Could Vintage Art Deco Furniture Be The Missing Piece From Your Home?


If you’re in search of furniture that will add charm and character to your home, then second-hand vintage furniture is always a brilliant option. But with so many different styles to choose from, it can be difficult to know which will work best for your home.

 One style that we would recommend, seeing as it is versatile and currently experiencing a huge resurgence, is Art Deco.

This furniture style originated in France in the early 20th Century, encapsulating the glamour and modernity of the 1920s and 1930s. Its popularity quickly spread throughout Europe and beyond, influencing the design of skyscrapers and movie theatres in the United States.

 Though it became less fashionable in the 1940s as design priorities changed, it faced a revival from the 1960s onwards and it remains a beloved decor style (particularly for collectors) with a significant influence on contemporary design.

What Are The Main Characteristics Of Vintage Art Deco Furniture?

It’s easy to spot vintage Art Deco furniture thanks to its distinct features.

 First off, this style uses bold geometric shapes, such as chevrons and zigzags, as well as sleek lines to create the elegant look that Art Deco furniture is so well-known and celebrated for. This is often complemented by luxurious materials, including exotic woods, chrome and glass, further adding to the glamour of these intricate pieces.

 Art Deco is also characterised by its vibrant colours and high degree of symmetry and repeated patterns meaning that it will

Why Is Art Deco Second-Hand Furniture Seeing a Resurgence?

The vintage Art Deco revival that we are witnessing is mainly due to the charm and allure of this furniture style. Each piece has a unique character that makes it stand out as art as well as being functional furniture for the home.

We are also in a time where people are embracing nostalgia and turning away from original and new trends. Art Deco is the perfect gentle segway into classic furniture because it still has a modern feel and aesthetic that works well in contemporary spaces.


Learn More About Popular Restored Art Deco Pieces For 2024

Sideboards: If you want to make a statement in your entryway or living area, a second-hand Art Deco sideboard is the way to do it. They often feature intricate inlays and lacquer finishes which add a touch of sophistication to any space.

Console Tables: Slightly smaller in size but still delivering on impact, vintage Art Deco console tables are brilliantly elegant and streamlined with mirrored surfaces of exotic wood veneers.

Dressers and Vanities: Adorned with chrome or brass hardware and decorative motifs, no bedroom is truly complete without a beautiful Art Deco dresser or vanity.


Ready to explore the unmatched style of upcycled Art Deco furniture?

Restored Furniture is your one-stop shop for vintage furniture online. Our collection of second-hand Art Deco pieces is ever-evolving and has everything you need to add some character to every inch of your home. If you need vintage Art Deco bedroom furniture, such as a wardrobe, or a sleek sideboard for your hallway, we have got you covered.

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