Guard of Loft: Interior Features

As a rule, the Loft style is designed for spacious and bright rooms, but rooms in apartments can not always have large dimensions. And in order to issue an entrance hall in this style will have to try well. But such a feature of this style, as the minimum use of furniture in the interior, will make it possible to issue an entrance hall in the style of Loft. This style is associated with the lack of any boundaries, so when installing furniture, you can not put it too close to each other.

Features style

Modern Loft style appeared in the last century and popular in our days. He came from America. Initially in this style it was customary to design the premises similar to the attic, abandoned factory or warehouses. A feature of this style is minimalism in the design of the room, freedom and space. Usually for registration in this style, a large and bright room is used. Using the separation of space for zones, the room becomes functional, but it remains light and not loaded furniture and various objects.

Another major quality of this style remains large windows and high solids, in order to get into the room as much light as possible. With this combination of features, it is convenient to place the room as two main zones: private and guest. The colors in which the Loft style is drawn up, always correspond to natural colors or pastel. It is unacceptable that the room will be motley and bright.

Materials made under the tree, as well as concrete, plaster, stone, metal or brick, as well, so like this style to like a little on industrial style.

Decor objects tend to have a special industrial spirit, which is so inherent loft style. These elements can be old metal pipes, ventilation grids. Modern appearance will help add this style various plates, promotional posters, walls, painted graffiti, various sculptures and paintings. Vintage furniture or decor elements will also find their place in the loft style room. The main reason why the Loft style is so popular, the progressive urbanization becomes. Urban life is the environment in which we exist, and this is definitely reflected on how we will decorate, make our accommodation.



Furniture and materials

As mentioned earlier, furniture in the hallway in the style of Loft must be at a minimum, but it should be quite functional and practical. It is desirable that a mirror attended such an entrance hall, because the mirrors are one of the main elements of modern interior design. It will help visually expand and increase the small space. This is especially true for small hallways, where and so little light.

Mirror should not take a lot of space in the room. It is necessary to place it so that it complements the interior and harmonized with furniture.

For Loft style, simple and non-finished furniture is suitable, without any decor or texture. It is better to stop your choice on furniture, which is made of plastic or from wood. For a spacious hallway, a small wardrobe is suitable, and shelves and chest are suitable for small. For hallway in the style of Loft, it is peculiar to the furniture merged in color with wall decoration.

It is important that the colors do not stand out brightness, and had a neutral shade. Accent you can do on any single element of interior decor.

Sometimes there are in small sofas or armchairs in size. They should be made of natural materials, such as leather or textiles. Color shades can be chosen absolutely any, but it is recommended to observe the color installed in accordance with the overall palette or combine the shades of black and white colors or even red, if aggressive loft thought in the project. If you want to put the father-in-law, it is better to change it on a box made under the seat. It looks completely no worse, takes less space and puts a lot of useful things that will not occupy a lot of space. Instead of a cabinet, you can install racks that need all the necessary things and expect a place. The main thing is that all the cuttings of the rack are not in sight, and hidden.

Glasses on furniture should be matte, replace them with mirrors. All decor elements must be made under wood or metal. If you have enough space in the hallway, it can be equipped with a bench, a stuff or a banquette. Also note that light in the hallway must be quite a lot, but if it is not enough, install pendant lamps or floor lamps in the hallway. They will be nice to combine with the common style of your hallway.

Loft is one of those styles that is directed to active people. Therefore, if you have a bike, be sure to install a stand in the hallway for him, because it will fit well into such an interior.

It is worth noting that this style can be original even in such a rigor and simplicity, so we boldly experiment with the design and improve your entrance hall in Loft style.


When finishing the walls of the hallway in the Loft style it is necessary to adhere to the basic rules. First, it should be a brick or plaster, which is applied to the wall of concrete.

As a rule, with white brick, any finishing materials will be combined, but for this one can be issued only one room wall. If you have any difficulties with masonry, use materials that mimic brick. You can also use unusual photo wallpaper with the image of natural materials. This technique will give the place of originality.

In a large hallway, use plaster or concrete in the walls that can be painted in any color. With this you give the walls that type that this style of Loftware requires. Use mirrors for a small room. You can even make a completely mirror wall. It will add your hallway more light and make it wider.

Loft style does not tolerate any complex and loaded components, An exception is not finishing walls and ceilings. Stop on the easiest and simple materials, combine them with each other. When a selection of material, be sure to consider the fact that the colors of all surfaces of the room must be combined with each other. Materials are used in this style natural and eco-friendly. Paul undoubtedly should be made of wood, but since this option is very expensive, replace it with laminate or linoleum.

When decorating the room, you can use metal or imitated tool items: various frames for paintings and photographs, figurines, futuristic sculptures and designs.


If you started repair in your corridor, then you will not be difficult for it will make it in the style of Loft, even with your own hands. To finish the walls, select a natural stone of white or red, as the surface should look extremely simple. There is also an option to paint the wall or apply plaster or “liquid wallpaper”. Such a wall can be decorated with some interesting details, such as paintings, posters, calendars or photos. Ceiling can also be left concrete and make wooden beams, and to create the impression that you have a attic, the ceiling can be seen. Such details in the interior are characteristic of the Loft style.

In order to accommodate the furniture you need into such a corridor, it is recommended to purchase only built-in cabinets for outerwear and things, as well as shelves for shoes. Cabinets, cabinets, puffs, leather sofas can be purchased with wheels to easily move them to the right place or change the interior under the mood. Very relevant at the moment is the separation of premises on zones with furniture if the size of the room allows you to. The bright tones of furniture and walls is exactly what is inherent Loft style. Such a color palette will make your corridor cozy, spacious, light and modern.

Also in this industrial style, the use of furniture made under ancient, you can additionally apply such a reception when finishing a floor or walls.

Interior options

It should be considered in detail how you can arrange the interior design in the Loft style. In the first version, you can choose a certain color gamut for making your hallway. These may not only be bright shades, you can also use brown or beige tones. Furniture in the hallway can be purchased in such colors. Also the main emphasis in the room can be heating pipes that do not need to close. They can be painted under the color of the metal, and so they will be, on the contrary, emphasize the industrial style loft.



In the second version, you can not be afraid of use in such a large furniture style. The wardrobe will fit perfectly in your hallway. You can still install a bench and shelves for shoes, and a large metal chandelier will make the hallway with a bright and original. For such a design, a mirror or clock on the wall will fit so that the design does not seem too simple.

Colors in the interior must necessarily be designed in the Loft style, otherwise the hallway will seem overloaded with detail.

For a corridor, which is not distinguished by its large dimensions, you can also develop your design in Loft style. Everything will be driving from the layout of the home. If it is non-standard, you will fit the cabinet with mirrors and the backlight of the entire ceiling. In order to save space on the walls, you can install hangers or shelves for upper things and hats. So you can beat the room in this style different sizes. Light finish and proper lighting will give an attractive view of narrow corridors, rooms with a staircase, as well as ordinary rooms.



For premises with a large area of ​​Loft style will be very powerful. In spacious and bright apartments, you can beat this style in different ways. To give the hallway an unusual view, you can combine the end-style decor items with any vintage furniture objects. The wall can be performed in black, but in order for it harmoniously fit into the interior, it is necessary to establish additional light sources in the form of wall lights. Black color in this interior is quite appropriate, as it was properly focused on the details, for example, in a picture or mirror on this wall. Brick walls and wooden beams – it’s all that is characteristic of this style.

The main components of the Loft style are natural natural materials and colors, as well as metal decor elements: textiles chosen in the tone of the unkyly, but dear furniture, a ladder from a tree or metal, wooden coatings – all this perfectly fit into any room, even in the smallest. Loft is inherent minimalism, it makes it special for those people who prefer in interior design simplicity, conciseness, restraint, accuracy and order. Remember that the Loft style can not be used in low ceilings, but if you really want to make it best to make small loft splashes to the traditional interior, and not to make the whole industrial room. In small rooms there is a risk of creating no room under the attic, but the effect of the basement.

How to make a hallway in the style of “Loft” with your own hands, see next video.

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