Thursday 12 September 2013

Symmetry In Interior Design

Symmetry can balance an area of your home, it can draw the eye and is said to create a feeling of safety, comfort and familiarity. Symmetry should not be over done, you don't want it to become monotonous, so don't forget to include a few surprises. More popular in traditional interiors, however used correctly it can work magic in a contemporary living space. 

Often I buy pieces for my home in two's, a matching pair of cheetahs, candelabras, side tables, vases, mirrors or a pair of chairs, all can look fabulous when placed symmetrically. When you design a room you want people to walk in and see the little moments of love that have gone into creating it, you have achieved this when someone enters and says, "what a lovely feeling this room has, I could sit down and stay forever".

A few images to inspire...






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Do you love symmetry or do you prefer asymmetrical styling in your home?

If you love interiors and are new to my blog, you might enjoy some house tours on my Interior inspiration page. Coastal, contemporary or classical I am sure you will find your style, or maybe discover a new style you will fall in love with.

1 comment:

  1. Nice mirrors, love your all home decor posts. All are best best designs. I don't have words to explain your designs all are looking so great.


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