The “modern” style that we are familiar with today is characterized by a cold-tone, monochromatic palette with a very minimalist touch. Contemporary interior is an elevated approach to this style, and all about embodying the sophistication found in simplicity:
“Contemporary style embraces minimalistic elements highlighting grays, beiges and shades of white. Sleek, thoughtful, hidden details emphasize an edited aesthetic. Contemporary style offers an 'everything in its place' interior featuring designs that are high on function and simplicity and low on collections and fuss.”
-Kerrie Kelly, the Chair of the ASID National Board
Below are a few tips and tricks for how to achieve a contemporary home aesthetic.