Idea Board: Contemporary Living

lamp, desk, chair and mirror from idea board

Whether soft contemporary or ultramodern, decor with sleek style fits the desires of today’s consumers. 


white Crystorama fixture

The Alston Collection from Brian Patrick Flynn for Crystorama is a play on simplicity and shape. Available in cylindrical and drum shapes and black and white finishes, these metallic fixtures work well in a variety of locations.

Boca do Lobo sofa

From Boca do Lobo, Imperfectio leather sofa is built upon the irregularities and flaws on the manual hammered brass back and sides. Nearly 7.5 feet long, this avant-garde sofa makes a statement.


black chair inspired by De Stijl movement

Inspired by the 1920s De Stijl movement and Gerrit Rietveld’s Steltman chair, Bernhardt’s Marcel chair plays with positive and negative space and is finished in a high gloss dark espresso color.


gray Amer rug

From Amer Rugs, this Cambridge Collection machine-made rug in Dove Gray provides a neutral yet edgy backdrop.


two-tier pendant

Eurofase’s large Valley two-tier LED pendant is modern in look and technology — the 3000K, 80+ CRI LEDs throw 3,900 lumens.


Ives console

From Kelly Wearstler’s collection for EJ Victor, the stately Ives console wears both Ebonized Oak and White Venatino Stone finishes.

Roche Bobois desk

From Roche Bobois, Melt desk designed by Cédric Ragot has a storage unit with three drawers and is topped with thick tempered glass in a screenprinted pattern matching the base. Measures 77 inches wide.


mirror with polished brass

Essential Home’s Diamond small mirror plays on geometry to create a standout, assymetrical piece of Mid-Century Modern design in polished brass.


textured charcoal lounging chair

The Bartlett chair from Adesso is meant for lounging. Finished with a slim, brushed steel frame and textured charcoal fabric. Seat width is 40 inches.


desk lamp with three-axis range of motion

Pablo’s new Superlight desk lamp provides minimal form and maximal function. It achieves fluid, sweeping movement in every direction with a full three-axis range of motion providing warm, glare-free LED light exactly where it’s needed. Shown here in Mustard.


brass lighting fixture

From Fredrick Ramond, Gigi’s asymmetrical silhouette brings drama and sophistication to a room. Available in a crystal version with a semi-translucent shade and Polished Nickel finish, or the two-tone Heritage Brass and Satin Black combination shown here.


Art Deco mirror


From Koket, Lemprica mirror lends an Art Deco feel with its patchwork multicolored glass. Measures a substantial 78 inches wide.


black and white patterned rug

nuLOOM’s Mayra geometric-patterned rug makes a bold statement in a modern space. This black and white rug from the Harmony Collection is hand-tufted in India with 100 percent wool.

black table lamp

The simple and modern Quana table lamp from Lite Source features a black finish metal body and shade with brushed nickel accents. The collection also includes a matching floor lamp and arc lamp.


white chair with black sketch line pattern

Aerie swivel chair from Nathan Anthony Furniture is structured with angled wood components, creating a window-like effect on the back and sides. Offered in a variety of fabric options and 10 wood finishes. Shown here in Sketched Lines, a 100-percent printed cotton cover.