Flatiron Loft

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White, though arguably devoid of color, does not necessarily lack dimension. Flatiron Loft, located in the busy scene of Manhattan, is a minimalist’s haven from the hustle and bustle – though it does present subtle and graceful traces of movement within its interiors. Colorful accents from design monographs, hangings, and a striped French-style chair, make a blank canvas of the white background. And yet, the use of textures and sheen, from the trio of reflective chrome vases and the glossy kitchen cabinets, allow white to make a reprise. The white cotton fabric of the bedroom’s comforter is also notably distinct and different from sharper, more abrasive variation found in the bathroom. Spend enough time in this loft, and even white will start to show the many shades of its personality.

Kimberly

Kimberly

Kimberly is a graduate from MIT's Department of Architecture, and has recently joined the publication team at MIT OpenCourseWare. While architecture remains her first love, her interests encompass literature – epic poetry and Medieval romances are her favorite – and also fashion.

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