Modernism has seeped into almost all Contemporary. From neo-classical to rustic and contemporary, you can find the undertones of modern everywhere. Its simplicity is appreciated worldwide, but it is the effect of its understated luxury that has made it a true design darling. So today, let’s take a look at some modern homes and how they exude an aura of understated luxury.
1. The magic of simple laminating
Laminates are the best material finish to emulate an authentic modern look. Be it a high gloss or even a simple matt finish, laminates can evoke an original modernist vibe. It is simple in aesthetic and delivers a very elegant outlook. In fact, it is this simplicity that brings in a sophisticated look that exudes understated luxury in such an interior design.
2. With clutter
The modern look can evoke an ambience of understated luxury even when you use a lot of clutter. Since modernism is defined by sleek, crisp lines and clean design, using a lot of surfaces that emulate that look doesn’t deflect from the beauty of its straightforward simplicity. In fact, all of this can make your interior design seem even more upscale.
3. Reflection is the best
Reflective surfaces can add to the visual value of any modern style interior design. If you take a close look at this image, you’ll see how the full glass wall surface creates a great visual effect that adds to the beauty of the modern style of this space. It also creates the illusion of double the space, so that the whole interior design looks exceptionally spacious.
4. Contemporary material selection
Contemporary materials of all manner can artfully emulate the modern aesthetic. If you use them right, your interior design can automatically start looking elegant and luxurious. The simple countertop surfaces along with the checkered mosaic pattern in this interior design are both contemporary in design, but they also easily evoke a very understated, upscale modern vibe.
5. Tech on sight
The understated modern ambience is best delivered when there are a few technologically advanced gadgets on display. The underrated beauty of chrome plated surfaces and in-built appliances can only be appreciated if they’re on firm display. Altogether, it’s a great way to bring out the sleekness of the modernist style in your interior design.