Parquetry is an ancient decorative technique, normally used in the floors of palaces and stately homes, but today we’re seeing it in a whole new light. It’s being used by furniture designers to decorate everything from sideboards to table lamps; so, if you can’t afford parquet flooring in your house, now, you can get your piece of parquet.
Parquet on furniture? Yes! Just take a look at this sideboard design by wewood- a beautiful marriage of oak and walnut.
And here’s how it could look styled:
Leebroom has created a whole collection of parquet inspired lifestyle furniture, including this fascinating coffee table. Love stripes and parquet? This table is a must!
If you’re more keen on accents, why not bring some parquet into the space in lamps? You can purchase these love parquetry lamps from leebroom as well.
Last, but not least, a scherno cabinet which had its debut in May 2014. Design by Alesssandro Mendini, and available to buy from porro.com. Both aesthetically pleasing and extremely functional:
If you’re looking for more inspirations, visit my website katiemalik.co.uk.