Mid century modern fireplace – Mid century furniture have never gone out of fashion and its influence can still be seen in Scandinavian designs. Most large cities in the United States have at least one or more Danish decorating stores that offer the best opportunity to find reproductions or modern homage to mid-century style. A variety of fireplace tools can also be found online, but be prepared to pay handsomely since many of these sites offer design tools. The intrepid shopper find more competitive rates on Internet auction sites with prices that are much more reasonable. The trade-off is used articles with wear.
Accessories mid century varies in style and design, but tends to show two important characteristics, simplicity and natural forms. Mid century modern fireplace accessories of the time – as fireplace tools, andirons and fireplace screens – are heavily influenced by Danish design, minimalist movement that is considered an important part of the modernist era of the mid-century. Fireplace tools can be expected to have long features, conical. Polished wood handles teak or walnut complement often brass or cast iron tool ends. Brass is a popular choice for fireplace tools all metal, which tend to offer stylish and almost futuristic designs.
Tools authentic mid century modern fireplace can be found in antique shops and on the Internet, but age and use has greatly reduced the selection. Several contemporary designers have been making affordable reproductions. Teak handles and long tapered profiles are considered the most authentic elements when seeking reproductions.