Contemporary furniture in your traditional home? Yes!

Contemporary table and chairs

Often people think the style of their home’s exterior needs to dictate the style of the furniture and the decorating. Here we’ll show 5 interior design ideas to mix in contemporary furniture or mid-century modern furniture in a traditional home. You can use modern or contemporary furniture in an older traditional style home, or you […]

My spouse doesn’t like contemporary, 4 tips for blending styles.

Do you love contemporary style furniture and decorating, but your spouse likes traditional? Or perhaps you both like contemporary, (or a clean transitional look) but you aren’t sure how it will look in your traditional home? It often comes down to communication. What is considered contemporary to one person might be called transitional or eclectic […]

Get decorating tips for using soothing neutral colors

I love a quote from a famous designer in House Beautiful’s January 2009 issue ” I limited my color palette. There are lots of beautiful colors out there – they just shouldn’t be used all at once.” Let’s face it, life is hectic! So it’s nice to come home to a favorite sitting room that’s soothing and peaceful! Splashes […]