How To Master Industrial Interior Decor

Inspired by warehouses, old barns, and industrial spaces that have been converted to lofts and other living spaces, Industrial interior design style is all about embracing and showcasing the raw and unfinished sensibility in buildings. It uses many natural textures and materials in their original and imperfect state, and celebrate their unique beauty rather than conceal it. This is a great way to enhance the natural charm in your living space, making it functional and charming without having to add or remove many elements. This article will give you practical tips and cues in mastering this classic design style.

 

1. Keep It Rustic and Edgy

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One of the most defining factors of the Industrial design style is its rustic and rather edgy nature. Therefore, try to utilize materials such as iron, steel, and stone over soft and plush materials. A great way to source your industrial design elements are antique and thrift stores with pre-loved items with a good few years in them. Go for distressed wood and metal fixtures and furniture. When it comes to silhouettes, think of rigid lines and block shapes to preserve the industrial feel. Accessories are another great way to add an edgier touch to the room. Use metal structures and other imperfect yet interesting elements ideally salvaged from an industrial yard.

 

2. Exposed Everything!

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Leaving the structural elements in your building exposed is one of the most unique characteristics of industrial style interior design. This could be brick walls, concrete flooring, metal beams, or any structure with a unique and interesting texture. It is all about finding aesthetic appeal in imperfections. If you are going for a cleaner and more refined look, you can opt to cover them partially and leave the most esthetically pleasing parts exposed to create a nice focal point. Of course, another obvious advantage of keeping things exposed is that you can save quite a bit of money on your renovation project.

 

3. Use Natural Colours and Textures

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When you select your colour palette, stick to natural and earthy tones with plenty of different textures. Some of the most signature colours used in industrial interior design projects include browns, tan, off white, and black. Add whites sparingly for a cleaner look, and bring everything together with black accents to add a more masculine feel and character. If you must add vibrant colours, keep them for details and accents. Even though you do not have to perfectly coordinate or blend your colours, keeping them in a neutral colour family that complements each other will add a relaxing harmony to the room.

 

4. Open Up Your Space (big windows)

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Huge loft-like windows are another signature characteristic in industrial style interiors. Allow plenty of natural light in, do not go for heavy curtains that will conceal your windows. Moreover, when you think of warehouses and other industrial spaces that this design style is based on, they often have open floor plans without too many walls and dividers in between. Therefore, try to open up your space as much as possible to stay authentic to this aesthetic. Combine your living room, kitchen, and dining areas to create a large functional gathering space. If you are daring enough, you can stick to a full studio-like setting and add your bed into the open plan as well.  

 

5. Mix and Match

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Industrial interiors give you the freedom and encourage you to think outside of the box. The only rule is that you should try to be too perfect with your design elements. Therefore, you can always mix and match design styles, and enhance your industrial interior with other aesthetics that speak to you. Minimalist industrial interiors are highly popular right now, so are farmhouse-industrial spaces. Play around with your decorations and use as many or as few elements as you would like. Go hunting for antiques and other fun structures with stories behind them to enrich your space. Most of all, have fun doing it!

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