Retro styles from the mid-century have made a real comeback in recent years and
bring a diverse interior design idea to create a distinct room. Iconic
designers such as Eames, Ercol and Arne Jacobsen were key in bringing in
innovative design styles that are still very popular today. Mid-century retro furniture
with its rounded dark wood furniture, angular lamps and molded plastic chairs
are very evident today and still give rooms a cool stylish and modern look.
colours like purple and green being touted as colours for 2018 with brass and
copper accents being introduced and the comeback of large palms and cacti, now
is the time to add some retro charm into your home.
retro rooms bring a blend of stylish relaxed home furnishings and design
materials like glass, colourful plastic, metal and wood.
combination of the retro styles and modern details with the current colours
turn rooms into this year’s seamless living spaces.
shapes and graphic pattern are associated with mid-century modern design which
you can find in cushions, rugs and wallpapers this season.
If you want
that mid-century look but without the cost, try an Eames inspired chair or a
sleek sideboard. Curved and circular forms are classic characteristics of retro
furniture. Pair these up with modern leather, wood and lacquer finished
furniture. A dining room set can be decorated with a striking pendant light
which will update the space instantly.
need to go overboard with the retro design. Introduce chairs of this era they
come in various colours and designs along with retro-styles tables. Add
patterned rugs and retro lighting which will instantly stand out from the
mundane and get you started in the right direction.
the retro design simple and keep the theme modern or contemporary. You can
create a sense of nostalgia without redecorating in an extensive manner