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Flashcards in Furniture Styles Deck (19):
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Craftsmanship is the key in this handmade folk style. Originated as an anti-industrial reaction and also stood for social economic reaction.

Arts & Crafts

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This innocuous style is recognizable through the use of simplified shapes, mix of soft & smooth textures.

Classic and Contemporary

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Now a combination of old and new ideas. Ideas are influenced by nature, futuristic style, and cutting edge aspects.

Contemporary

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Distressed wood is frequently used in this style as well as antiques that have an old barn or farmhouse vibe. Its palette is a mixture of colors and prints.

Country

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This style is essentially a combination of all others. Myriad of styles is heavily encouraged, typically incorporating vintage and bright colors.

Eclectic

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This style originated in the 1900s with the Bauhaus movement. An architectural and visual idea where form and function came together.

Modern

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Comprised partly or wholly of locally found materials such as barks, roots, branches, burls and other natural forms.

Rustic

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This style relies on flea market finds that are usually refinished. A soft, relaxed, feminine, and romantic way of decorating that looks comfortable and inviting.

Shabby Chic

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This style is regal and often furnished from a variety of different time periods.

Traditional

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The offspring of traditional and contemporary furniture. Embraces a livable and soft appeal, while radiating a classic flair.

Transitional

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This furniture style comprises of characteristics such as
- Wood w/ prominent grain
- Blocky Shapes
- Rectilinear Shapes
- Exposed Joints

Arts and Crafts

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This style has the characteristics such as round furniture lines, soft curved lines, and inviting soft texture.

Classic and Contemporary

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Style that has the characteristics such as
- Sleek Appeal
- Monochromatic
- Solid Colors
- Empty Walls

Contemporary

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Distressed wood, antiques, soft colors, small prints and plaids are the characteristics of this style

Country

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The use of vintage pieces, bright colors, and pieces from different styles are some of the characteristics of this style

Eclectic

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This style had introduced the manufacturing of new materials such as chrome, black leather, glass and ultrasuede.

Modern

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This style accents the sculptural beauty, contrasting textures and whimsical shapes of materials found in nature.

Rustic

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The shabby chic style is also called as __________

Cottage Style

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This style consists of dark woods, tapered legs, intricate details and lustrous accent materials.

Traditional