Design and Decor

How to create an interior with an exotic spirit: Western look

Exotic figurines, animal skins, masks -The interior abounds in exoticism and attracts with its eccentricity. There are also ethnic motives in it that are relevant today as well as during the great discoveries of unprecedented lands. Do you like exotic interiors? They are the most enigmatic and alluring. In such spaces it is interesting to be, relax and watch the original accessories. Today we will consider a real example of how you can combine classics with exoticism, unusually zonate space and correctly use black in the interior. To do this, we chose an apartment that is located in New York, on the Upper East Side. Muffled lighting, soft color palette withBright black accents immediately immerse in a mysterious atmosphere. Simple forms of classical furniture do not distract from unusual decor items. Original paintings, statuettes, vases, exotic animal skins and other accessories adorn here walls, bedside tables, windows and even the floor. A little more - and you will think that you are in a museum with historical artifacts. But in this interior, this line is not crossed. It can be seen that this is a cozy living quarters, where there is a place to receive guests, to relax, to watch television programs. There are lockers for storing things, there is also a work area. Exotic style assumes the presence of a largeSpace. To make it look cozy, but at the same time holistic, it was divided into 3 sections. In the living room area there is a light range of walls, ceiling and floor. Black color acts as accents. Here around the table were arranged soft sofas, armchairs, ottoman and pouf, thus indicating a place for the reception of guests. As a zoning element is a large fleecy carpet. Place for watching TV and work areaSeparated from 2 sides by glass partitions and black open pedestals, on which interesting exotic exhibits are installed. This part of the room is dominated by black color. Against this background, statues and light paintings look profitable. The soft corner and carpet are matched in a light gray scale to balance this part of the space. Decorative pillows perfectly complement the interior. Gray fits perfectly with both black and white. Glass partitions are considered a good solutionWhen zoning space. Look how they managed to perfectly isolate the elegant black and white kitchen with their help. It is a harmonious continuation of this exotic interior. This effect is enhanced by niches with highlights, in which there are silver elements of decor. Pay attention to the mirrors installed in theBathroom, kitchen, in a cozy dining room, in the hallway and in the bright part of the large living room. They not only give a feeling of lightness and airiness, but also emphasize the virtues of exclusive things in this interior. Mirrors make space balanced. Elements of exoticism in the apartment are tenderOrchids, colorful masks on the walls, sculptures, vases and unusual paintings. As the main color here is used sand. He calms and pacifies, brings in the space of heat. On its background, accent colors and exotic accessories are favorably highlighted. Black color symbolizes the coals of a fire or a dark African night. The interior was simple, elegant and at the same time attractive. It is suitable for lovers of travel and adventure, collectors and connoisseurs of art.

On a note!

  • Connoisseurs of exotics can use not only expensive and rare antiques. There are alternatives - copies or stylized exotic things.
  • Free layout gives the opportunity to accent exotic accessories. Use zoning with partitions, furniture, color.
  • Prints, images or figurines of animals are invariable satellites of exotic style, most often African.
  • When decorating such an interior use outlandish plants and flowers.
  • It's important not to overdo the accessories, so that the house does not turn into a souvenir shop.
  • The interior should radiate warmth and tranquility, arrange for rest.
  • Large sculptures or masks place on the middle level, otherwise the interior will be perceived hard.
  • Gray color must be diluted with bright accents, so that it does not look dull.
  • It is worth remembering that the predominance of a black room visually reduces it.
  • Natural colors, pictures with images of animals, savannahs, deserts, skin, fur, stuffed predators - use these elements to create an exotic style.