Sexy. Edgy. Pretentious. Bright.
If Modern Interior Design is understated with its focus being on minimal furniture that speaks for itself, 'Miami Modern' is it's obnoxious cousin that keeps inviting you for drinks on his yacht. This eclectic sub-genre of design makes no mistake about it's very obvious appeals for attention and admiration. Miami Modern is the essential personality of South Beach manifested in design.
TRENDS/RULES THAT ARE FAVORED IN Miami Modern INTERIOR DESIGN:
- White leather, from pebbled to tufted, it's usage is abundant
- Chairs. Chairs Chairs Chairs. MUCH of the Miami Modern design statement is portrayed within it's extreme favoring of classic modern chairs
- Borderline offensive art. There are no holds-bar when it comes to your art. From silhouettes of naked women to tongue-and-cheek phrases, art is used as a gateway to sometimes shock in Miami Modern design
- Mirrors in general, an ironic ode to the narcissist nature of south beach. From full length floor mirrors in entry ways, to sunburst mirrors (an ode to Miami's Streamlined Art Deco period)