Living in Style Gallery
Here at Living In Style Gallery we believe that "sharing is caring" and we regularly create interior zones at our galleries in London, Brussels and Budapest offering interior design tips for you to apply at home or in your workplace.
Feel free to pop into our London gallery during our opening hours and get some ideas and inspiration for yourself. We are located on Church Street, North London and close St John's Wood, Marylebone and Maida Vale.
Check out our inspiration page for home interior ideas and design tips.
Use bold mid-century colours
A circular mid century dining table which symbolises equality makes dinner conversation much easier.
Circular Mid Century Dining Table
Don't be afraid of mixing bold colours like orange, green, yellow and blue and turquoise - all colours typical in mid-century italian design.
Mid Century Modern Design is both Form and Function
Mid Century Modern design combines both aesthetic form and function and often has a dual purpose. The lighting on this staircase transform function into beautiful form.
Orange a Mid Century Colour
Orange - a colour typical of the mid century modern era combines the yellow of sunshine and the energy of red - is often also associated with warmth compassion and healing .
Repurposed feature wall from mid century building
The Feature Wall lighting in the background is of made of 3 re-purposed panels which were once were the cladding a building in from Mid Century Bordeaux, France. With some creative thinking the panels have been re-purposed into an architectural lit wall-feature.
Paintings can add colour to any room
Paintings can be used to bring some colour into a room. These colourful abstract paintings are by mid century Artist Guy Vandenbranden.from Belgium
Light it up!
Bring a mid century room to life with lighting.. Use table or standing lamps rather than spotlights or ceiling lights to create a warm relaxing environment.
Formal vs informal?
Simply changing how you place furniture can completely transform the ambience in a mid century modern room. Diagonally offset chairs create a space for informal entertaining whilst the tall armchairs next to each other make for a more formal way to entertain friends or guests.
Symmetry is Great!
Mid Century modern design is known for it's symmetry. Display mid century modern accessories in pairs or groups to create a sense of order and create that mid century look.
Don't be afraid of bold colours
Simply changing how you place furniture can completely transform the ambience in a mid century modern room. Diagonally offset chairs create a space for informal entertaining.