Mid Century Modern is defined by the creative, original style of furniture and architecture so popular in the 50's 60's and 70's. Much of the furniture was designed in the 1920's by greats like Marcel Breuer and Mies van der Rohe. Designers like Charles and Ray Eames and Aero Saarinen designed in the 50's. What follows are some examples of this ever popular interior design style.
Here's the perfect 50's look: low slung sofa, bent wood chair, tall shapely lamp and medium wood tones not to mention the gorgeous sheers on the windows. Momentum by Harlequin
What is more iconic than the Barcelona chair by Mies van der Rohe designed in 1929 and still perfect in the new milleneum. Graceful, georgeous, functional. By Design Within Reach
Another must have for the mid- century modern home, the sputnik light. This one is by Jonathan Adler in satin nickel.
The pattern and color of this wallpaper is such a great look with the skinny legged table and sofa. By Harlequin
Another iconic symbol of the 50's is this the Womb chair designed by Aero Saarinen. This one in gray is very restful. By Knoll
Letitia Little Allied ASID, CID, is an award winning interior designer inMinneapolis,MN.