What is Art Deco Design
Art Deco is the predominant decorative art style of the 1920s and 1930s, characterized by precise and bold geometric shapes and strong colours, used mostly in household furniture and architecture.
Mirrors are an absolute must within Art Deco design and can be used for functionality as well as design. You can also add in mirrored and metallic finishes in of your hardware and accessories.
Geometric patterns are a key element of the Art Deco design and include zig zags and chevrons. They are included in almost every design that is based on Art Deco, these patterns can be used in wallpaper, tiles, mirrors or artwork.
The use of the metals is fundamental to this style and adds a touch of glamour and this would be in the form of your hardware.
Glass and chrome lighting is a favourite of the Art Deco design. These materials where relatively new at the time Art Deco was born, so where real show stoppers. You can also tie in the geometric design in the form of lighting or keep is simple and stream lined. Why not use chrome light switches to add to this design.
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