- Month: October 2016 -

The Art of Blending Interior Styles

One of the best things about about interior design is the unlimited creativity. Forget about the usual matching palette and add a little bit of visual interest by incorporating different design styles. Although blending styles may be a bit hard to achieve it can yield interesting results. Modern Juxtapose with Traditional Details Image: Southern Living Designing a modern home with traditional details can add a lot of interest to a space. You can never go wrong with traditional elements. By placing an antique rug in a modern room it adds a new layer of character to the room. Having details like a traditional fireplace with the juxtaposition of modern art can show how the two styles are able to blend harmoniously. Farmhouse Contemporary Image: Decoist Farmhouse Contemporary is a very clean design. Contemporary design gives…

Defining your Interior Style

Defining your decorating style can be a bit hard. While most designers blend a few different styles, having a core style is key. The most important thing is to understand what you like. Once you’ve figured out the details and elements of you like, finding your style is super easy.  Here is a quick breakdown of the main interior styles. Hopefully it brings you closer to identifying your own interior design style! Industrial Image: Fresh Home Image: Vintage Industrial Industrial style is reminiscent of the past. It has a lot of character and history behind it. A few interior characteristics are exposed brick, rustic exposed finishes and structural elements such as wooden beams. The great thing about this style is how easy it blends with other styles. You can have fun by mixing a modern clean style with…