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Mad Men Interior Design Infographic

MADMEN INTERIOR DESIGN ON THE SMALL SCREEN Mad Men's costumes and production design set the standard for small screen style. With the rise of TV commercials in the 1960s, companies like Knoll, Herman Miller, and Steelcase became the go-to for East Coast Danish Mid-Century Modern interior design. Let's take a look at how Mad Men's sets were decorated to not only reflect the era, but also each character's unique personality and story. DON DRAPER'S STYLE Upscale Interiors APARTMENT COLORS Natural, Gray, Velvet, Dark & Warm Contrastive, warm colors with added texture are key to create an environment that feels like (Dark Green, Mauve) home, but maintains a sense of luxury. The decor balances the complimentary personalities of Megan and Don Draper while showcasing the differences between the characters. CHAIRS SOFAS Rolled-arms, tufted back, Wooden frame, spring down solid-colored pillows, high-density cushioning, club chair, plush fabric seat cushions, wooden base in leather or velvet SIMILAR SOFAS SIMILAR CHAIRS Heath Chair Leather George Grand Sofa Lloyd Leather Sofa in Valencia Ink Helsinki Chair ROGER STERLING'S STYLE Classic Mod OFFICE COLORS White, Black Spacious, two- toned in black and white, with walls covered in Pop art, Roger Sterling's office is the most modern at Sterling, Cooper, & Price. The space is functional with an eye towards collaboration, simplicity, and authority. Roger is an executive with class. LAMPS & LIGHTING FIXTURES Metal finishes, glass, transparent, without embellishment or decoration TABLES & DESKS Oval shaped, glass/marble top, STOOLS metal frames Oval, swivel, simple SIMILAR TABLES & DESKS SIMILAR STOOLS SIMILAR LAMP Cora Floor Lamp White Echo Marble Matteo Beverly Large Desk Fly Barstool Dining Table Leather Barstool PEGGY OLSEN'S STYLE Realistic, Geometric, Impressionist COPYWRITING OFFICE COLORS (Pastels/Brights) Blues, Greens, A creative woman who fought against the odds to make her voice (and copy) heard, Orange, Cream, Purple Peggy's office reflects her creativity. These wall art pieces stimulate, motivate, and open the mind to find the next great idea. CANVAS ART Simple brush strokes without a design, geometric patterns SIMILAR ARTWORK Looking At The Horizon Graffiti STYLE BERT COOPER'S Japanese, Oriental/ Eastern Influenced OFFICE COLORS Beige, Tan, Light Wood, One of the founders of Sterling, Cooper & Price, Bert Cooper's collection of Japanese art Bamboo-textured and refusal to wear shoes indoors speaks to his classic values of respect for the environment (home or office) and respect in social interactions. TABLE & DESK Wooden, simple in design, functional ACCESSORIES SIMILAR TABLES & DESKS SIMILAR ACCESSORIES Shinto Compact Office Armoire Miya Company Wave Sake Set Bamboo Leaf Kosui Tray Table Bowl Set JOAN HARRIS' STYLE Elegant & Feminine APARTMENT COLORS Coral, Turquoise, White, Wooden A company shareowner, mother, and wife, Joan balanced her life with grace. Sophisticated, with a feminine touch, Joan's apartment is brightly colored and her decorative taste comes through with all the essential furnishing. BAR CART As a woman and a host, it is important to have a bar cart to entertain guests with snacks and drinks. SOFA Square arms, single-toned, square cushions, button tufted. and hardwood frame mulolooboloboboy SIMILAR BAR CARTS SIMILAR SOFA Agatha Oval Trolley Coles Bar Cart Lila Sofa Sources HIGH FASHION 3-welcome-to-1969-mad-mens-award-winning-set-design/ HOME

Mad Men Interior Design Infographic

shared by DannaZZ on Feb 27
In addition to the plot and characterization, the set and costume design of a television show can often play a huge role in the development of a story. The interior design showcased in Mad Men not onl...


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