We've put together some quizzes for you to take to test your knowlege of decorating terms. How do you measure up?
- Quiz I on Design Terms
Check out your knowledge of backsplashes and aprons.
- Quiz II on Design Terms
What's the difference between a baluster and a balustrade?
- Quiz III on Design Terms
Where would you find a plinth or an obelisk?
- Quiz I on Paint Terms
Would you use eggshell or gloss?
- Quiz II on Paint Terms
Test your knowledge of paint terminology with the terms here.
- Quiz III on Paint Terms
Should you use a tack rag for ragging on?
- Color Terms Quiz
What are primary and secondary colors? Check out your knowledge of color theory.
- Color Moods Quiz
Do you know how to get a soft, gentle look with color?
- Quiz I on Furniture
A demilune? Is that like a demitasse?
- Quiz II on Furniture
Where would you find an armoire? How about an etagere?
- Quiz III on Furniture
Have you written on a Secretary? Not with permanent ink, I hope!
- Quiz I on Window Coverings
Do you like swags or cornices?
- Quiz II on Window Coverings
Different styles of curtains and shades are covered here.
- Quiz III on Window Coverings
What in the world is a stagecoach valance?
- Types of Fabrics Quiz
Would it be appropriate to use a heavy damask for sheer curtains? What do you know about fabric?
- Fabric Weave Term Quiz
Do you know a matelasse from a dupioni?
- Quiz on Trimmings
Should you add braid or bullion?
- Molding Quiz
Find where to use decorative moldings.
- Quiz on Woods
Test your knowledge of ash and oak, walnut and mahogany.
How did you do?