There's nothing that makes you feel at home quite like traditional style decor. It's a style not about "wow factor" or statement pieces, but about comfort and livability. With roots in 19th century Europe, this French- and English-inspired style is elegant but simple. This style leans neutral, favoring woods to metals and simple designs to overly complex.
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Looking to add some traditional design elements to your space? These nine stores are ready to help you create your dream traditional home.
Frontgate makes furniture "you'll love to live in." Getting to the root of traditional design, their pieces are about making a space feel like home. Its exclusive designs are detailed and well-crafted, with pieces you won't find anywhere else. Whether you're looking for living room decor or the piece that will help bring your entryway aesthetic into the rest of your traditional home, you'll find what you need (or, at the least, something traditionally inspiring) at Frontgate.
2. Pottery Barn
A home furnishing and decor mecca, Pottery Barn has pieces that satisfy a variety of home designers' needs. When it comes to traditional home decor and furniture, the retailer offers a plethora of pieces that speak to the traditional aesthetic. Pottery Barn has everything from dark wood dining tables — which pair best with elegant dining chairs — to console tables with a rustic twist.
Wayfair has just about everything you might need for your traditional home, from furniture to decor to wallpaper. You can grab larger furniture pieces — whether you're decorating your dining room, living room, or bedroom — and small accents, like end tables and sconces, to complement your traditional interiors.
Our pick: Hillsby Area Rug, $49.99-$1,380
This Los Angeles-based home design company travels the world to find and source the best pieces for their store. While Lulu and Georgia sells a variety of styles, its neutral color palettes, dark woods, and general warmth speak to that classic traditional interior design style. Here, you can find more modern takes and twists on those favorite traditional furniture and decor. This chandelier — one of our favorite pieces from the brand — nods to the French inspiration we find in traditional decor.
For traditionalists who seek a pop of color and like to play around with coastal grandmother decor, there's Serena & Lily. The company's designs "blend classic influences with modern lines; eclectic inspiration with great American style," offering a more personalized take on a traditional look. Its furniture is sunny and practical, making any home a touch warmer.
Our pick: Serena & Lily Palma Cotton Throw, $268
Target has stepped up its decor and furniture game and solidified itself as a one-stop shop for all things home. We love its huge selection and affordability, and never worry we're sacrificing quality for the price. When looking for the perfect traditional piece for your home, filter the material to wood and explore everything from coffee tables to accent pieces.
Our pick: DaVinci MDB Bookcase, $299.99
7. Soho Home
Soho Home caters to "relaxed everyday living." It carries handcrafted furniture and breathtaking textiles, and its materials lean to more natural elements. We love that its color scheme tends to lean neutral, allowing other accents to bring color to the room and that their pieces don't sacrifice comfort for style.
Founded in 1934, Scully & Scully has always been about finding beautiful, quality classic furniture (the kind you'll have forever and pass down for generations). The brand carries "a wide variety of handcrafted English and American furniture in traditional woods such as mahogany and elm" as well as eye-catching dinnerware. The brand is on the pricier side, but the pieces are high quality, which its nearly 100 years in business speaks to. To spruce up your entryway, we recommend one of their detailed mirrors.
Our pick: Scully & Scully Lancer Mirror, $1,060
Founded in the Pacific Northwest in 2011, Rove Concepts has continued its mission of connecting design with those who seek it. The brand shows how traditional style can be modernized, adding a touch of luxury and uniqueness to more classic pieces. Speaking of traditional design, you can find bed frames that match nightstands that match dressers with their Asher collection. Though, we might opt for the Charlotte Storage Bed given the functionality and tufted headboard.