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December 20, 2012

Miles, the modern dog.

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Miles on the Milo Recliner.

If DWR had a mascot, it would most certainly be Miles, who has appeared in our catalogs as well as on our blog and facebook page. He is also a regular at our photoshoots. Here are a few of our favorite photos of DWR’s favorite dog.

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On location in Armonk, New York. House in background was designed by Arthur Witthoefft in 1957. Read more about the house here. Keep reading to see MORE PHOTOS.

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Appearing here in the November DWR catalog. Customers called DWR to ask what kind of dog I am. The answer: Cardigan Welsh Corgi.

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Miles at home with designer Michael Sainato (V.P. Marketing + Creative at Design Within Reach) and stylist Iris in 't Hout. Read related post: Living in a small space.

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Michael's favorite picture.

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Waiting to go on set at Industria photo studio.

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Nap time! It's exhausting being a modern dog. 

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Cozy in the photo studio.

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Chatting up the photo crew (and waiting for them to leave so I can stretch out on the Eames Ottoman).

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Lunch time with the crew.

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Helping humans find the photo studio.

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Relaxing on a Neo Sofa.

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Afternoon nap with DWR blankets in background.

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Also check out our post: Should animals appear in DWR catalogs? (As if we have to ask.)

Comments

I do not think that he was the model for the Rocket dog shoe company logo :)

Perhaps we can can have a talent search for a DWR cat? :) Must photograph well next to a lemon and vase on shelf; Curls nicely into Eames chairs without looking like a cushion (yes, there is a reason); should sharpen claws on Chippendale furniture; etc,

I thought DWR was a dog catalogue that just happened to show furniture.

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