By Shelia Wertman. interior. Published at Friday, September 07th, 2018 - 06:11:42 AM.
A living room done in an asymmetrical style might feature a sofa with an end table on one end and a floor lamp on the other.Radial balance: Radial balance is the most infrequently used option on this list. but it involves similar objects being placed around a common center point. It's most often seen in dining table arrangements where the same chair is used throughout.
In contrast. asymmetrical designs aren't constrained by the same level of perfection. The allowance for differences in their arrangement enables the space to feel a bit more casual. a bit more “lived-in.” As such. asymmetrical designs are often favored in high-traffic areas of the home. such as family rooms and eat-in kitchens.Follow these tips to bring asymmetry to your interiors. How to pull it off
The last step to becoming a master of asymmetrical design is to know how to apply these concepts in your own home. While there are no hard-and-fast rules for this one. we do have a couple of suggestions to get started.Make it a focal point: If you're going big with your asymmetrical element (like the fireplace above). make sure it's something that would be a natural focal point and build the rest of your design around it.
Repeating elements with similar colors. lines and shapes are the way to go.Use your perception: Pay attention to how your asymmetrical elements make you feel. If something feels “off” about your design. you may have to make a few tweaks until everything makes sense.Will you be giving asymmetry a chance?Believe it or not. asymmetry is a foundational principle of interior design.