Mid-Century Modern Design Style

Mid-Century Modern Design Style

What’s your design style? In this series, we will explore several common design styles. Follow along and become inspired as you learn. Keep in mind that well-balanced homes often incorporate multiple, overlapping design styles.

Mid-Century Modern design style was around in the 1935-1969 years, but it is still quite popular today. It could be the pops of color or the simplicity of the style that catches people's attention.  Or maybe it is Mid-Century Moderns connection to nature that sends off good vibes. Its beautiful materials and colors give it a timeless appeal.   

VISUAL CUES:
1. Iconic furniture
2. Indoor/outdoor living
3. Simple finishes (no unnecessary trim-work like crown molding or
baseboards)
4. Geometric patterns
5. Heavy organic texture (nubby wool)
6. Statement lighting
7. Sleek surfaces (no-fuss countertops)
8. Pop of color
9. Mid-century artwork
10. Organic shapes