Some Concrete Examples of Good Design
By John Kirchner
April 10, 2013
How do you feel about concrete as an interior design material? It’s certainly generating a lot of buzz in the design world these days. Concrete as an exterior material really took off in the post-WWII era, but its use in highly designed interiors is a much more recent phenomenon.
Freshome has featured several concrete creations, and here’s a recent roundup of concrete interiors on Design Milk.
Our feeling is that any material, used creatively and beautifully, is worth considering. Concrete may not be your cup of tea, and it may not be ours. But if it speaks to you — then why not use it? And it’s certainly bound to hold up well under heavy use!
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