How to mix clean, modern style with the traditional furnishings, period antiques,
and collectibles you love.
Ease into contemporary home design with Modern Nostalgia. Despite predictions
that the new millennium would find us lounging on shiny metallic and disposable
furniture, most people still want room for familiar classics-whether graceful
Windsor dining chairs or a beautiful French country table. If you treasure tradition
but long for a fresh, new look, this book is for you. Here is a collection of rooms
that intrigue with a unique fusion of design ideas-harmoniously mixing heirloom
pieces and contemporary looks. This streamlined, modern style guide will help you:
Give crowded rooms breathing space, atmosphere, and dept
Balance rooms with a blend of old and new
Use ?pieces with a past? to create a softer, looser style
Hold on to the things you love, and give them and impact with fresh MODERN style.