Furnishing a modern apartment


Whether you have just bought your new apartment or you just need to bring it up to date, furnishing your apartment is important but sometimes not very easy on your wallet. Therefore, it is important to be sure the furnishings you are buying will get to be used and last for a while, whilst still looking contemporary and stylish. In this article, we will look at the different factors you should consider before furnishing your apartment, so you can get the most out of your money and make your apartment into a home.

What you should consider:

Below is a list of the different factors that you should keep in mind when looking for new furniture.


The design or style of the furniture that you are purchasing should be in keeping with your personal taste, but still have some avant-garde features to retain a sense of freshness that will stay long after it is bought. Having interesting patterns or colours on furniture can really bring the piece to life and will make your apartment feel warmer and more inviting.

The layout

Before you even consider purchasing any new furniture, you should first visualise the layout of your apartment, and which furniture would be the best fit for your space. Once you have a clear image of the inside space within your apartment, it then becomes a lot easier to determine which furniture would be the best fit for your space.


Keep a consistent colour theme throughout your apartment, especially within the living area and bedrooms. This adds to overall consistency, as any mis- matching furniture will be easily noticeable. When you are investing in furniture, be sure to be mindful of how the colour will compliment the rest of your apartment.

Will it last?

Having an item of furniture that functions as well as it looks is very important. Quality manufacturing means that you can get the best use out of your furniture for the longest time possible. Seeking a high-quality piece of furniture from reputable manufacturers means that you are investing in the best products for your money.

Do I need it?

Buying items for the sake of just having them is almost never a good idea. Having too much can make your apartment feel cramped and smaller, which will take away from the effort you have already put into it.  Through carefully planning and selecting which items will fit into your space the best, you can really make the vision of what you want your apartment to look like come true. Just remember that often, less is more.

If you are looking for bespoke furniture pieces to breathe new life into your home, why not take a look at Square One interiors bespoke Industrial style furniture, and see how our furniture can help you make your dream home!

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