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Eclectic Decor Tips For Your Home

Eclectic design differes from modern and traditional design based on the concept that it trascends time periods. It mixes old design with new design. Eclectic is a style that incorporates a variety of colors, textures, patterns and furniture styles. It can sometimes come off as funky or shabby chic or even country modern. The whole point of it is to mix traditional furniture, modern furniture and fun decor pieces to give it this eclectic feel.

Mixing Furniture

When mixing furniture for an eclectic style, there really is no rhyme or reason. You want to bring together old furniture with new furniture in a seamless design. Choose colors and designs that go together well. Also, don’t shy away from a furniture piece that can make a bold statement. This bed above gives a rich feel to the room, however, the the bench and chair bring in warmth and make the room inviting.

Mixing Colors And Patterns

This style of decor is so much fun. Literally the sky is the limit when it comes to colors, patterns and even textures. Mixing and matching to make a unique room is an interior decorator’s dream. Follow a pallete scheme when decorating your home in an eclectic style. Earth tones are great, however don’t stray away from bright bold colors like yellows, oranges and even reds. And definitely think about an accent wall, like the blue one shown above. Try using different texture rugs, curtains and couches for a more dramatic effect, as well.

Do you need some tips on mixing patterns? Check out this YouTube Video.

Eclectic Finishes

Once you have determined your color scheme and furniture it’s now time to add a few accents to spruce up the entire area. Use fun throw pillows, unique artwork and interesting lighting pieces to tie the room together. Eclectic decor allows you to put in your own personal touches without changing the entire design of the room. Hit up resale shops and garage sales to find those unique decorating touches that will make a bold statement in your room.

Whether you like new or old, this design pattern can go with just about anything. If you are looking for other decor styles check out this article on our website:

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