Interior design. Inspiration with noir and western

Interior design. Inspiration with noir and western

Everyone watched at the time westerns or noir film and has been for certain fascinated by their atmosphere. Of course, designers could not but just use it in design.


Having translated this word from French, at once it is possible to understand his main color preference. Yes, it is black. For some reason in representation of the majority this color is associated with depression and death, but it is impossible to deny its depth, refinement and even sexuality.

Shades gray, noble burgundy, blue and contrast white can become so-called additional notes. This style has come from merge of the ideas of gothic style and minimalism. Has arisen in the 30th years, in America, during great and gloomy era of gangsters. Noir it is appropriate to use design in style in the living room, the bathroom and kitchen, but not in the bedroom (especially children's) or small rooms in any way.

To smart color – the smart invoice. So, for finishing of furniture use skin (python skin imitation), glossy fabrics or other materials, elegant velvet and valuable breeds of tree is especially fashionable (black including). Using silver chains of small thickness for decor, it is possible to give to furniture of elegance and gloomy mystery. They will be best of all to look on chairs or floor lamps.

Someone will be frightened by abundance of black color, and someone will revel in it and will even make stretch ceilings black. By the way, if to use dot illumination, then it is possible to create effect of the night sky.


A little wild style from which blows as brutal romanticism. The western is kind of what style because the tree of various breeds acts as parent material. Fabrics here too natural and mainly rough – cotton, leather, wool, linen and burlap. Shades brown, crimson, red and dark green will be basic flowers here.

As textiles for curtains and small pillows it is possible to use tissue of the Navajo, and as decor fringe. Color Mexican carpets and covers, cacti in large clay pots, cowboy lassos, skins, horns of animals, horse print will be ethnic elements. Generally everything that casts thoughts of the Wild West.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team