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Upgrading to Modern Furniture, Lighting & Home Decor

Discover new trends and emerging classics in modern furniture, lighting & home decor when you shop west elm's fine selections for a gorgeous home. With clean lines, interesting silhouettes, upscale materials and a sense of proportion to make rooms feel outstanding, modern design is the favorite of anyone who wants comfortable, well-appointed rooms. Check out larger furnishings like bed frames or sofas to pair with accent furnishings like coffee tables and rugs. Then, pair your choices with noteworthy lamps or light fixtures that set your space aglow. Start exploring the modern furniture, lighting & home decor that can transform your home today.

What Makes Furniture Modern?

Modern furniture is often defined by its simplicity. Constructed to exceptional quality standards for longevity and comfort, the modern furniture, lighting & home decor available now sets the tone in your home. Prepare for serious stylishness with these pieces.

  • Look to silhouette for your first impression of what makes a piece modern. Overall, the lines of these furnishings follow harmoniously one to the next. While there may be angular corners or tapered legs, these pieces always flow with the room's layout.
  • Materials are always upscale and often purposefully sustainable. Whether you choose wood, upholstery, leather or metal, you can rest assured that the finish you select allows for versatile decorating and easy refreshing of accents or decor.
  • A color palette that plays well with other furnishings is often a hallmark of modern design. While neutrals and earth tones reign supreme in terms of mixing and matching, you may enjoy on-trend jewel tones or subdued versions of traditional favorites, like blue or pink.

Modern Furniture Trends to Bring Home Now

If you're looking for modern furniture, lighting & home decor pieces to bring home now, start browsing for pieces that feel current, but showcase classic elements.

  • High-end dressers with sharp right angles and flush, slab-drawer fronts offer a chic way to anchor a bedroom, especially when you combine yours with a new bed frame that focuses on minimalist lines.
  • Gentle curves have their place in modern design, too. Try pedestal tables, swivel chairs, round coffee table and dramatically arcing floor lamps to add softer elements to your room.
  • Try a touch of color-blocking. This interior design approach allows you to integrate bold hues into a space without overwhelming carefully curated furnishings. Check out pillows, wall art and more.

Accent your home with lighting, shelving, rugs and more to complete the look. With so many choices, it's easy to make a big change with just a few selections.

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