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Swedish Scandinavian Folk Art Traditions and Common Motifs

History of Scandinavian and Swedish Folk Art Traditions Swedish Scandinavian Folk Art — Folk art is as old as human civilization. Created by untrained artists for decorative and symbolic purposes, folk art gives an insight into the local culture and traditions of the time. Scandinavia has rich and colorful folk art traditions because the region was somewhat isolated […]

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Wednesday Wishlist: Art Deco Carpet by Austrian Designer Josef Hoffmann

This Week’s Wednesday Wishlist Rug is a Beautiful Art Deco Carpet by Josef Hoffmann. Art Deco Carpet by Josef Hoffmann —  Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made antique or vintage rug from its vast catalog. We select each piece based on its aesthetic beauty, conceptual merit, and history. Nazmiyal is pleased […]

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Artist Spotlight: Verner Panton Chairs, Furniture and Textiles

Verner Panton Chairs, Mid Century Furniture and Textiles Verner Panton Chairs and Mid Century Furniture —  Verner Panton is considered one of the most influential Danish furniture and interior designers of the 20th century. He transformed the Danish design scene of the 1960’s and 1970’s with his innovative and futuristic designs in a variety of materials. […]

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The Bauhaus School: Influence on Mid Century Scandinavian Design

Bauhaus School and its Influence on Mid 20th Century Scandinavian Design The Bauhaus School – What comes to your mind when you think of Scandinavian design? If you know anything about it, you would immediately think of furniture, carpets, appliances and home accessories with pure forms and simple, clean lines. Scandinavian design is known for its elegance, […]

Mid Century Modern Design

Mid Century Modern Design: The Home of Tomorrow

Mid Century Modern Design: The Future is Now Mid Century Modern Design — When interior designers refer to “Mid Century Modern” design, they are referring to an aesthetic style based around the idea of streamlining everyday life using technology that was immensely popular in the 1950’s and 1960’s in the United States and Europe. After World […]