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Design Decor & Themes

In our last post, we talked about quirky decor pieces we found around in malls, bars, restaurants and even street markets. In today’s edition, we talk about themes in decor. There are multiple themes that restaurants try to follow, while some go for quirky quotes and prints, some opt for all out there colorful ones that either complements the theme of the place or adds an aesthetic visual appeal.

Aesthetic Visual Appeal

Nature

Plants and nature-inspired decor have been a rage since long and the ways they are used has only grown more clever with the years.

Hanging plant pots at outdoor seating area - Microsoft Campus, Hyderabad
Hanging plant pots at outdoor seating area – Microsoft Campus, Hyderabad

 

Hanging water cans displayed as decor - Lodi - The Garden Restaurant, Delhi
Hanging water cans – Lodi – The Garden Restaurant, Delhi

 

Fishes in a bowl on the wall – InMobi, Bengaluru
Fishes in a bowl on the wall – InMobi, Bengaluru

 

Color Scheme

Adhering to a particular color scheme to create visually appealing scenes also work as great decor without actually opting for heavy pieces.

Brown, yellow, gray and green in a cohesive colorful environment - Outdoor seating area, Microsoft campus, Hyderabad
Brown, yellow, gray and green in a cohesive colorful environment – Outdoor seating area, Microsoft campus, Hyderabad

 

Pleasant natural color palette - Lifestyle stores, Hyderabad
Pleasant natural color palette – Lifestyle store, Hyderabad

Thematic

Thematic decor can be catered in multiple ways. Be it with quirky posters or huge ass pieces, aligning items to the place’s theme enhances the overall appeal of the joint. Below are some thematic decor pieces from restaurants, resto-bars, gaming parlors etc.

Sherlock decor - Mystery Rooms, Bangalore
Sherlock wall fixture – Mystery Rooms, Bangalore

 

Sherlock poster - Mystery Rooms, Bangalore
Sherlock poster – Mystery Rooms, Bangalore

 

Funny cupcake poster - Bakery, Bangalore
Funny cupcake poster – Bakery, Bangalore
Funny cupcake poster - Bakery, Bangalore
Funny cupcake poster – Bakery, Bangalore

 

Adhering to the rock and roll vibe – HArd Rock Cafe, Saket, Delhi
Adhering to the rock and roll vibe – Hard Rock Cafe, Saket, Delhi

 

A Tetris decor - Glued, Noida
Tetris – Glued, Noida

 

Rubik's cube decor - Glued, Noida
Rubik’s cube – Glued, Noida

Well, I think we can safely agree that decor these days not only makes a place better looking but can help in advertising and spread the brand word of mouth. These are some of the most interesting pieces we have found recently. Have you seen some quirky decor that we’d love? Tag us in your pictures! Comment, share and don’t forget to spread the love!

Until later,

Vani

 

 

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