Category Archives: How-To & Inspiration

A Winter Hideaway: Working with Rustic Cabin Decor

There’s nothing like rustic cabin decor to get you in the mood for a cozy winter. Whether you’re looking to furnish a log home or transform a winter garden or attic into a ski-lodge-inspired space, start with original antiques for guaranteed quality and flair. In today’s blog, we want to inspire you to combine antique […]

Creating A Modern Workspace with Antique Home Office Decor

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It’s no secret that home office decor has become more relevant in the last few years. With more people working from the comfort of home than ever before, it’s essential to find ways to carve out the ideal workspace for oneself. Designing a home office space using well-integrated design and high-quality treasures from the past […]

A Space to Dream: Bedroom Decor Ideas Across Design Periods

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Bedroom decor ideas have special significance. After all, what room is more private and personal than the bedroom? As a space of retreat and rest, it ought to be a haven. And what better way to make it feel like a safe place than by giving it the star treatment? Last week, we explored how […]

Antique and Modern: Designing a Radiant Dining Room

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The mission of Styylish has always been to combine the antique and modern in unique, individually pleasant ways. There’s nothing quite like the conversation between a historical artifact and a contemporary piece of artisanal design. In today’s blog, we want to begin an in-depth exploration of how to combine antique and modern pieces in each […]

Exploring the Modern Dynamics of Art Deco Interior Design

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The tenants of Art Deco Interior Design are easy to summarize. Favoring verticality, geometric shapes, and theatrical contrast, it’s inspired by industrial materials more than Art Nouveau. Art Deco represents a sea-change in the history of design. In today’s blog, we want to explore how the principles of Art Deco Interior Design can be explored […]

Baroque Design: Incorporating Opulence in the Modern Home

Baroque design is unmistakable. It’s a deeply decorative design period, filled with ornate details and structural whimsy. As a period intrinsically connected to certain royal households, particularly that of King Louis XIV and Louis XV in France, it’s a truly opulent style and moment in history. In our Blog on the History of the Baroque […]

More than a Surface: Re-Introducing the Biedermeier Desk

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A Biedermeier desk is the kind of antique that can transform your office or living room. For frequent readers of our blog, it should come as no surprise that we at Styylish are big fans of the Biedermeier period. In some ways, the Biedermeier name has become synonymous with functional simplicity and high-quality craftsmanship. We’ve […]

A Life of Antique Furniture: Styylish and Silke Berlinghof

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Although the Styylish catalogue features a wide variety of interior design objects, it all began with antique furniture. And there is good reason for that. Our founder Silke Berlinghof comes from a long line of antiques dealers and auctioneers in Germany. Her story is the story of Styylish. The philosophy at the heart of Styylish, […]

What is an Accent Chair? Exploring Our Favorite Designs

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While browsing our catalogue you might stumble upon a term you’ve never heard of: accent chair. What is an Accent Chair? How is it different from a regular chair? In today’s blog post, we want to introduce you to the glorious possibilities that accent chairs can bring to your interiors. This post is a follow-up […]

Romantic Simplicity: Our Biedermeier Furniture For Sale

Biedermeier Furniture for sale- styylish

In today’s blog, we want to introduce you to some of our Biedermeier furniture for sale. Our Biedermeier collection is a veritable treasure trove. And there is a reason why it’s one of our most popular styles (and a personal favorite of ours). Let us begin by recapping what we know about the style and […]