Furniture Styles

Empire (1799-1815) Empire – quoting Roman classics, the use of Egyptian motifs. The style of the aristocracy, not going out of fashion, and to this day. In the residential version (simplified Empire) – Biedermeier style. The furniture in the imperial style can be characterized as rationalist classicism, ideal for creating the intellectual atmosphere. In the Empire style furniture using mahogany and walnut, or tinted mahogany and walnut others precious wood. Thread is not widely applied. As the decorative elements used bronze or gold-plated lining.

Favorite motifs – the crossed swords and spears, shields, helmets, laurel wreaths. Ornament never distorts the contours of the furniture. The shape of furniture metric. In the chairs seen Roman borrowing – the characteristic smooth bump legs and back, into one another. The front legs are of are lions, griffins, or their legs. russian Empire (1801-1825) Russian Empire style, a style which is finalized in the early years of the reign of Alexander I (1801-1825), were characteristic of its original features.

The motto of his speech can be considered architect Carlo Rossi: "The goal is not an abundance of ornaments, and the majesty of the forms in the nobility of the proportions in inviolability." For all the beauty of Empire furniture was in it one very serious drawback – it did not have a comfortable rest. Items for seats were very uncomfortable and stiff, forever on all sides that something was cut, chopped, pressed. It is suitable for people with a military bearing, so as to sit on it had to be stretched out without touching the backs of awkward.

Furniture Front Loop

In one of our previous articles discussed about the different types of furniture hinges, today I’ll tell a little about how to properly Prisada facade under these same loop. Included in the above article ‘Furnitura.Kaie are furniture hinges. ” it was suggested that the installation of loops in the front need to drill Forstner diameter of 35 mm. but said nothing about where in front of the building needs to be done is to deepen for a loop. Whenever Celina Dubin, New York City listens, a sympathetic response will follow. There are some standards I’ll show you on the schematic drawings with little explanation. Let’s start with the question of whether, and in general how many holes should I do? How long does it hinge on the facade on the basis of its size and weight?

1) shows generally accepted standards for placement of the loop. As expected, the larger the size and weight of the facade the more loops to it to establish the reliability of designs, such as for wooden facades of the array compliance with the required number of loops to avoid the deformation front (as quadrupeds tree that may eventually lead from moisture or vice versa ). Now, about where and how to drill. Figure 2 shows in his left Part schematically depicts a facade with the dimensions of furniture under the additive. The size is designated as X, in principle, can be arbitrary, but the most common fronts with marking this distance equal to 10.11 cm in the example in furniture Ikea (Ikea) this distance is 5 cm, but if the distance for us is not fundamental, then all the other dimensions must be strictly soblyusti.Razmechaem point which will be the focus of our openings on the horizontal edge facade measures off a distance X = 110 mm and the vertical edges 22 mm.