Everything you need to about modular wardrobe design: The Complete Guide.


Doesn’t the thought of a modular wardrobe excite you? Wardrobes are that part of our bedroom, without which our homes are a mess and incomplete. Yes, wardrobes deserve the credits to make our lives organized and easy. 

Moreover, isn’t it interesting to design your furniture that caters to your needs and wants the best? 

Doesn’t the thought of a modular wardrobe excite you? Wardrobes are that part of our bedroom, without which our homes are a mess and incomplete. Yes, wardrobes deserve the credits to make our lives organized and easy. 

Earlier modular wardrobes were only about storage, but welcome to the 21st century where everything is about styling and designing. Laminates are one such rescue to make your wardrobe crafting easy and exciting.

What is laminate?

Laminates are sheets that are used to overspread on your wardrobe to form your module to give it a distinguished look. The thickness of the sheet is anywhere between 0.8 millimeters to 1.5 millimeters. They come in a size of 4 x 8 feet.

Why laminate sheets?

Laminates come in various colours, designs, textures, patterns giving your wardrobe a whole new look.

For example, if you are looking for wooden appeal for your modular wardrobe, you can use veneer sheets to do the magic. 

Did you know?

You can give your wardrobe a classic marble look by using such designed laminates.

Modular wardrobe designs and laminates

Firstly, Laminates give an elegant and contemporary look as per your desired requirements, other such reasons to opt for laminates are:

  • Eco-friendly
  • Long durability
  • Modern look
  • Easy to clean 
  • Scratch resistance and waterproof
  • Painting and polishing not required
Wardrobe designs for your bedroom

What makes a bedroom look aesthetically pleasing? It’s not just the walls and beds but also your wardrobe. You can design your almirah in contrast with your bedroom colour or you can match them with your bedroom theme.

Modular Wardrobe design ideas you must know in 2021:

  1. Unicolour Wardrobe 

If you are planning to give your room a pure and contemporary look, adding a wooden sheet (also known as veneer) or a single colour sheet to your wardrobe can give your bedroom a flawless look.

Uni colours wardrobes are the best option when you want to give your bedroom a simple but classic look.

How to enhance your unicolour wardrobe? 

We recommend adding handles of contrast colour or silver handles are always a go-to option.

2. Modular wardrobes and Duo colours 

Duo colours are one way to make your modular wardrobe stand out by using it in the right way. Thinking how? Using two colours of laminates for your wardrobe gives you the freedom of trying out the art the way you like it, you can keep it simple or geometric, more about it in some time.

Suggestion: White and wooden colour for wardrobes are a popular base colour to contrast with.

Important tip: When using more than one laminate, make sure they are of the same thickness.

  1. Wardrobe Ideas and Multiple Colours 

Are you looking to give your wardrobe a vibrant and unique look? Then multi colours are for you, you can choose 3 to 4 colours. 

Do you know what’s the best thing about the laminate sheets?

You have some degree of freedom to design your modular wardrobe the way you like.

  1. Modular wardrobe and geometrical ideas

Once you know how you want your wardrobe to look like: simple, classic, trendy, vibrant, unique, next is to plan the design that looks the best for your wardrobe.

Remember, your bedroom adds character to your home, hence we design to make your bedroom as unique as possible, designing your wardrobe that makes you feel special and distinctive.

If you are looking to give your bedroom a trendy ambience that you want to be remembered for, integrating different shape designs for your modular wardrobe can give a unique look. 

Modular Wardrobe and Stylish finishes 
  1. Matt finish wardrobe

Matt finishing gives an elegant and aesthetic look. It gives a softer, velvety texture that is pleasant to touch.

Matt finishing wardrobes gives a stylish and superior look and hence admired by the young generation. These wardrobes are scratch resistance and easy to clean and maintain.

  1. Glossy finish sliding wardrobes

As the name suggests they are glossy in nature i.e they have a shiny texture with a glass-like touch but unbreakable. They are reflective.

If you are looking to give your room a rich and classic look, we recommend a glossy finished veneer wardrobe like the image below.

Maintenance with gloss finishing can be a little tough as they tend to reflect smudges and fingerprints easily.

Friendly tip: if you are want to make your bedroom look brighter, gloss finishing wardrobes can help you better.

  1. Textured modular wardrobe

For easy understanding, you can call them decorative laminate wardrobes. The are laminates that have designs imprinted on them. 

Textured modular wardrobes are gaining popularity in India as they come with many textures, different shades of colours and patterns in both heavy & subtle look.

Different types of Modular Wardrobe designs

3.1 Wardrobe with hinged doors

3.2 Sliding doors wardrobe

3.3 Wardrobe with mirror

3.4 Glass wardrobe 

3.5 Walk-in wardrobe

3.1 Modular Wardrobe with hinged doors

These are cupboards with doors that swing open outwards. Hinged wardrobes are widely popular. The best thing about hinged wardrobes is that when you open the doors out, you get a full view of your closest making it easy for you to find your belongings. These wardrobes can be easily personalized. 

However, hinged wardrobes are recommendable only if you have adequate space in your bedroom and if there is enough distance between your wardrobe and bed.

Handles for hinged wardrobe: you can add handles of contrast colour or silver is widely popular.

3.2 Sliding wardrobe

Sliding wardrobe is the new choice of the modern generation. If you have a minimalist space, we highly recommend you sliding door wardrobes.

What are sliding door wardrobes?

Unlike hinged doors, these wardrobes have doors that slide horizontally utilising less space. Metal tracks are fixed at the top and bottom of the wardrobe, ball bearings are installed to make the sliding possible.

Bonus tip: Depending on your bedroom space you can design your sliding wardrobe with 2 or 4 doors.

Handles for Sliding door wardrobe: Concealed handles are used for sliding door wardrobes to avoid the interference of the handles while sliding the doors.

3.3 Modular Wardrobe with mirror

Want to make the most of the space that you have? Add a mirror to your wardrobe and you have the best of two worlds. We would suggest this when clients have limited space. 

Which wardrobe style should you opt to add the mirrors?

The answer is both: hinged as well as sliding doors are suitable for a mirror. 

Sliding door wardrobes are a favourite of the younger generation as it gives a completely different look to the bedroom making it look large and reflects light and hence makes your room brighter.

Mirror wardrobes are another good option when you have limited bedroom space.

3.4 Modular Glass wardrobe 

Are you looking to get out of the box and make your bedroom stand out? We highly suggest glass wardrobes. 

These wardrobes give an aesthetically pleasing ambience, with sliding doors installed they give you enough space to walk in the wardrobe and enough space to organize the shelves inside.

Also, you have choices of glass, frosted & tinted being the most popular.

3.5 Walk-in-wardrobe for master bedrooms   

Want to take your bedroom to the next level? Add a Walk-in-wardrobe to make it happen.

What is a Walk-in-wardrobe?

It is a wardrobe that has its own room to hoard all your things and belongings. It gives you the luxury of having a separate compartment from your shirts, jeans to footwear and accessories.  

Today Indians are modernizing their homes like never before, this has enabled them to customize their home interiors and furniture that suit their lifestyles.

Interiors differ from a lavish bungalow to a medium-sized apartment and so do the wardrobes and hence it is important to know what aspects are to be considered while designing your home.

And that is where we can help you design & make your work easy. 

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