By Exie Pinkowski. interior. Published at Sunday, July 01st, 2018 - 09:16:59 AM.
The concrete look is here and it's ready to bring a subtle yet sophisticated edge to your interiors.If you need some convincing. this post is for you. We've broken down why concrete works so well and why it's set to become a fixture in the design landscape. Read on and. before you know it. you'll be ready to give concrete a shot.Concrete is the perfect fit for those who want an industrial aesthetic.Concrete creates an industrial edge
Symmetrical/formal balance: This type of balance is created by taking the room and splitting it into two halves that mirror each other. It could. for example. include a living room that features two sofas with a coffee table between them.Asymmetrical/informal balance: In this case. the room is balanced by the repetition of similar forms. lines and colors. but there is no mirroring or exact duplication.
When you're looking to highlight texture. the key is to create contrast. In particular. concrete does best when it's juxtaposed against something natural. such as wood. You should also pay attention to the colors in your concrete and be sure to choose contrasting shades for the rest of the room.Looking for a focal point. Problem solved? It's an instant focal point
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.