Friday February 21, 2020

Interiors: Bring down the house

Theatre set design can provide inspiration for striking home decoration, writes Catherine Healy

16th July, 2017
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‘NU Chesterfield’ armchair by Boca do Lobo

Opulent textiles, elegant touches and show-stopping statement furniture are among the key ingredients in theatre set design. This week, as a Great Gatsby adaptation began its two-month run at Dublin’s Gate Theatre, we turn our attention to compelling pieces that hark back to the Art Deco period, making your home the stage for proud curtain-raising. ■

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