Measure Stylishly With Midcentury Tapered Furniture Legs

Measure Stylishly With Midcentury Tapered Furniture Legs

Measure Stylishly With Midcentury Tapered Furniture Legs

My house is a classic 1920s Craftsman, but my favourite furniture design hails in the mid-20th century. Midcentury modern furniture balances aesthetics and utility in a simple way which works flawlessly in my property, and the midcentury wooden tapered leg is mainly to thank you for my affinity. Stripped of unnecessary accents, its thoughtful design brims with form and function.

Round tapered legs have been made famous in the USA by furniture designer Paul McCobb, whose vast furniture collection with tapered legs comprised some of the bestselling parts of the 1950s. These easy legs helped set the stage for midcentury American furniture, both then and now.

Have a look at the elegant lines of this timeless furniture leg. Can it fit in your property?

Olive & joy

The tapered leg is replicated on either the armchair and the credenza in this space, balancing the bits beautifully.

Risa boyer architecture

Designer Risa Boyer scored her client’s vintage dining set while searching for antiques from Northern California. If you’re looking for originals, try eBay — it’s a great source to get midcentury furniture with tapered legs.

Regan Baker Design Inc..

A vintage Lane Acclaim series java table takes centre stage in this area full of fresh Room & Board bits, beautifully illustrating these legs interpret in modern environment.

SHED Design & Architecture

Wooden tapered legs come in a wide array of heights (roughly 4 to 29 inches) that fit everything from a minimal nightstand into a table.

Design Within Reach

New furniture designs also utilize the midcentury wooden top leg design. As an Example, check out the legs Design Within Reach’s Bantam Sofa. This piece was created in 2004 and influenced by the furnishings of leading American midcentury furniture designer Edward J. Wormley.

Erika Everett Design

While they are a timeless addition to any piece, wooden top legs do not have to be taken too seriously. They create a fun addition to this vintage college desk in this child’s space.

McCobb Midcentury Modern Furniture Feet

Many parts of new and vintage furniture include tapered legs today, but you can also easily customize a piece of furniture. Classic Designs by Matthew Burak specializes in fresh wooden tapered legs, available in eight wood species and eight heights.

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