There’s an old trend from the 70s that’s been coming
back in full force. In fact, it dates back even further than that to the 1600s.
This trend is the simple but elegant style of caned rattan furniture.
According to The
Vintage News, the Western world’s first
exposure to rattan furniture was through furniture
imports from Southeast Asia, where the rattan plant is a native natural
resource. Since the 1940s, rattan furniture has been used as a set decoration
for classy photoshoots by world-famous stars and celebrities. Rattan furniture
was associated with a wealthy, bohemian lifestyle, adding an air of regality to
In the 70s, rattan furniture was at the height of
its popularity, due to the prominence
of bohemian fashion in that decade’s countercultural movement.
Bohemian fashion became synonymous with a new sense of freedom and breaking
free from established expectations. As a result, rattan furniture was in vogue.
Today, people enjoy using rattan furniture for their
interiors because of its ability to evoke a timeless vintage style.
Furthermore, because it is made from natural materials found in tropical areas,
rattan furniture fits well in any island-themed interior design. Whether you
want your house to feel bohemian or like a tropical getaway, rattan furniture’s
stylish design will add warmth to any room of your house.Wicker
Paradise has an exquisite collection of bamboo
rattan furniture that will add some flavor to your bedroom,
living room, or dining area. Bring home your piece of vintage paradise today.