How To Add Modern Antiquity Style To Your Home

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The ultimate contrast of old and new. Modern Antiquity is one of the freshest trends in interior design.

The perfect style to give your home some unique personality; it adds layers of depth and interest to contemporary interiors.

The key to this look is simplicity. Choose one or two elements to introduce into a room. And create a balance between the ancient and modern. The effect doesn’t have to be too perfect. On the contrary – just like the rustic look – some wear is part of the appeal.

Here are some ways you can integrate a taste of the style, adventure, and mystery of ancient meets modern into your home.


18 Thought-Provoking Quotes From Antiquity – That Could Have Been Written Today

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It’s incredible to think that the following quotes were written by philosophers from ancient Greece and Rome over two thousand years ago. A time when there were schools dedicated to philosophical thought. And great thinkers would spend long periods of time pondering the meaning of life.

The amazing thing is not only have these quotes endured for over two millennia. But also, how relevant and contemporary they all still are …

1) “A house that has a library in it has a soul.”
– Plato

2) “To find yourself, think for yourself.”
– Socrates


New Trend Alert: Ancient Meets Modern

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There’s an exciting trend emerging. Except  that it’s not completely new. In fact, its origins are ancient.

Yes, we’re going right back in time. Beyond retro, vintage or antique. This is ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome – but with a modern twist.

It goes back to basics, with a return to natural materials and greater simplicity, mixed with contemporary elements.

And it’s capturing our imagination in every creative sphere.