The New Look Now Appearing in Rooms and Objects

Angle chair from TRNK. Photo by Tim Hirschmann via TRNK


    Now appearing in rooms and objects: Jewel tones, lush textures, and geometric and complex floral patterns reminiscent of 1920s decorative arts and art movements. The latter include Cubism, Fauvism, C.F.A. Voysey and the Bloomsbury Group.

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    ‘Jena’ living sculpture by Monty at Greenpoint Hill. Photo by Susan De Vries

    Living sculptures by Monty at Greenpoint Hill fuse pottery, silk thread, bismuth crystal and a succulent.

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    Petticoat Palm wallpaper by Katie Deedy/Grow House Grow. Image via Grown House Grow

    Grow House Grow’s Petticoat Palm wallpaper in tourmaline pink and teal is part of the Bushwick company’s newest collection, Cuba, of wallpaper and tile.

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    Objects From Home rug by Cold Picnic. Photo via Cold Picnic

    Cold Picnic‘s Objects From Home rug resembles a Cubist painting.

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    A living room by Jen Albano Spaces. Photo by Myriam Babbin

    Brooklyn designer Jen Albano juxtaposes a patterned chair and rug with a jewel-tone color scheme in a Clinton Hill home.

    At top, a chair from TRNK, which recently moved from Brooklyn to Manhattan, comes in jewel tones such as Envy green.

    Editor’s note: A version of this story appeared in the Fall/Holiday 2018 issue of Brownstoner magazine.

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