It’s a good idea to try something new on occasion. If you’re tired of the traditional look of your home, and you’re looking for something more elegant and refined, as well as modern and impressive, then choosing a contemporary decoration style might be the best option in your case.
Contemporary styles don’t always work too well when applied to traditional homes and for good reason. In order for you to “modernize” your home in that case, you might have to go all out and do an entire makeover, repainting your walls and even organizing a renovation project that could cost you more than you’d intended.
A viable alternative would be to try a mix of contemporary and classical styles that can somewhat bridge the gap with some metal and wood furniture items like a wonderfully designed modern dining table combined with traditional home décor and a furniture layout that would remind visitors of the avant-garde or art deco movements.
Finally, an important thing to consider when switching to modern furniture and decoration items is that rough edges and high contrasts may become the norm in places where you never thought you’d have them. Using that to your advantage can often pay off, as you will gain a greater freedom when it comes to using edgy palettes and texture choices when choosing anything from your furniture’s upholstery to the bathroom mat and shower curtain.