Today (February 12th) is President Abraham Lincoln’s birthday and to celebrate, we're looking at 19th century design styles for home inspiration. The Victorian era gave us a lot of beautiful architecture and decor, from Victorian style homes to ornate gilded mirrors and classic wingback chairs. But how do you work that type of decor into your current home? We're glad you asked!
3. Mirror the Era
Golden or gilded ornate mirrors were very popular in the 19th century, and having a standing mirror like this one above your dresser or a vanity table can add a little touch of the Victorian era to your home almost effortlessly.
What's your favorite time period and how do you work those design elements into your home? Let us know in the comments!