Mid century style of designs combined with new resources creates interiors and exteriors that you simply cannot overlook. The space has just the right amount of muted colors to give it character without overwhelming the inhabitants.
By ethan lance published by ethan lance may 16 2017.
Mid century modern homes interiors. Mid century modern homes exteriors we kick off our epic guide showcasing 15 fabulous historic mid century modern houses exterior and interior photos. The following rooms provide a modern take on what it is to live today in a midcentury modern home. Defined by clean lines organic forms minimal ornamentation and high functionality the style has an undeniably timeless appeal.
Frequently referred to as both mid century and mid century modern this well recognized style includes eichler ranches and split level homes. Midcentury really took hold after world war ii thanks to new technologies and materials and. Part of the historic houses trust you can visit this iconic.
Best mid century home exteriors and interiors. Mid century modern homes are modern houses from the 1950s and 1960s. You ll also notice that many of the examples below have been nicely renovated.
Like in fashion the way we decorate our homes at the moment often tends to reflect the era s energy and direction and mid century modern design happens to do just that as its kitschy kicky bright hues that touch on the optimism of the 50 s while natural woods greens oranges and earthy tones riff on the sophisticated spirit of the 60 s and 70 s. Sylvie rochon s 1 000 square foot apartment in an up and coming montreal neighbourhod is like an art gallery of sorts. The style grew out of early 20th century modernism including the international and bauhaus movements.
With that in mind we have shortlisted 29 of the best mid century homes that you should look at for examples and ideas. This classic mid century modernist home was designed by harry seidler for his mother rose seidler and was built between 1948 and 1950. Scroll to the bottom for links to articles that will transport you to what midcentury modern meant in the 1950s and 60s.
Mid century architecture has long and low rooflines large windows entry courtyards and an emphasis on indoor outdoor living. The mid century modern style of interior design was popularized during the 1940s and has yet to leave the mainstream gaze for good reason. It s clear upon first glance that sylvie has a passion for design and keen eye for spotting pieces that are intriguing and unique like the oversized bulldog clip and the turquoise chandelier both in the dining room.
20 great midcentury modern interiors. A minimalist mid century home tour i completely fell in love with this gorgeous mid century home designed by amber lewis of amber interiors. All featured examples are historic except for one contemporary mid century modern example 13 below.