Easy to appreciate and
Visual weights are equal
Elements differ on each
side of the axis
All parts are
repeated around a
SCALE AND PROPORTION
Both are closely related.
Relate to size and shape of things.
Proportion refers to the relationship of one part
to another or to the whole.
Scale deals with the absolute size, character and
visual weight of an object or space compared to
other objects in the same space.
Furniture should be scaled to fit the room. Always
consider human scale when planning an interior.
This bed has an odd proportion when compared to
The design principle of rhythm is based on the repetition of elements in
space and time.
• Emphasis in interior
design is used to create
focal point in design.
• Putting two elements in opposition to one
• Unity is achieved
when all the
is a design work
together to create a