Marble is of the most classic, indispensable mines of decoration and has been a highly preferred material by home owners and interior designers for many years. In the 1950s marble was seen in heavy furniture and rich workmanship, then later in the main kitchen and bathroom products, and is now finally seen in minimal design!
If you want to make this natural yet modern, timeless material a part of home decor, you may want to take a look at our suggestions on how to stylishly do so!
Marble Types and Patterns in Decoration
Marble utilized in decoration and house construction are named according to criteria such as hardness, pattern, natural color of the mine from which they are extracted. When used in decoration, you can choose marble depending on the atmosphere of the room or the decor.
The most common type of marble you will encounter in minimal home decor is Calacatta marble, or Carrara marble. The common use of this marble in houses, which we encounter especially in Italian designs, provides a clean look that illuminates the interior. At the same time, you can choose Calcutta marble for stylish coffee tables, which allows you to use white and gold tones together which makes for a classy look.
Reflecting the power and nobility of black, Alexandrette Black Marble, on the other hand, is a type of marble that is mostly admired for its heavy appearance in furniture or decor. However, with this dark atmosphere, its applications are more common on furniture than on the house structure because of its extraordinary dark, sophisticated tone.
Star Galaxy Granite is a type that is used especially on kitchen countertops with its unobtrusive appearance. This material, which colors the weight of black with sparkles in it, is also among the mostly preferred marbles due to its elegance and its ability to coincide with many décor styles.