Country Italy is popular for leading designs in the world specially towards interior furniture collections. World famous Gio Ponti and Ettore Sottsass are literally experts on creating awesome Italian furniture designs. These people were balancing the use of Olden and upcoming trending furniture styles which had similarity on French décors during 1910’s and 1920’s. Every periodic generation made variations in designer ideas and implications that has shown trends in the evidence of furniture collections from past decades.
Italian design trend periodically
Period of 1926 laid foundation for the emergence of new interior design trend named “Rationalism”, prominent rationalists Gruppo 7 by Luigi Figini, Gino Pollini, Giuseppe Terragni made design styles that more simple and elegant. There are few things cannot be changed at moment and it will be part of routine, it is the same revealed in interior design trend as well. Designers view towards interior designs and furniture accessories do not end up instantly, their innovative ideas or updating existing ideas results to massive changes in this platform. Again, time comes. Rise of socialism after the period of Fascism Italian designers proved their evidence on Industrial growth through Italian economic miracle, also at 1846 RIMA exhibitions.
Italian interior designs in the period of 1960’s and 1970’s made the breakpoint of massive furniture collections in this design industry. They started focusing on Pop and Post-modern kind of interior styles were names like “Bel Design” and “Linea Italiana” became an entry in the database. During 1970’s to 1980’s there happened evolvement of trendy Italian fashion houses like Prada, Versace, Armani, Gucci and Moschino.
Features of Italian interior
Modern furniture designs, Lighting features and other room décor accessories are the main feature part of Italian furniture styles. Knowing interior design traditions of Italy helps people to choose popular furniture designs that suites the space. Materials used for furniture designs are tiles, metal and other building things in this furniture pattern. Use of furniture became functional compared to the previous period. Italian based furniture’s get segmented into smaller one, which is more comfortable in pricing aspect. Such models are mostly known as Baroque, Rococo, and Renaissance types.
Baroque Italian furniture
Every furniture models are unique in its characteristics were this type is similar of Western Europe features. Heavy sculptures we notice in Roman catholic church is referred in this style for such patterns. Majority of this furniture styles have closeness of shapes like ‘C’ and ‘S’, even sometimes we human being figure is also used in creating good models.
Rococo Italian furniture
Rococo Italian furniture collections are mostly preferred for bedrooms and at beauty parlours. Wood types like Mahogany, Rosewood, walnut etc. are used for furniture decors with symmetrical lines, round shaped, smoothened in appearance.
Renaissance Italian furniture
Italian based renaissance furniture’s is popular among Greek and Roman people for excellent sense of art. Furniture models in this renaissance trend has been followed in French, Netherland, English. The design features of this type of Italian styled furniture is like Shape is rectangular, Sharp lines are carved, Leg portions of furniture’s is scrolled down. Top of chair is placed with some Marble like material, Furniture ornaments are carved in grilled manner.