Timeless industrial beauty, a trend that always impresses



The industrial style defines an aesthetic trend that prioritizes elements such as sharp lines, abrupt connections and dynamic interactions. These contradictory forces each maintain their uniqueness while being unified in a cohesive composition. It’s an interesting trend that has been around for quite some time and that will probably always be a strong influence. It’s a style that can be adapted to all types of homes.

For example, this is a style that can be easily adapted to a home office. Here the décor needs to be simple and functional so this trend would be a suitable choice. Of course, not the whole room has to have an industrial-style décor. A chair would be enough, especially when it stands out like in this case.

Lots of kitchens have industrial style influences. In general, they feature exposed brick walls, beams in the ceiling and sometimes even industrial-style furniture. This kitchen also includes a dining area with industrial-style light pendants above the table.

An all-industrial interior décor can be very striking and not exactly the image one could easily get used with. But there are also alternatives. For examples, here we have another beautiful home office that features several elements that are characteristic to the industrial style but that were smoothly integrated into a cohesive and harmonious décor.

A modern or even a traditional living room could also get a touch of industrialism in the form of a simple coffee table or a pendant lamp. These are accent details that stand out but that can also be easily mixed with other styles and influences. Just make sure the colors as well as the textures work well together.

This portion of the décor is perfect for a touch of industrial style. It has open space, high ceilings and metal railings. The pendant lamps look very beautiful, especially in combination with the staircase design and the exposed beams.

In the bathroom it’s a little more difficult to integrate industrial-style elements. This space needs to feel inviting and intimate so the coldness of most such elements doesn’t really help. But, if you’re careful to all the little details, the results could be surprisingly satisfying.

In doesn’t really matter which room or portion of space you choose for your remodeling project as long as you know how to adapt your ideas. For example, a very simple, industrial-style table like this one could be used in a hallway, in the kitchen, maybe even in the bedroom or living room. In this case, for example, the table was used as a display space for photos and decorations.

Picture sources: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.


Published by in Interiors, on December 19th, 2012

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