Start Here to Take the Decorating Style Assessment.
Which photograph do like better?
(If you chose A, you may like darker,Decorating Style Assessment moodier interiors, or you at least like to add drama to contemporary spaces. You appreciate rich, deep colors.)
(If you chose B, you like bright, airy and open spaces. The more light and white, the better for you. You likely enjoy adding life and nature to the indoors with greenery and flowers.)
When you walk into a room, what do you notice first–how clean and organized the room feels or that there are a lot of cool things to look at?
(If you notice organization and cleanliness over the things in the room, you probably like a more minimalist space that is strategic vs having plenty to look at, but feeling overwhelmed by all the interesting things.)
(If you notice the small details and like the variety and more-is-more look, you probably like a Bohemian or Modern glam because the space, while deliberate is filled and interesting and or beautiful.)
Which do you prefer?
A. Formal sofa and perfectly styled gold-lined coffee table
B. A bright and bold sofa with a colorfully patterned pouf
C. A wicker chair, warm blanket and a wooden trunk that was passed down through the family
D. A chaise lounge, a still portrait in a gilt frame on the wall and a grand vase of silk flowers
(A. Glam B. Eclectic or Bohemian, C. New Country/Rustic D. Traditional)
Which of these styles listed in the image above do you relate to the most?Decorating Style Assessment If you don’t know what one of these looks like simply put the word and interiors into a Google search. For example, you can search “traditional interiors” into a Google search and check out the images to get a feel for what this style looks like.
You can like more than one style, and many times, the ones you like can be combined. Emily Henderson has an awesome Style Wheel that helps you to see which styles can be combined without one overtaking the other. Like finding complementary colors on a color wheel, you want to choose styles that are across from each other on her color wheel to find your style’s complimentary partner.
So, do you feel like you might have an idea of what style you prefer for your home? I hope you do and if you don’t, I hope you will take the time to figure it out. You will feel more happy if your surroundings reflect your style and your needs.
Also, remember that you can always change your mind. Your style will change as you grow, but don’t change what you love to fit just what is popular in the moment. You will love your home a lot longer if you are true to yourself, despite trends. Let your house be another way that you express your best and authentic self!
Check out 4 Ways to Find Your Style to keep honing in on your style!
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