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The Most Popular Interior Design and Decorating Styles

We’re going to level with you, being a design enthusiast is hard stuff. Not only do you need keep up with the latest trends and have an encyclopedic knowledge of all the colors of the year, but you should also know the differences between all the biggest design styles.

Sounds easy, right? Well, not quite. Truth is, knowing every single nuance between two different styles is easier said than done. After all, who really knows the difference between Scandinavian and minimalism? Traditional and transitional? If we’re being totally honest, even we get confused every now and then. So, to help, we’re breaking down some of the biggest styles out there.

It’s worth mentioning that everyone’s definition might differ a little bit. After all, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. But we hope the explainers below will help you appreciate the nuances of interior design.

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75 Most Popular Mediterranean Exterior Design Ideas for 2020 – Stylish Mediterranean Exterior Remodeling Pictures

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75 Most Popular Modern Family Room Design Ideas for 2020 – Stylish Modern Family Room Remodeling Pictures

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75 Most Popular Two-storey Exterior Design Ideas for 2020 – Stylish Two-storey Exterior Remodeling Pictures

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75 Most Popular Country Exterior Design Ideas for 2020 – Stylish Country Exterior Remodeling Pictures

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The Most Popular 2020 Interior Design Trends (according to Pinterest)

Every year I love to find out what people are searching for when it comes to interior decorating. And this year’s 2020 home decor trends are no different. You just never know when you might run across some new ideas that will fit right in with your design aesthetic.

2020 home decor trends

It’s almost the start of a new year (and a new decade!) and that means a lot of people are setting New Year’s resolutions and planning for the future.

It also means it’s time for Pinterest to release it’s annual trends report. This is where they look at all of the searches being performed on their platform and publish a list of the top 100 trending topics.

Of those 100 ideas, I pick out the home decor trends and give them to you here.

So these trends are not based on my opinion, or the opinions of other bloggers or interior

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Architecture

This family home in Preston by Sibling Architecture has the fizzy sherbert palette of a lolly jar, but with all the trimmings of a modern fa…

Interiors

Finding a good-looking, reasonably-priced rug is hard. Here is a hefty list of some of our favourites – and they’re all under $2k!

Modernist Australia

The former home of a renowned Australian architect, recently updated by Zen Architects goes up for sale in Eltham.

Interiors

A tired 1980s Malvern home gets an awe inspiring, colour-rich makeover by Doherty Design Studio and Ari Alexander Design Group.

Studio Visit

The Melbourne-based artist takes us around her temporary studio in Cornwall, England, where she recently completed an artists residency.

Homes

Melbourne PR whiz Kate Dinon shares her stunning family retreat in Balnarring, with interiors by Chelsea Hing.

Shopping

A little bit Flintstones and a little bit Mario Bellini, the team behind Curated Spaces launch their

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13+ Most Popular Bonus Room Ideas, Designs & Styles

Bonus Room Over Garage Ideas – Resident that own vacant rooms in their home could turn it into something brand-new and also amazing. Bonus room ideas for readily available area may vary from play room to house movie theater room. Below are some examples of bonus room ideas you may wish to attempt in the house.

The Play Room – Bonus Room

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Do you have children as well as empty room in your residence? Why don’t you turn it into the youngsters’ play room? Parents could place interactive as well as informative games and play with their kids. Enhancing the play room with bright colors as well as set up colorful furnishings will offer the sense of lively environment.

In the corner of the room, having a comfortable sofa seems like a good idea. If children get tired of playing, they can rest a little bit in the couch.

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The Kitchen and Family Room Combo Popular with Active Adults

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Kitchens were once hidden the back of the house. Now, the kitchen has become the centerpiece of many new homes.

A century ago, kitchens were relegated to the back of the house. A kitchen far removed from the social areas of the home was a sign of affluence. Yet today, many Americans recognize the kitchen as the true heart of family gatherings and design the room accordingly.

A recent study by the Electrolux group found that kitchens are being used for much more than food preparation. Nearly nine in 10 Americans (86%) are involved in some sort of activity in their kitchen besides cooking or eating, and more than two-thirds of adults (67%) say they use their kitchen to socialize and entertain guests.

Kitchens are used to pay bills, work on hobbies or crafts, play games, read, watch TV, or simply sit and talk. The multipurpose kitchen—or as Electrolux calls

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42 Popular Home Gym Room Design Ideas For Your Family

Getting into shape doesn’t mean you have to go to a gym weekly and work out. You can actually get plenty of exercise at home,

by allocating a room or other part of your house as an exercise area, and either building or purchasing appropriate equipment for your exercise. Here are a few things you should keep in mind when designing your home gym.

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