retro. bold shapes. deep colors.
MATERIALS, PATTERNS AND SHAPES
THAT ARE FAVORED IN art deco design:
- mirrors, chrome, inlaid wood, lacquer and glass
- repeating geometric shapes like trapezoids and singular sunbursts
- polished wood and super shiny surfaces
- large, obvious pieces such as armories or rugs with an abundance of loud shapes or colors
MAKE YOUR MARK.
WHAT SETS THIS DESIGN COMPLETELY APART FROM THE OTHERS?
In this period of design, the seating was blatantly over sized. Large, round couches in bright colors and funky shapes were considered very trendy.