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Shaping Spaces: The Most Iconic 20th Century Furniture Styles

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Shaping Spaces: An Exploration Into the Most Iconic 20th Century Furniture Styles The 20th century was a crucible of artistic exploration, technological advancement, and the shifting of societal values. This transformative period witnessed the emergence and evolution of several iconic furniture styles, each leaving an undeniable mark on design history. While we aren’t diving into […]

The Elegance Rediscovered: A Dive into the History of Baroque Tables

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The Elegance Rediscovered: A Dive into the History of Baroque Tables and Why They Belong in Your Home The world of interior design is a canvas where history and aesthetics merge to create unique, captivating spaces. Among the myriad furniture styles that are featured in homes over the centuries, the Baroque period stands out as […]

French Furniture Styles: Through the Centuries

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Welcome back to our exploration of French furniture styles! In the previous blog post, we delved into the rich history of French decorative arts. We looked at many eras of furniture, from the Middle Ages through Louis XV furniture and Louis XIV style, to the end of the 18th century. We marveled at the intricate […]

Early French Furniture Styles: History and Culture

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Embarking on a journey through French furniture styles takes us on a captivating exploration of history, culture, and artistic expression. In this first part of our dual-series, we focus on styles from the Middle Ages to the end of the 18th century. French furniture design evolved in response to the societal, political, and cultural shifts […]

Dining Chair Design: Elevate Your Dining Experience

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The dining room is a space where friends and family gather to share meals, laughter, and stories. It’s a place where memories are made and connections are strengthened. When it comes to creating the perfect dining room, one key element stands out: the dining chairs. Not only do they provide essential seating, but they also […]

Creative Modern Chandeliers That Will Light Up Your Life

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A modern chandelier is a must for any home. It can be luxurious and large, minimalistic and unassuming, or anything in between. Chandeliers define the tone of the area they inhabit. It is essential that the lighting supports and highlights your beautiful space. You should consider design, shape, color and material when choosing a chandelier. […]

Louis XVI Chairs: A Regal Place to Sit in Any Home

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There is nothing quite like cozying in a favorite chair at the end of a long day. Or at the start of a weekend, with a book and a good view. Louis XVI chairs have an elegant neoclassical aesthetic, returning to Greek and Roman designs. It is intended and constructed for Queen Marie Antoinette for […]

Groundbreaking Century: 19th Century Furniture Styles 

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The 1800s were a period of major transformation in Europe, that saw upheavals in political systems, social organization, and the development of distinct 19th-century furniture styles and artwork. There were radical changes across rural and urban landscapes, in the lifestyles of the wealthiest elites and the most impoverished communities. Europe experienced major wars and ongoing […]

French Country Antiques: From Louis XIII to Now

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There is an enduring appeal to French country antiques. Also called “provincial style,” the simple, rustic elegance of the period remains popular in homes throughout the world today. It is easy to appreciate the style’s casual elegance; an effect created by rustic qualities joined with sophisticated details. Read on to learn about the origins of […]

Timeless Designs: Art Deco vs Mid-Century Modern

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It is incredibly valuable to be able to distinguish styles from one another while admiring furniture, artwork, or architecture. Whether this affects your purchases or just personal taste, there is something you can learn about yourself just by browsing! That’s why we’re focusing on Art Deco vs Mid-Century Modern. Two fundamental 20th-century styles, that are essential […]