The time-old question – should furniture be mixed or matched? The majority of designers and trade magazines will suggest mixing furniture to add character to a room, yet furniture stores still sell room sets. My mom and sister both prefer buying furniture sets, whereas I tend to combine various pieces. So which is right for you? Here are a few pros, cons, and examples to help you decide.
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Pro: Mixing modern and traditional pieces can keep a room looking timeless, which can mean less major overhauls will be needed, saving money in the long run.
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Pro: Rooms become more interesting when pieces are unique and create places for your eye to gravitate towards.