Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Rustic Spaces - Arcadian Lighting Guest Post

Hello. I write for Arcadian Lighting, a must-see online shop offering brilliant lighting fixtures of all styles. I’m quite excited to be a guest on Scarlet Seal. It is such a lovely blog and I enjoy the fashion stories especially. Today, I’d like to share some rustic spaces with modern twists. This style has been gaining in popularity and I must say I love it. What do you think? Thanks for letting me share, Joanna
Interior Design Rustic Spaces Modern Home Decor This renovated Spanish farmhouse’s plaster walls and concrete floors provide the perfect canvas for a mix of antiques and contemporary furnishings. A patinaed leather Chesterfield sofa sits invitingly next to modern art and a swing arm floor lamp.
Interior Design Rustic Spaces Modern Home Decor A country modern living space features modern art and furnishings mixed with rustic pieces. The tribal rug anchors the room’s hues in rich navy and red.
Interior Design Rustic Spaces Modern Home Decor Living Room Rough hewn beams on the ceiling contrast nicely with the modern sectional and metal cocktail table in this rustic modern space. The minimalist approach to the furnishings and plain white walls make the space feel more modern than country.
Interior Design Rustic Spaces Modern Home Decor Dining Room A reclaimed unfinished wood table sits in a sleek white space. The Panton chairs look lovely with the rustic quality of the dining table. A modern light fixture adds interest to the space.
Interior Design Rustic Spaces Modern Home Decor Dining Room A wholly rustic dining room gets just a touch of modernity from the bentwood dining chairs and steel legs on the rough hewn dining table. Wouldn’t this be a lovely spot for a gathering of family and friends over dinner?
Interior Design Rustic Spaces Modern Home Decor Kitchen This rustic kitchen boasts many modern elements such as the windows and the charcoal island. A minimalist light fixture hangs above the island providing task light for food prep. The sink is extremely rustic but fits quite well in the space.
Interior Design Rustic Spaces Modern Home Decor Living Room A mirrored canopy with tailored modern bedding sits amongst rustic elements of wide plank wood floors and painted brick walls. The furnishings are a mix of contemporary and traditional.
The black and white wall mural provides a modern backdrop for this rustic outdoor space. Retro light fixtures provide ample lighting above the metal and wood dining table. Images 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
There is something magical about rustic styles and modern styles meeting, they seem like the perfect combination. What are some of your favorite style combinations? Comment below and make sure to check out our modern/contemporary pendant lights at Arcadian Lighting.


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  2. I love the idea of mixed art in a concept. It's a different world inside. The contrasting ceiling lighting fixture on that white wall creates a unique attraction.