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Reading Corners With Beautiful Mid-Century Design For Inspiration

Inspiration is what you really need when decorating by yourself! Thanks to the times we live in, this may be easier than we probably imagine. By searching through platforms and social media, we can get the boost and spark of inspiration we need. Today we have searched through one of the most used platforms for this inspiration purpose: Pinterest, beautiful mid-century decorations that you can easily recreate. We have focused on the reading/relaxation corners, as it is important to implement them in our home.

As you can see in this design, the Egg chair is the one who acts as the protagonist of this corner. This chair usually comes with an ottoman which will help you fully relax your entire body. By adding a chair as stately as this one, it is not necessary to add so many other elements. As you can see, they only added a lamp here.

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This is a slightly more produced but equally beautiful option. Here they used two totally opposite colors to create a visually striking contrast. The chair used on this occasion is the classic Eames Lounge chair.

The Le Corbusier Loveseat Has The Right Dimensions For Your Small Living Room

Today we will show you one of the pieces from the famous Le Corbusier collection that best suits your small living room.

Small living rooms are often seen as difficult spaces to decorate, but they are not! There are strategies and pieces of furniture suitable to create an optimal and visually attractive space. These two principles were on which Le Corbusier was based.

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Le Corbusier is practically considered the father of modernism due to his contributions to this style. He thought that the furniture pieces had to be optimal and attractive enough for the user. This is why he created the LC2 sofa. A sofa that represents both features perfectly. It has a durable cover made of aniline leather and strong support made of stainless steel. But it ‘s not all! It is filled with high-density foam. Even its dimensions are very fittable to small spaces without being functional.

The Le Corbusier loveseat dimensions are the following:

  • Dimensions:26″H x 72″W x 27″D
  • Product Weight:80lbs.

What do you think about this gorgeous and comfy sofa? Comment below if you would like to include it in your living room!

Classic Leather Sofas That Are Perfect For Small Living Rooms (II/II)

In the previous blog, we talked about why the Le Corbusier or LC3 sofa is a perfect choice when you want a brown three-seat sofa, but what if you like a two-seater sofa more but are still drawn to this modern look? Well, let me tell you that Le Corbusier had that same thought and that is why he created another version or item for his collection of cushion baskets. The piece we are talking about is called the LC3 loveseat sofa, which looks like the following image:

As you can see in this version of black aniline leather, it looks quite similar to the sofa in the previous blog but this loveseat, as its name says, only has two seats. This option is perfect when you want to complement with an accent chair or a lounge chair. It will give you space for up to three people and you can implement another piece in your living room.

The Florence Knoll sofa

This is also a classic option but with a different style; mid-century one. It offers the same materials than the previous one but with a different structure.

Classic Leather Sofas That Are Perfect For Small Living Rooms (I/II)

Having a small house or apartment can sometimes become a bit tedious because not all furniture pieces usually adapt to this type of dimensions. This is why when selecting the main elements of your living room such as the sofa, you must be attentive to whether the piece will really be functional for your space or not.

One of the sofas that are often seen a lot in living rooms are modern leather sofas. These sofas are considered classics due to how attractive and functional they are for many people; including owners of small spaces. Today we will show you some of the most adaptable modern leather sofas that exist for narrow living rooms. Swipe down and choose your favorite!

The Le Corbusier Sofa or LC3 Sofa (three-seats)

This classic piece is part of the collections presented as “cushion baskets” by the one and only father of modernism: Le Corbusier. This is nothing more than a piece based on modernist principles which has an optimal structure and externalized frames with stainless steel which make it a stylish and comfortable piece at the same time. Perfect for small spaces as it offers enough seats in quite adaptable dimensions.

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Receive Your Guests With A Stylish Entryway | Check These Mid-Century Chairs & Ideas (II/II)

In the previous blog, we talked about one of the most dynamic mid-century chair designs that are perfect for your entryway. Now, we want to show you another option in case that you like the lounge chairs models. Scroll down and get inspired by these entryway layouts.

The Egg chair is a very striking and elegant option

This chair is very likely that you have seen it before in a movie, restaurant or gallery. This is usually the center of attention wherever it has been implemented. This is why we believe that an Egg chair can be the best impression for your guests. Its long back, metallic details and leather or fabric material will make your entryway an elegant place with character. If you opt for this mid-century chair, it can be complemented with a side table, a stack of books or even a mirror on the wall.

Here are two examples of can you configure your entryway with an Egg chair and more elements:

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Receive Your Guests With A Stylish Entryway | Check These Mid-Century Chairs & Ideas (I/II)

Get to know which mid-century chair and elements you can use for configuring your entryway!

When so much time has been invested in decorating a house, it is quite likely that you want to show your results with your family and friends. The opinion of your loved ones and those close to you is part of the final feeling you will have about the decoration of the house. While it is true that each decoration should reflect your taste and personality, it is a satisfaction to know that your loved ones feel comfortable and welcome to your home. So today we have summarized for you one of the simplest ways in which you can work towards this goal. By decorating your entryway in the most welcoming way possible, you will be able to reflect a warm welcome. Scroll down and check how you can configure your entryway!

Select an armchair

The armchair will be playing the protagonist roll of your entryway decoration. Do try to opt for a design like a Shell chair. The Shell chair has a very dynamic structure and shows very gorgeous wood accents that are very likeable to any kind of person. It also has an ergonomic structure that will maintain your back in a proper position.

Check to know other armchair options for your entryway.

The Le Corbusier Chair Is Perfect For Home Staging, Here’s Why

If you are in the process of selling your house perhaps you have come across the now very popular term; home staging. Home staging is basically about decorating your house in the most optimal and attractive way for your potential buyers. This includes a series of techniques that allow the buyer to visualize himself making her life within your property. These techniques include steps like depersonalizing your home, removing dirt and clutter, using neutral colors, selecting a central modern chair, etc.

It should be noted that when performing home staging it is important to focus only on the rooms that really have relevance, since buyers will put their eye on those spaces that stand out the most or that could be more public, for example: the kitchen and the living room. The living room is undoubtedly the space in which they look the most when choosing a house, that is why the decoration has to be as optimal as possible. For this you must select a neutral palette and furniture. This is why we have brought you the option of Le Corbusier’s chair.

The Le Corbusier chair or better known as LC2 is a modern chair that offers a differentiating look. It is upholstered with aniline leather, which is a great attraction because it represents the favorite classic material of Americans for furniture pieces. It is also filled with high density foam, So it will give you maximum comfort.

The Le Corbusier Loveseat Has A Perfect Size & Look For A Condo

Condos, often abbreviated as condominiums, are often places where the space available for decorating is very limited. This can make the furniture and accessories selection process difficult as options are a bit more limited than for homes. When it comes to tight spaces, size and functionality are of the utmost importance. Therefore, the furniture to be eco-friendly must comply with the aforementioned characteristics. Although it is a bit difficult to find the sofa that perfectly suits your needs, we have brought a perfect option for your situation; the Le Corbusier sofa or better known as the Le Corbusier Loveseat.

The Le Corbusier (LC2) sofa has very adjustable dimensions that guarantee an optimal use of free space and a correct configuration within your condominium, this is one of the reasons why we wanted to present it to you. This piece has a contemporary elegant style that offers a combination of leather and steel. So if you like a sophisticated style, the LC2 sofa can meet your expectations.

Another feature that is important to mention is its very thick cushions, filled with high quality foam to guarantee great comfort and durability.

What do you think of the LC2 sofa? Would you like to add it to your apartment? Comment below!

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Modern Furniture (I/II)

In the previous blog, we gave you a short introduction about what modern furniture is and we explained why the Le Corbusier sofa is an icon within this category. Now, is time to get to know the other curious facts behind modern furniture, let’s begin!

Modern furniture use non traditional materials

This type of furniture uses non-traditional materials such as plywood and steel. Among this, you can easily find pieces that are made of fiberglass, cast aluminum, and acrylics. Besides this, within this field you will only find pieces with straight and clean lines. 

Modern pieces emerged in the industrial revolution

Believe it or not, before creating pieces similar to Le Corbusier’s sofa, furniture was used for the sole purpose of decorating, in addition, they took a long time to create and this depended on the value and desirability of the piece. It was then that the modernist movement wanted to change this, wanting to create optimal and ergonomic pieces where the materials were simpler and more functional so that the pieces were accessible to the common human being.

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Modern Furniture (I/II)

Get to know why the Le Corbusier sofa is an iconic piece within modernism and more facts about the furniture in this field.

Modern furniture is a very particular style that dates back to the early twentieth century but is currently one of the most requested by interior designers since it is the style that pleases families and people who are thinking of buying/redecorating a house. 

Modern furniture draws people’s attention quite a bit as it has a very versatile and adaptable style. If you realize when you see just a couple of designs, you will be able to notice the influences behind it; such as minimalism, smooth surfaces, clean and straight lines, warm color palette among others. These designs are very interesting due to its current boom, that is why today we have brought you a series of curious facts about this category of furniture. Keep reading and tell us which one is your favorite!

Le Corbusier and its colleagues are considered as the fathers of modernism

Modern furniture would not exist without the foundations left by the great minds of the Bauhaus school of design. These include Le Corbusier, who in his time made great contributions not only to architecture but also to furniture design.

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