How To Mix Different Design Styles In Your Home

Sometimes the less things seem to go together, the more they end up complementing each other.

Mi Design Styles
Jessica Schuster Design

Possessing a knack for envisioning eclectic spaces, interior designer may as well be the queen of mi different home styles. Whether it be placing an oversized bulb chandelier that's inherently modern over an antique, wooden table in your kitchen, to hanging a Warhol-esque piece of pop art above a patterned couch that gives off a bohemian vibe, Schuster shows that sometimes the less things seem to go together, the more they end up complementing each other. Here, she gave us some of her top tips for mi it up in various spaces, to help you think outside the box and take design risks within your own home.

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1 Tapping Into Texture
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Jessica Schuster Design

"Hang textured wall art on white walls to add dimension and interest, like the Gerald Bland gallery painting hung over the bed here."

2 Get the Look
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Courtesy Gerald Bland Gallery

Gerard Bland 'The Mercy of Words' painting, price upon request, .

3 Table Manners
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Jessica Schuster Design

"Mix horn and bone accessories from Blaxsand with affordable tableware like these raffia place settings from Serena & Lily to play up the high-low mix."

4 Get the Look
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Serena & Lily placemats, $38 for set of 4, .


Blaxsand dining table, price upon request, .



5 New Classics
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Jessica Schuster Design

"In modern spaces, play off the clean architectural lines by mi in antique pieces throughout that feel worn and lived in."

6 Get the Look
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Courtesy 1stdibs

1stdibs sconces, $1,650 for set of 2, .

7 Motifs Matter
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Jessica Schuster Design

"Classic motifs such as the golden key on this Wisteria console table help to add warmth and character to spaces that are heavy with modern décor."

8 Get the Look
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Courtesy Wisteria

Wisteria 'Golden Key' console, $999, .

9 Wall Flower
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Jessica Schuster Design

"Get creative by framing your favorite wallpaper to hang over your sofa instead of investing in the more permanent option of covering your whole wall."

10 Get the Look
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Phillip Jeffries wallpaper, price upon request, .

11 Light & Colors
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Jessica Schuster Design

"Pops of color and light add interest to any room, so get creative with oversized colorful vases or mount some playful lights on the wall."

12 Get the Look
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Mr. Brown wall lamp, price upon request, .

L'Objet vase, $595, .

13 Wild Side
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Jessica Schuster Design

"Don’t be afraid of mi textures and prints, as well as affordable and high-end items. Custom Fortuny pillows are a great high-end splash for any room and accentuate the leopard print sofa."

14 Get the Look
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Courtesy 1stdibs

Fortuny pillows, $4,800 for set of 2, .

15 Lucite Revisited
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Jessica Schuster Design

"To give a Lucite console table a modern twist, layer it over a wooden side table to tie together a room’s mix of surfaces and textures."

16 Get the Look
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RH Modern side table, $180, .


Interlude Home console desk, $2,025, .

17 Modern Meets Antique
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Fran Parente/Jessica Schuster Design

"To inject a midcentury modern touch that won’t break the bank, try accentuating a room with a chandelier."

18 Get the Look
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France & Son ceiling lamp, $395, .

19 Magic Carpet
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Jessica Schuster Design

"Use a natural, handmade rug to tie together vintage finds such as these armchairs with store-bought treasures. Serena & Lily has a selection of similar woven rugs that look and feel beautiful."

20 Get the Look
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Serena & Lily rug, $198—$1,298, .

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