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Clearly… Clearly… Clearly

I still love lucite.  There.  I said it.  I think it’s one of those longterm love affairs (much like my love for all things grey) that stands the test of time.  

It’s modern.

It’s classic.

It’s totally chic.

Adding it to more traditional interior style instantly = an instant modern update, and creates a fresh texture change.  You know what I’m talking about.  How amazing do those Louis Ghost chairs look with a rustic wood dining table?   Really.  Awesome.

Keeping this clear gem in small doses (…think bookends, trays, accent tables…) adds just the right amount edge and ups the cool factor of your interior.

Trends will come and go, oh yes, but my love of lucite is forever.

Here’s why (above image via Vogue)…

Amanda Nisbet Design

Amanda Nisbet Design

Style at Home

Style at Home

Virginia Macdonald Photography via Decor Pad

Virginia Macdonald Photography via Decor Pad

 

Amy D. Morris Interiors

Amy D. Morris Interiors

 

via Lonny

via Lonny

Ana Antunes

Ana Antunes

 

via Design Sponge

via Design Sponge

Megan Blake Design

Megan Blake Design

Sally Wheat Interiors

Sally Wheat Interiors

If you’re looking to add some lucite accents to YOUR home…

Here are some of my favorites:

Louis Ghost Chair - Lexmod $149 (sale)

Louis Ghost Chair – Lexmod $149 (sale)

Vintage Lucite Bookends - Svpply $310

Vintage Lucite Bookends – Svpply $310

Getting this one for my TV room…

Lucite Tray - CB2 $39.95

Lucite Tray – CB2 $39.95

…and if you’re looking to REALLY splurge…

Lucite Cube - Clayton Gray Home $1885

Lucite Cube – Clayton Gray Home $1885

…One can dream, right?

Tiina

5 Comments Post a comment
  1. I love lucite (and acrylic that looks like lucite) too! I’ve been keeping my eye out for something affordable for the living room. I agree, I think these pieces are versatile and can withstand the test of time.

    July 23, 2013
    • I totally should have clarified the difference between acrylic and actual lucite. It’s definitely more wallet friendly. A great option to get the “look for less”. I’ve been keeping my eye out, too! I broke down and ordered the acrylic tray from CB2. Can’t wait to get it! 🙂

      T

      July 29, 2013
  2. But doesn’t a teeny piece of you want to write your name in paint pen on the lucite furniture, Paper Rabbit-style? 😉

    July 24, 2013
    • Ha Ha… Yes, that thought totally crossed my mind. I had SO many of those acrylic boxes! I guess my love of the stuff began at an early age. 🙂

      July 29, 2013
  3. Gorgeous inspirations! I have a serious crush on lucite too.

    July 24, 2013

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