Drawing on the groundbreaking midcentury American designs of Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, Isamu Noguchi, and others, the optimistic spirit and natural warmth of California modernism make it easy to live with. Organic curves, natural materials, and innovative yet approachable designs characterize its timeless appeal.
Elements of the style
Natural woods such as walnut and oak and warm metals
Organic forms curved to mimic the body
Innovative use of materials and manufacturing techniques
Eclectic and colorful touches
Open floor plans with large and plentiful windows
“The role of the designer is that of a very good, thoughtful host anticipating the needs of his guests.” —Charles Eames