Response to Those Opposed to Modern Furniture
For some, modern furniture appears cold, uncomfortable, expensive and impersonal. These are frequently the folks that like frills on, and age behind their furniture. What they may not realize is the following. Lots of present day modern furniture is modular in design. This means that each owner can configure pieces the way that best reflects their personal style. It also means that this flexibility could prove to b priceless over the years, and through the moves.
So, already, what might seem like a high price at first glance can be rationalized. If you end up keeping a piece of modern furniture for numerous years, and break down what it actually cost over the course of that time, chances are you end up with either a reasonable price, or even a bargain. Funny things is, some modern furniture is actually quite old now, and is cropping up in places that sell antiques, thus, the durability, and age is proving to be in line with some other styles of furniture.
As for it being cold, or uncomfortable, well, it is all in the selection, just like anything. If you chose cool colours, and do not balance things out with soft furnishings it could very easily be considered cold. But if you like warmth, then you will gravitate towards in in all types of style, and your personal choices and touches will shine through.