Mixed Style - country meets industrial

Mixed style - country and industrial together in a beautiful home. We'll give you some to follow when mixing any styles in your home, from kitchen, to bathroom and bedroom.
Mixed style - country and industrial together in a beautiful home. We'll give you some to follow when mixing any styles in your home, from kitchen, to bathroom and bedroom.

This Victorian terrace home in London is touted as industrial style, but I would argue that it's clearly got a mixed style vibe going on. You can see wonderful elements of country and industrial working together to create a comfortable and unique space. A simple color palette helps unite the spaces, and by sticking simply to two styles and mixing from there, it never look jumbled or like it's trying too hard.

In the kitchen we see a lot of traditional elements such as the cabinets, mixing with more industrial features such as the hanging lights.

Mixed style - country and industrial together in a beautiful home. We'll give you some tips to follow when mixing any styles in your home, from kitchen, to bathroom and bedroom.

Mixed style - country and industrial together in a beautiful home. We'll give you some tips to follow when mixing any styles in your home, from kitchen, to bathroom and bedroom.

White subway tiles like this can adapt to a variety of styles. With a clean white grout, they are at home in a modern kitchen, but here they are paired with a darker grout, to support the more industrial feel. The use of old stoneware bottles and metal bowls brings in a lovely country element.

Mixed style - country and industrial together in a beautiful home. We'll give you some to follow when mixing any styles in your home, from kitchen, to bathroom and bedroom.
Mixed style - country and industrial together in a beautiful home. We'll give you some to follow when mixing any styles in your home, from kitchen, to bathroom and bedroom.

In the bathroom, the plain wood cabinet could feel entirely industrial, but pickling it in a light color adds balance to the country feel, as do the taps and medicine cabinet.

Mixed style - country and industrial together in a beautiful home. We'll give you some to follow when mixing any styles in your home, from kitchen, to bathroom and bedroom.
Mixed style - country and industrial together in a beautiful home. We'll give you some to follow when mixing any styles in your home, from kitchen, to bathroom and bedroom.

Natural linens and more stoneware contrast against the barrel table and modern lamp. Achieving a mixed look can feel daunting, but follow the lead from this wonderful home - keep your color palette simple and choose just two styles to mix and you'll be on the right track in no time. See the full home tour here.

If you're thinking about making a change in your home, contact us for a free decorating consultation. We do these virtually or in person, and there's o obligation. We even send you a written report with our ideas for your space! 

Tile Trends

Tiles aren't just for floors these days, though there's nothing wrong with that idea. The current trend for bold tiles, in color and pattern means there are plenty of options for you to choose from that look nothing like the neutral, quiet tiles that sit under rugs and go unnoticed. Using a bold tile or tile pattern offers a focal point or area of interest, while also giving you a durable and functional surface. Tiles are a great option for your kitchen backsplash, and you are limited only by your creativity.

Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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The classic black and white tiled bathroom floor always creates a wonderful backdrop on which many colors or styles can be played out.

Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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But tile is also a great way to direct the color scheme of your space, either through a main color...

Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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....or by adding highlights with splashes of color.

Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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Small spaces are a great place to play with bolder colors or patterns that you may be uncomfortable putting on a larger area. Think of powder rooms or bar kitchens...

Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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...or, entryways.

Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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But if you love color, you can always commit to it. A stunning floor like this is given all the attention by keeping the rest of the space white and muted.

Bold colors and patterns in your tiles offer an instant splash of style on the floor, wall, entry, backsplashes or even a tabletop!

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