For the Love of Lucite!

For the Love of Lucite!

 For the love of Lucite

"There are three responses to a piece of design - yes, no, and WOW!

                                                                                   Milton Glaser

 

Who knew that lucite/acrylic furniture has been around since the 1930's? Cosmetics revolutionary, Helena Rubenstein, was a design trendsetter furnishing her home with a lucite bed and a variety of chairs. Lucite has a futuristic look that seems to transcends time.

Helena rubenstein lucite bed laura of pembroke

lucite chair laura of pembroke

Katie Holmes channels Helena Rubenstein in one of her

original 1930's chairs.

 

Today, Lucite can be seen in homes as furniture. frames, even desk accessories.  Which ever way you decide to use it,  Lucite can be a great conversation piece in a room.

lucite dining room laura of pembroke

Lucite really makes color pop!!!

 

lucite chairs with fur seat covers

Add fur seat covers for a touch of chic fun!!!

 

lucite chair and side table laura of pembroke side table laura of pembroke

 These chairs and side tables have a subtle yet effective design.

 

kate spade new york frame laura of pembrokekate spade new york frame laura of pembroke

kate spade new york frame laura of pembroke

kate spade new york frame laura of pembroke

kate spade new york desk accessories laura of pembroke

Kate Spade New York has a great line of acrylic accessories!

 

Acrylic frame gallery wall

lucite frame gallery wall

lucite frame gallery wall

Make an impact with a lucite frame gallery wall.

 

sofa with lucite legs laura of pembroke

The lucite legs on this sofa are subtle yet cool.

 

lucite chair laura of pembroke lucite chair laura of pembroke

lucite chair laura of pembrokelucite chair laura of pembroke

 

 lucite side table laura of pembroke lucite side table laura of pembroke

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Lucite has made its mark in fashion as well. Shoes and jewelry are leading the way with lucite  heels and bangles.  Laura of Pembroke has been carrying Alexis Bittar jewelry since its inception.  Alexis created beautiful jewelry using lucite and acrylic and it's still highlighting his jewelry line.

 

Alexis Bittar bangles Alexis Bittar bangles

Alexis Bittar bangles

 

Don't forget the acrylic trend in shoes!!!

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It doesn't look like there's is any end to the lucite/acrylic trend.  A piece in your wardrobe or dining room can add some fun and flair and create some great conversations.  For the Love of Lucite...find something today!!!


1 comment

  • Can’t believe how much time you’ve spent on writing this great post. Glad to learn acrylic furniture from the first beginning.

    Nell Yang

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