The Issue of Scale – One Approach

Glenn Gissler - Blog - 2014 - hicks-Thomas-Loof-7-554x820

Interior designers are often asked for tips on how to handle issues of scale. Getting the scale and proportions right is often not obvious or necessarily easy; and the messages can be confusing.

“Should you use large furniture in a small room, or smaller furniture?”

“How large should pillows be on a sofa?”

“I want to use a pair of floor lamps – how tall should they be? And how large should the shades be?”

For one example of one unique approach to scale…