Art Deco is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that appeared in France pre-World War 1 and is still popular today.
It combines modernist styles with fine craftsmanship and rich materials, representing luxury, glamour, exuberance and progress (def. Wikipedia).
To create the look and feel of this era for your home, here are some pointers:
Art deco works very well with older federation-style homes, renovated to create eye-catching features that capture the magic of a bygone era, with a focus on using quality materials that last. It is also not subject to design trends or fa...
As most of us now see more electronic than physical post, the humble letterbox is still seen as a "pivotal part of a home". This description came from a client, who after more than 12 months of building her dream home, didn't quite feel it was 'home' until the letterbox was installed with the shiny street number 24 on the front face.
We have also had clients who wanted more than a simple brick box, and turned to Jalmer for sculptural letterboxes that make a statement as an art feature for the front yard.
The photo gallery above demonstrates the range of letterboxes that we have concepted for ou...