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Art Deco Interior Design

 Art Deco Interior Design

Characteristics

Art Deco interior design is mainly associated with the World War I to World War II time periods. It’s a style that’s the embodiment of the Roaring 20’s, exuding bold and flashy. It borders on the bombastic yet maintains a fundamental elegance. The most defining aspects of Art Deco are:

  • Layered lighting: which is essential in creating the right atmosphere. Sconces and torchères beam light up or down to cast a flattering, sultry glow.
  • Polished and shiny chrome or brass fixtures.
  • Geometric shapes. Angular patterns, stepped designs and bold curves all highlight the look.
  • Furniture: lacquer, polished wood and metal, and glossy paint combine for a slick and gleaming effect.
  • Sprinkle glass and mirrored pieces throughout an art deco room to add to the reflective quality.
  • Graphic patterns and sleek textures. Mix vinyl, silk and satin for layers of tactile interest; choose rugs, carpets and upholstery with geometric, rhythmic motifs.

Examples

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Source: The Great Gatsby Movie

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