The furniture needs to have rather complex lines and curves. The sofas or armchairs can be modern and simple but then more accessorizing is needed, therefore more traditional furniture will look better. The dressers, tables, bookcases and other furniture should have lacquered, mirror-like surfaces. The shape can be geometrical or abstract, depending on the direction you would like to go with your interior. Materials used can be glass or dark wood (glamour interiors are generally dark).
Do you know the difference between a duvet, davenport and armoire? Does your wall decor and table centerpiece have to match the linens? Do you know the difference between primary colors and secondary colors? If you answered ’yes’ to any two of the previous three questions: congratulations, the Bravo network would like to offer you your own television series! But, if words like camel-back, drop-leaf and love-seat bring to mind the pictorial from that certain magazine you’ve got stashed away in the garage, read on.
Different available styles of decorating – There is the traditional style that brings on all the old styles of decorating to make you feel like you are living in the past. Then there is the very casual style that makes your home very welcoming and cozy. Many people prefer this style for their homes. The style that you choose depends on the kind of ambiance that you are looking for in your home. There is also the formal and the informal look of styles for decorating your rooms. People take in the interior design style according to their preference and also according to the ways in which the room is used.
Napoleon – In 1804 Napoleon Bonaparte declared himself Emperor of France and his military and political leadership could be seen in everything French for the next 10 years – including France’s architecture and interior styling. The classical Roman and Greek designs remained the core of this era’s style but were advanced, so to speak, with military devices.
Each style uses its own kind of upholstery and colors for the furniture against other accessories of the home. In the traditional homes the details of the room are soft and simple whereas that of the casual homes are such that they easily blend into any other styles of home decor. Since most of the people these days like the more relaxed look they prefer to incorporate the casual look to their homes. The other advantage of adopting casual decorating styles style is that you can blend it in with any of the existing styles.