Sarandon and with Robin Williams, is set to be released April 26, 2013. 
Style, Versatility and Functionality in a Closet Organizer
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Style, Versatility and Functionality in a Closet Organizer

I think some people are missing a big opportunity to express their sense of style in a functional area of their houses: their closets. Now, stay with me here. You may be thinking, what’s wrong with normal closet organizer systems or modular wall units?  Well, there’s nothing wrong with most of the top brands available, like California Closets. Except that sometimes mass-produced closet organizers do not account for...
Dept. 87 Wall System™: Elegant, Durable, and Customizable Wall System to Debut at What’s New What’s Next
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Dept. 87 Wall System™: Elegant, Durable, and Customizable Wall System to Debut at What’s New What’s Next

New York City, New York, September 13, 2012 The Dept. 87 Wall System will certainly be turning heads this week at the New York Design Center’s 2012 What’s New What Next show. The versatile and customizable piece, inspired by the traditions of Vintage Industrial American Furniture, combines the ruggedness of high-quality wood, dedicated craftsmanship and simple elegance of utilitarian design that are always present in Tim Byrne’s Dept. 87 furnishings
 Dept. 87: Come See The Handsome, Versatile Swing Out Seat Table At What’s New What’s Next
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Dept. 87: Come See The Handsome, Versatile Swing Out Seat Table At What’s New What’s Next

New York City, New York, September 13, 2012 The Industrial Cast Iron & Wood Swing Out Seat Table from Dept. 87 is causing designers around the world to sit up and take notice. This versatile piece, inspired by the traditions of Vintage Industrial American Furniture, combines the ruggedness of high-quality wood and beautifully crafted cast iron with the simple elegance of utilitarian design that is the hallmark of Tim Byrne’s Dept. 87 furnishings. 
New Designs Draw On Vintage Industrial Furniture Style
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New Designs Draw On Vintage Industrial Furniture Style

Dept 87 is a line of newly-designed furniture, made with All-American materials and workmanship, designed within the tradition of Vintage Industrial American Furniture.  Previously, Tim Byrne and his craftsman at Get Back, Inc. were in the busin...
We make in America what makes America Great.
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We make in America what makes America Great.

Get Back, Inc. opened its doors in 2000 with its unique brand of Vintage American Industrial Furnishings.  Get Back, Inc. salvages and restores vintage industrial pieces that were once used to mass produce American products during the Industrial...
Get Back, Inc. on HGTV'd
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Get Back, Inc. on HGTV'd

Get Back's Vintage Industrial Cast Iron & Wood Swing Out Seat Table  with six seats [TA-4158] and Vintage Industrial Bindery Rolling Cart [FI-4323] were featured on another terrific episode of HGTV's "HGTV'd" Episode 103 with Jamie Durie.
Get Back, Inc on Extreme Makeover Home Edition
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Get Back, Inc on Extreme Makeover Home Edition

Get Back, Inc. was proud to be a part of an Extreme Makeover Home Edition for the "Zeigler-Hansen Family" home makeover. (episode 816)