The Michael Amini Design Collection Group uses details to acquire the great results of his designs. The Oppulente Collection is no exception. This collection captures the cultural influence of the Spanish, Moorish, and Italian traditions. You will notice these details in the use of birchwood solids at its core, with two options for finishes, and veneers with options in mahogany, cherry, and burl veneers. Through the use of a variety supporting detail materials such as marble, leather, antique brass, metals, and glass, the Oppulente Collection does not miss a beat. The Sweet Siena finish option gives a glow to the finish which has a nice interplay in changing lighting situations and natural conditions.
The hand-carving in the Oppulente Collection stands out on many of the pieces. The floral designs on the fabric match the leafy ornamentation of the hand-carved details. Enter the Old World with this cut-above Collection. Even the feather filled pillows and feather wrapped cushions add to the visual layers with their thick design work. The collection has an antique feel, using wooden trim frequently to arrive at an Old World feel.
AICO has an Office Systems Division which widens the scope of the Oppulente Collection to include a Credenza Hutch and Base, as well as a Desk and Glass Top. There are many other items in the Categories of Bedroom, Upholstery, Occasional Tables, Home Office, Entertainment, Accent Furniture, and Dining Room. Examples of the some of the category offerings are listed below:
Queen Poster Bed, comprised of headboard, footboard, rails and wood slats
California King Poster Bed, comprised of headboard, footboard, rails, and wood slats
Eastern King Poster Bed, comprised of headboard, footboard, rails and wood slats
Dresser and Dresser Mirror
Swivel Lingerie Chest
Chest, chest top, chest base
Armoire, armoire top, armoire base
Channel Back Sofa
Sweetheart Back Chair
Leather/Fabric Wing Chair
All Leather Foot Ottoman
Chair Side Table
Credenza Hutch and Base
Desk and Glass Top
Entertainment Top with Doors
Fireplace and Marble Top with or without
Electric Fireplace Insert with Heater and Swing Doors
Bar with Marble Top with or without
Wall Bar top and base
Rectangular Dining Table
and top and base
Round Dining Table and Shaped Glass, scrolling, leaf carvings, pineapple center finial
China and Buffet
Curio and top and base
As you can deduce, every square foot of your home can fall under the influence of the Oppulente Collection. With this Collection, look for the creative use of a variety of upholstery designs, rich with gold, burgundy, black, and vine-wrapping light floral patterns. Through the use of these, the wood trim is accentuated, and once again, Amini arrives at a harmonious whole. Sink into a leather-backed high chair with matching ottoman and pillow in black. The Collection has interesting hardware that is continued throughout in miniature opulence.
How does this compare to the other Amini Collections? Its details declare affluence. Its veneers, fabrics leap off the pieces to offer a final convincing effect. The Oppulente is a dark colored collection that will refine any environment.