Category Archives: Style

Space Age Furniture: Exploration Meets Innovation

Space Age Furniture- Styylish

The so-called “Space Age” is a period of the 20th century marked by a cultural interest in scientific innovation. Coming out of the Second World War, the Atomic age, marked by rising tension between the United States and the Soviet Union, established scientific supremacy as a cultural goal. The launch of Sputnik, human space travel, […]

Contrasting Biedermeier and Empire Style Furniture

Empire Style Furniture- Styylish

While researching furniture options for your home, you may encounter a lot of terms and characterizations. Especially when browsing a site like Styylish, the distinctions between 18th and 19th-century furniture styles can get blurry. In this blog, we want to explore the difference between two of our most popular styles: Empire Style Furniture, and Biedermeier. […]

A Life of Antique Furniture: Styylish and Silke Berlinghof

Antique Furniture- detail of an 18th century piece- Styylish

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, […]

Young Royal Taste: Exploring English Regency Furniture

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The Power of the Prince Regent In English Regency Furniture What is English Regency furniture? It’s a term you’ve doubtlessly encountered before, perhaps even while scrolling through our catalog. In this post, we will dive into the history and typical features of the English Regency style. Along the way, you’ll learn about ways you can […]

Finding the World’s Best Biedermeier Furniture Museum

Finding the World's Best Biedermeier Furniture Museum- Geymüllerschlössel- Styylish

For connoisseurs of 19th-century furniture, the Biedermeier period is one of the most exciting times for furniture design. And while there may not be one iconic Biedermeier Furniture Museum to delve into the unique history of the style, it is well represented in some of the most celebrated museums around the world. In this blog, […]

Barrel Chair History: The Origins of a Living Room Favorite

Barrel Chair History- Styylish

What could there possibly be to say about barrel chair history, you ask. Though perhaps a versatile and comfortable seating shape, it cannot possibly carry significant history. Prepare to be surprised! In our last blog, we walked you through all the different kinds of barrel chairs you can find in the Styylish catalog. From Empire-style […]

The Perfect Accent: Exploring the Barrel Chair and Its Versatility

Barrel chair- Styylish

When it comes to accent chairs, Styylish is your one-stop destination. From original antique finds to cutting-edge modern designs, our catalog is full of the just-right addition to that empty corner of your living room. There may be no better style of accent chair than a barrel chair. Also known as a tub chair, this […]

The Remarkable Natural Art of Dutch Marquetry Furniture

Dutch Marquetry Furniture- Styylish

Dutch Marquetry furniture embodies the very best of antique European design objects. With some of the most intricate and awe-inspiring wood designs in 18th and 19th-century furniture making, Dutch artisans set the standard for Northern European design. Now you can bring their artful crafts into your modern home. In today’s blog, we will explore the most […]

Classy Comfort: Designing a Modern Rustic Living Room

Rustic Living room- Design Ideas- Styylish

The living room is the heart of the home. As a place of gathering, a place of relaxation, and a showcase for your design taste, it’s doubtless one of the most important rooms to pour time and energy into. It can be an especially good place to try a theme: Art Deco flair, Modern simplicity, […]

European Design Furniture: Milla & Milli Company in Focus

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When it comes to European Design Furniture, Styylish features some of the most exciting pieces in the market today. That’s because we source our partners personally and with an eye for quality. In today’s blog, we want to introduce you to the remarkable work of Milla & Milli. Guided by ecological consciousness and a respect […]