Design Styles, Defined!

Definitions & examples of common design terms

By Lisa Frederick

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Traditional Style

Although many people equate traditional with dowdy, this style has nothing to do with being stuck in the past. Instead, it represents an adherence to time-honored forms and motifs that feel familiar and comfortable. Because it's the look that so many of us grew up with or absorbed in the homes of friends and family, it sparks an instinctive sense of reassurance and order.

Read how to incorperate Traditional Style into your decor.
Biedermeier Bedroom
by Suzanne Tucker

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