The Fashion Institute of Technology, or FIT in New York City is a haven for designers, not only the fashion industry but for the interior design field. Interior designer and furniture designer in the whole country and even the world flock to the world famous epicenter of the fashion industry and perfecting sympathize with up.
The creativity shows. In recent years, furniture design has taken on a minimalist, do it yourself form over function mentality. The heavy furniture designs of yesteryear are really pass. Not only are they difficult to move, they are massively disgusting. Times have really changed. First, most of the houses were then reduced in recent generations. With the high price of heating fuels, smaller families and smaller homes are in, unless you plan to live off the grid are. Second, changing residences is no longer a once in a lifetime activity.
Modern furniture designers emphasize technically easy and highly decorative pieces that are both wearable and attractive, a work of art that doubles as a useful asset in the home. The new look is not often times, celebrating a vanguard, nose thumbing stimulus in the Art Deco clay. Slim but comfortable, measured to fit and earth tones plus pizzazz are important features, which correspond to the new era in furniture design.
Wood is hot, and one of the latest trends in furniture design New York City takes the old wood from demolished buildings and the construction of something else with it. Eco-building is very in – nothing should be wasted. The old precious materials of the past have an essence of something magical and mysterious that can not be recovered in the foreseeable future in our new / improved semi-synthetic lifestyle.
Many designers have the wood hype fled NYC to catch a meditative pace in upstate New York or in the resting near Connecticut. Others have decided to stay, which like hermit lives to catch recycle their own personal inspirational rhythm to create, build and design.