Mix & Match: When is it Acceptable?
Quick answer: Always – if it’s done right. Mixing finishes, wall colors, knobs, design styles, etc. has always been acceptable in design. There’s even an entire design style dedicated to mixing other styles: Eclectic. While this style isn’t for everyone, it is perfectly suited for people who have accumulated sentimental items from many different places. And if incorporating the eclectic style into your entire home sounds daunting, don’t worry. The bookshelf or mantel is the p