Deconstructionism dates back to the 80’s in architecture. It used mean to shock in exposing the raw materials and structure that something is made of, and at the same time prove that something that looks unfinished can be functional. In interior design, deconstructed furniture has been making appearance for the past few years.
Here it means to show the beauty of the frame and elements of furniture. The spectrum of this style ranges from totally crazy to subtle details. These 10 examples have a little from every end of this range.
Exposing some of the frame of a chair makes a very strong rustic accent. This type of deconstruction is not shocking, rather just making a shabby chic statement.
This DIY couch from the Liz Marie Blog makes use of exposed frame and tacks as well as burlap to create stunning farmhouse style decor. If you have any doubts deconstructed furniture can work in home decor at all, this example clears all doubts.
Fully exposed back of a couch brings the style home. Although, there may be some doubts about the exposure of raw materials that can be less than practical. You may get annoyed by the bumpy frame that can give you splinters.