Celtic Tiger Crimes against Interiors #5 Chrome and leather furniture

By Amber Clery in Poll on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 - 15:00

I don't know what it was about chrome, leather and shiny moulded plastic furniture, but we couldn't get enough of it during the boom. It was everywhere. And now they belong on the Celtic Tiger Crimes against Interiors offenders list. This modern sleek style was favoured over the more traditional styles. The shinier and colder-looking the better and they were often paired with glass and chrome dining tables or breakfast bars. These are a few of the main offenders according to us so we want to know if similar-looking chrome and leather pieces featured in your home during this time or if they still take pride of place in your kitchen. Take our poll below: