This is a question we get asked a lot in the store, so heres a breakdown of the difference between Classic Italian furniture and Modern Italian Furniture.
Classical Italian Furniture
Classical Italian Furniture is designed with an opulent and luxurious feel due to the amount of details in motifs, craftsmanship and design in each piece. Classic Italian Pieces often have gold detailing and is often made in marble.
Gold gilding can seem a little over the top but when classical Italian furniture the look is always rich and elegant.
Modern Italian Furniture
The furniture is more streamlined and less ornate, but the design and materials are just as luxurious. Modern Italian furniture favours more neural tones. These designs often have a contemporary twist with mirror or crystal detailing that is not often seen anywhere else.