Unique Custom Finds: It’s Definitely Hip To Be Square
Marcie in For Customers
, Our Favorite Custom Finds on March 21, 2012
Shapes are a basic element of design and the square is arguably one of the most familiar and trusted. Some designers often equate square with boring. While it’s true that other unexpected shapes may attract more attention, when it comes to custom design and inspiration, never underestimate the ‘hipness’ of a square.
Below are incredible examples of CustomMade artisans whose custom square designs are anything but boring.
Just Imagine Glass does a beautiful job highlighting the square in their unique glass tapestry, “Name That Square”.
"Name That Square" by Just Imagine Glass on CustomMade.com
While artist Antoine Proulx manipulates the square shape into a twisted tower when designing his custom ET-30 End Tablemade.
ET-30 End Tablemade by Antoine Proulx, LLC on CustomMade.com
Jewelry artists often experiment with shape and NGlassworks, LLC is no exception. Their use of colorful squares present a modern, funky interpretation to the tradition link bracelet design.
Linked In Bracelet by NGlassworks LLC on CustomMade.com
While artist Elizabete Ludviks brings the geometric, linear shape into play with her unique cube drop earring design.
Cube Earrings by Elizabete Ludviks Jewellery on CustomMade.com
This handsome custom clock by Pernt is elegant and sophisticated and the combination of ’scrap’ wood gives the square design a strong, industrial presence.
Square One Clock by Pernt on CustomMade.com
Just as this custom cube table by furniture designer David Kiernan looks sleek and elegant with its square glass top resting on a cubed ebony base.
Cube Table by David Kiernan Furniture Design on CustomMade.com
The custom artists of La Luna Designs show that squares are anything but boring. Bright colors and a whimsical motif create a dramatic, one-of-a kind statement with “Love In Chaos”.
"Love In Chaos" by La Luna Designs on CustomMade.com
And the CustomMade makers at Shakuff breathe life into this utilitarian shape with their dramatic pendant lighting designs.
Pendant Light-"Noga" by Shakuff on CustomMade.com
So think inside the box when dreaming about your next custom project. And in the words of Huey Lewis and the News…It’s Hip to be Square.
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