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Mid-century Modern Furniture Ideas for Your Flat

Mid-century Modern Furniture Ideas for Your Flat

The exquisite mid-century modern interior design endures during this contemporary era. This effortless style is loved by various generations of homeowners and interior designers because of its clean, organic, and functional look. This iconic style is an inspiration to many contemporary trends and is still a part of today's design conversation.

When designing your home in Singapore, you can fully adapt a mid-century modern approach or select and infuse some mid-century modern elements like the furniture.

What is Mid-Century Modern Design?

The mid-century modern style is known for its simplicity and functionality. The use of clean lines, muted tones, minimal decorations, and a fusion of natural and manmade furniture make up this style. To achieve mid-century modern aesthetics, make sure that your form follows function. 

Distinguishing Elements of Mid-Century Modern Design

Distinguishing Elements of Mid-Century Modern Design

  • Form follows function. The mid-century modern design uses a minimalist approach, keeping your area uncluttered and notably functional. The focus is on bigger purposeful furniture than small accent pieces or decorations. When turning your flat into a mid-century modern home, think about quality over quantity.
  • Fusion of organic, manmade and geometric elements. A mid-century modern home is filled with natural furniture and ornaments with carefully thought configuration and touches of manmade materials for additional allure and comfort. Think about a cosy cushioned sofa with tapered wooden legs or a geometric marble coffee table with metal framing. Backsplashes and countertops of mid-century modern kitchens include lots of marbles and natural materials. The famous plastic designer chairs are also part of this style. Some mid-century modern homes combine vintage elements to create a warmer look.
  • Lots of muted and natural tones. White, beige, black, grey and other neutral colours make up the base of a Mid-century modern design. Brighter accents and wood tones are welcome to accentuate the style. These colours are often infused using modern furniture. We love greens, teal, and afternoon yellows in a mid-century modern home. 
  • Outdoor meets indoor design. Mid-century modern design embraces the beauty of nature, thus, incorporating natural elements into your interior style. Wood furniture and ornaments conquer this design while plants liven up some spots and sometimes serve as the anchor point of the theme. 

With the above elements in mind, creating a mid-century modern home is not as complicated as it seems. Whether you are working on a bigger space or a compact flat, bring the mid-century modern beauty into your flat with these furniture ideas.

Borealis Wooden Armchair Sofa + Ottoman

Borealis Wooden Armchair Sofa + Ottoman

Perfect the outdoor-indoor connection of your mid-century modern home with this cosy armchair and ottoman set. Made with a solid wood base, finely detailed back support, and cushioned fabric seat and backrest, the set brings a simplistic and neutral touch to your design. This armchair and ottoman combination is worth a look.

Onofre Dining Table

Onofre Dining Table

Dine in style with this luxurious sintered stone dining table. It boasts a combination of sturdy and elegant sintered stone material and geometrically designed metal legs. Although made with high-quality robust materials, this dining table still presents a lightweight look with its round table top design and minimal visual texture.

Cameo TV Console

Cameo TV Console

Add a touch of traditional materials into your modern home with this wooden television console. When talking about simplicity and function, this piece has so much to offer. Its natural wood frame is balanced by the white pull-out drawers, wooden hardware, and tapered legs. It comes with two open shelves to keep small entertainment units or knick knacks.

Wyson Extendable TV Console

Wyson Extendable TV Console

Maximise the use of your space with this extendable tv console. This piece presents a fusion of wood and glass material to create a notable furniture piece for your living room. The three pull-out drawers are mindfully designed. When extended, this television console provides an extra open shelf.

Plastic chairs

Bale Wishbone Grey Chair

In a mid-century modern theme, plastic is used to create distinctive and amazing furniture pieces that deviate from the typical design that natural materials create. Designer ergonomic plastic chairs make a minimalist modern space look more attractive. For a mid-century modern kitchen, match your wooden dining table with playful plastic chairs.

Lincoln Brown Leathaire Sofa

Lincoln Brown Leathaire Sofa

Welcome the natural charm of this faux leather sofa. Its earthy tone matches a classic mid-century modern living space. Its smooth curves and light metal leg structure create a sense of space, giving your eyes room to breathe even if you deal with a smaller area. Add some contrasting elements like a tall floor lamp and some indoor plants.

Devin Faux Leather Sofa

Devin Faux Leather Sofa

How about a plush and cosy focal point to your living room? This faux leather sofa presents a plush look but a sturdy build. Its low armrest gives you enough space to lounge in a less restricted manner. The plush back cushion support makes this sofa more endearing.

Corbett Dining Table (1.2m)

Corbett Dining Table

Less is truly more with this minimalist dining table. Because of its simple appeal, this wooden table can easily blend with various designs and chair materials. With its lightweight silhouette and sleek design, Corbett Dining Table is a perfect centrepiece for a mid-century modern dining space. 

Coleman Green Dining Chair

Coleman Green Dining Chair

Being more on the vintage side, this dining chair boasts a simple yet mindful design. The holed backrest with a rounded top provides a notable and comfortable look, while the cushioned seat creates a homey feel to the overall design. Made with solid rubberwood, the frame is sturdy and beautiful.

Deanne Blue Dining Chair

Deanne Blue Dining Chair

Feel free to be a little bit playful with your furniture. This rubberwood dining chair both presents a remarkable beauty while still focusing on function. Its hollowed back is accentuated with a padded upper back support. Its straight arm design gives this dining chair a lightweight charm.

Lizann Sintered Stone Coffee Table

Lizann Sintered Stone Coffee Table

Go beyond the traditional configuration and venture into this adorable coffee table. Made with sintered stone and metal, this modern furniture piece features luxury and comfort. The sturdy sintered stone material boasts its visual texture. The angular metal legs add up to this coffee table's statement look.

Treyton Grey Fabric Sofa

Treyton Grey Fabric Sofa

This grey fabric sofa is perfect for personal and intimate space. The linen fabric material gives it a subtle texture, while the cushioned seats envelop a minimalist look. The cosy look of this sofa is finished with the tapered wooden legs that make up a spacious impression.


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