“I’m going to make everything around me beautiful – that will be my life”

– Elsie De Wolfe

One of my favorite books about interior design is “The House in Good Taste”, written in 1913 by Elsie de Wolfe. De Wolfe was an influential interior decorator in the 20th century. As I read this book, my attention was drawn to how quickly the design terms and verbiage have changed.

Don’t get left behind, make sure you are using the correct design terms for our 21st century:

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