Decorating Styles for Home Interiors
- African Style (5)
- Art Deco Style (1)
- Asian Decor (16)
- British India (4)
- Contemporary Style (9)
- Cottage Style (15)
- English Country (6)
- French Country (18)
- Guy Decor (2)
- Italian Style (12)
- Mediterranean (5)
- Mexican Decor (7)
- Moroccan Style (0)
- Period Style Guides (10)
- Retro Style (4)
- Romantic Decor (6)
- Room Themes (9)
- Rustic Decor (26)
- Southwest Style (14)
- Swedish Style (9)
- Traditional Style (2)
- Victorian Style (18)
Style Guides for Home Interiors
Whether you're decorating a single room or a whole house, a cottage or a castle, you'll find our guides to decorating styles helpful. The style guides will help you focus in on your likes and dislikes and learn elements that will help you achieve your dream room or make your home express your very unique taste.
What is Your Decorating Style?
You learn so many things through the years in school. But you seldom get education on styles of decorating. This short guide from About will steer you to quizzes and resources to help you determine your specific decorating style.
Change Your Style in the Middle of a Room
To avoid a boring look, consider adding one element of surprise in a room.
Decorating in a Contemporary Style
Current, modern, of today, right now. If that sounds like you, then you might like a contemporary style of decorating. Learn some more of the characteristics and elements of a contemporary style of decorating and how you might bring the look into each room of your home.
Decorating for Your Home for a Casual Look
Do you long for a room that is homey, warm, comfortable, and inviting? Who doesn't want to be comfortable in their own home? If you want to put together a casual style room, learn the basic elements that combine to create a truly casual room.
Decorate for a Formal Look
Do you dream of living in a Ritz-Carlton hotel or envy the Trumps? You might want to decorate your home in a formal style.
Decorating in the Moroccan Style
Creating Moroccan look your very own home is easy with rich and exotic lighting, colors, and furniture
This site offers homeowners to submit photos of their rooms. See how people live around the world. It's very interesting!
Decorating in the Tuscan Style
Start with beautiful hardwoods, add natural stone, a water element, and wrought iron, and finish off with intensely warm color, and you have the essentials of decorating in the Tuscan style. Read more here for ways to bring this style into your home.
Decorating in Black and White
The use of white and black in decorating can create a stunning and dramatic decor. Find out how to best take advantage of the combination of these two simple colors to maximize your decorating statement.
Belgian Style Decorating
Learn the elements and characteristics of Belgian style decorating.
Modern Victorian Decorating
Victorian decorating hasn't been popular for a while now. It's often considered too frou-frou and too overwhelmingly feminine and dark. However, there are a lot of elements of Victorian decorating that people still gravitate towards, so the look has been updated into something we call "modern Victorian".
Bohemian decorating is for those who want their homes full of life, culture, and interesting items for all the world to see. It flies in the face of modern sensibilities and embraces the carefree, the relaxed and the unusual.
Global Fusion Style
The items you own should tell the story of your life, and global fusion tells the story of a life well travelled.
Refined Industrial Style
The term 'industrial' can have some homeowners running for the hills, but this look isn't as cold as it sounds. Granted, it's best for minimalists, but the look can be very comfortable and livable.
Exotic Traditional Style
Even traditionalists need to rebel a little every now and then, and what better way to do it than with color?
New Vintage Style
Floral teacups, chipped furniture, faded fabrics – new vintage (or Granny chic) is one of the most popular looks around.
Earthy Modern Style
Think modern means cold? Think again! This look is all about bringing warmth and texture to clean modernism.
Edgy Classic Style
Edgy Classic is perfect for traditionalists who like to add a little of the unexpected.
Princess Preppy Style
If you want your home to look like Charlotte's from Sex and the City this is the look for you.
Flirty Feminine Style
This look is flirty and fun, but never too "girl-ish".
Weathered European Style
Pretty, romantic and full of old-world style, the weathered European look is all about infusing your home with a sense of history.
Home Decorating Styles
We all know the basic home decorating styles: French Country, Art Deco, Traditional and so on. But rarely do any of us decorate in just one style or another. Styles evolve, blend together, and become reflections of who we are as individuals. We take pieces from many different styles and create our own looks.
Hollywood Glam Style
If you like glitz, glamour and lots of sparkle this is the look for you.
Miami Chic Style
The best way to describe Miami Chic is crisp, cool and sleek. It's minimal and modern yet it's got style to spare.
What's Your Decorating Style?
The names of interior decorating styles get thrown around a lot. Whether it's French Country, Shabby Chic or Modern Victorian, it seems that style is very important. And it is – to a point.
How to Create a Clean and Classic Home
Clean and classic is a fairly broad term, but what it means is that whether your style is modern, traditional, romantic, or something else altogether, there are certain things you can do to keep it fresh and practical.
Decorating in Farmhouse Style
Farmhouse decorating is warm, cozy, relaxing, and full of charm and character. It eschews modern sensibilities and goes back to a simpler time. Here are some tips and ideas for decorating in farmhouse style.