Bar carts have certainly become a staple in modern home decor. It’s the perfectly curated way to display your totally posh, totally together, hostess with the mostest style. A nod to the Mad Men era, bar carts are a bit vintage, a little kitchey, but all around a really great touch of sophistication in any entertainers space.
Bar carts are multi purpose, have loads of thoughtful eclectic style, are compact enough to fit in most spaces and exude major style leaving a memorable impact. JAC love, love, loves a good bar cart. Scroll down to see why.
Go beachy boho and coastal chic with an unfinished wood, bamboo or rattan little number. Or think more shabby chic with white wash wood and then continue the theme throughout with styling. Accessorize with pretty decanters, vintage champagne flutes, pops of greenery, pineapple vases, bowls of citrus and top the vignette off with a great piece of art or a pretty mirror.
Go high end glam with lucite or polished metals. Bold colors and strong corners bring in some edginess. Crystal vases, tall candle sticks, brass ice buckets and martini shakers, bright lacquer trays, pretty bottles of Rose or Champagne, poppy flowers and unique art all bring in that feminine flare.
Modern masculine with a sophisticated edge more your aesthetic? Any modern man with pride in his pad has a proper bar. Toasting their happy hour buddies in quintessential mid century modern style with a solid oak bar cart or vintage brass and glass scenario is always an attractive look. Or go industrial mod with simple clean metal frames and classic roller wheels. Display your exotic scotches and vintage high balls in perfect fashion and don’t forget the power and chicness of a little bar lamp!
Not just for the booze, the bar cart can also be utilized like any console or shelving situation. A great alternative for pretty open storage at the end of a hallway or even on the outside patio. Great as a plant stand, coffee bar, pottery and dish ware display, bathroom toiletry storage or even as a library in the reading nook or office.