By Shelia Wertman. interior. Published at Monday, June 25th, 2018 - 08:06:59 AM.
Take the picture above as an example. While the room features a consistent color palette. the same number of chairs on either side of the coffee table. and even a symmetrical layout. it was probably the fireplace that caught your eye first — and held it. Asymmetrical elements are a good tool to use when you want to call attention to a feature of your design.Asymmetrical design can make your interiors feel more casual.It's more casual
The light-color stain of the wood slats adds a natural Scandinavian feel to the small studio space.Why Asymmetry Is an Important Part of Interior Design (and How to Make it Work)It may seem counterintuitive. but asymmetry matters in interior design.Though trends are an important part of the interior design landscape. nothing can overtake the necessity of understanding the fundamentals of how design works.
Take the picture above as an example. The fireplace has such a commanding presence that your eye is pulled to it. If you're willing to go this bold. an architectural element definitely fits the bill. It's also possible to go more subtle. A concrete island instantly becomes a conversation piece in your kitchen and a coffee table easily grounds a seating area.
Concrete gives the room instant texture.It adds texture.We've talked before about how texture can help bring untold amounts of visual interest to your space. Remember. in an interior design context. texture refers to the way an element looks like it feels. Everyone knows the feeling of running their hands over concrete. so including one of these items in your design fosters an instant connection with the viewer.