Laylo Style Guide: Midcentury Modern

Laylo Style Guide: Midcentury Modern

Laylo Style Guide: Midcentury Modern

Laylo makes dog beds for human homes. Our ever changing assortment of dog beds are inspired by interior design and cultural trends from around the world. The Laylo Style Guides are designed to help define your style and find the perfect dog bed and furnishings to outfit your space.

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What is Midcentury Modern?

Saying mid-century modern's had a revival would be one serious understatement. It's hit such a mainstream appeal that one might roll their eyes at yet another reproduction of the infamous Eames Shell Chair. Over the years, MCM, like any era of design, evolved. The 1939 World's Fair in New York City had brought the geometric forms and clean lines of the Bauhaus and Danish Modernist movements into the American consciousness. With the American Dream becoming more of a reality to the middle class, designers and architects honed in on their populist message: Design should not only be beautifully constructed, functional, and efficient, but attainable

Outfitting your Space

 

Key Design elements


Design Principles


Architects

Reduced excess
Strong Lines
Form & Function
Organic and Geometric forms


Bauhaus Movement
George Nelson
Harry Bertoia
Charles & Ray Eames
Jens Risom



Colors / Materials

Brands to follow
Royal Blue
Maroon
Deep red
Patterns

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