Roman Polanski said that “good cinema should make you forget you are sitting in a theatre”, this is especially true if the decor is right. Interior design on films is an integral part of the narrative. When it’s good, it creates an additional psychological layer. After all, what is American Psycho without its sterile styling or The Great Gatsby without its opulent interiors?
Boca do Lobo is known for having ts furniture pieces in the 50 shades of gray movie, the tasselled sofas are key furniture pieces in The Royal Tenenbaum, and the monochrome wallpapers are the thing we can all recall while thing about the Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky movie. Today CovetED brings you the key furniture pieces to help you get a house like the movies. Sit back, relax and enjoy.
The Great Gatsby, 2013
Baz Luhrmann is famed for his ostentatious interiors – from Romeo and Juliet to Moulin Rouge – and his adaptation, of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel secured the film an Oscar for Best Production Design. Swathed in pretty pink light with champagne accents, Daisy Buchanan’s sitting room is the archetypal girl’s girl living space.
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Each Spring, from 1866 to 1885, cowboys drove from Texas to railheads in Kansas. KANSAS Occasional Chair is a tribute to their courage. This button-tufted back chair is upholstered in synthetic leather and has ebony wood veneer with glossy varnish legs, making it the perfect addition to any living room set.
Breakfast At Tiffany’s, 1961
The Grand Budapest Hotel, 2014
The snowy mountaintops of a fictitious country in Eastern European is the backdrop for The Grand Budapest Hotel, a comedic drama that sees a concierge employee framed for murder. Crimson-red carpets, marble columns and ornate brass lighting adorn the hotel’s lobby, which was created in the atrium of Görlitzer Warenhaus – a vacant art-nouveau department store in eastern Germany. To create the films other whimsical, pastel-hued sets, production designer Adam Stockhausen referenced archived imagery of Alpine ski resorts.
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Inspired by the imponent and robust structure of Lighthouses, Pharo Chandelier represents the rupture of the darkness with an immense, bright and luxurious shine! Made with Gold Plated Brass and Crystal Glass, this piece, is the perfect solution for wide spaces, able to swipe every attention in the room.
Filmed mostly in the Palace of Versailles, Marie Antoinette is a feast for the eyes of cake frosting-coloured wallpapers and Rococo designs found in the 18th century. The lead actress, Kirsten Dunst, had to tiptoe her Marie Antoinette mules around the royal château to not break the artefacts.
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PALATINO SLIM DISPLAY CASE
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Boca do Lobo introduces a colourful special edition of Palatino Slim display case, with a slimmer profile that targets contemporary spaces and perfect art galleries. Palatino is now a luxury display cabinet that enhances the ever-changing lives of our customers. Each one has three standard bright colours – blackberry, champagne, and ginger bronze. However, since the person who really influences the appearance of our products is you, you can transform Palatino Slim Slim into your personal treasures since it is possible to choose another colour according to your needs and your projects.
When designing the home of an eccentric, tech-genius billionaire, awe and intrigue are a must. Ex Machina achieves this with a minimalist property in Norway complete with a rock feature wall, plenty of glass, greenery and silk-and-steel furniture.
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Florence Center Table features a custom Estremoz marble tabletop. The white velvet upholstered body creates a rich contrast with the brushed brass base, enhancing the juxtaposition of the two vibrant materials. Only 50 cm high, Florence is the perfect centre table to use in modern houses.
50 SHADES OF GRAY
Based on the best-selling erotic novel by E.L. James, Fifty Shades of Grey the movie has teased scads—guilt-ridden and shameless alike—for months, drawing over 250 million voyeuristic views with its titillating trailers (according to the movie’s steamy Super Bowl spot).
If you’re one of the millions anxiously counting down the minutes until the tantalizing tale hits theatres, take a behind-the-scenes peek at a smattering of striking and sensual furniture pieces—designed by sister European brands Koket, Brabbu, Boca do Lobo, and Delightfull—to keep an eye out for as you watch the tickling plot unfold on the big screen next week, from the posh satin seats inside Grey’s chambers to an eye-catching armoire that wholly encapsulates the film’s graphic and sinful beauty.
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Turner Table Lamp
Turner Table Lamp was inspired by the electrifying and memorable dance moves of the iconic pop singer. Turner is a large table lamp handmade in brass and aluminium. The body has a gold plated finish, while the shade was lacquered a black matte on the outside and a gold powder paint on the inside, so as not to create an uncomfortable glaze for the user. Its five movable arcs can be rotated into the desired position, which gives this black table lamp a sense of fun and allows you to create the best composition to fit your modern home decor. A versatile piece, that can be used in almost any room of your house, this brass desk lamp looks its best when placed in a modern home office or art deco inspired living room.
SEQUOIA CENTER TABLE
Sequoia Center Table is one of the largest and tallest trees in the world that grows in California. Just like it, Sequoia is a force of Nature. The distinct walnut root veneer top shows the passage of years and the base in brass with aged patina adds a refined touch. This coffee table proves the beauty of the action of time.
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