The American Heritage look is casual, warm, and comforting, reaching back in history to American roots for inspiration. The colors found are deep, rich earth tones are accented with red and blue. Distressed woods and lustrous hammered metals provide texture.
Clean simplicity, minimal styling, and integration with nature are the hallmarks of classic Mid-Century Modern design. Experiencing a revival with the televison show Mad Men, this look has a timeless feel despite originating more than sixty years ago. Look for natural, mid-toned woods (like teak); repeating geometric motifs; and organic forms that emulate elements found in nature.
The Natural Home is a place where natural materials and motifs are the key elements of a decorating style that is a joy to live with and a joy to behold. Influential art director and stylist Hans Blomquist starts off by exploring the essence of his style.