MODERN AND MAGNIFICENT!

 

You’ve probably seen a particular chair that you thought was incredibly cool, swanky or sexy. 

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Maybe with a cool print….

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Or interesting lines….

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And, odds are if it has the description “sexy and swanky”….

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It falls somewhere in the “modern” category.

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Like all these chairs from One Kings Lane…

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But, did you know that, like any style, the modern chair has a lengthy history …. one that dates back to the Victorian era?  Victorian?  Crazy, huh. 

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It actually began with the Arts and Crafts style in an effort to rebel against Victorian excess, and shed all the gluttony associated with Victorian style….

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And, it’s been evolving ever since.

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Yep, there’s an entire history of evolution in the modern chair and it’s really quite interesting.

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One King’s Lane has a fascinating and informative Guide to the Modern Chair that tells the history of the modern chair from the Pre-Modern Arts and Crafts to Art Nouveau to Art Deco to the Bauhaus to Mid-Century Modern chair.

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The modern chair……cool, swanky, sexy…….gotta love it! 

To find out more about the history and evolution of the modern chair click this link by One Kings Lane  here

HAPPY DECORATING!

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