Wednesday, January 26, 2011
MY TWO PERSONALITIES
When it came time to pick seating for our center island, I was thinking modern. I love the sleek design and efficiency of modern bar stools. Just check out the sexiness of this beauty:
And what about this great design:
I love retro stools, too, like this one:
Actually, I love all modern furniture. Modern furniture is minimalistic, while traditional furniture can be very high maintenance. So the practical side of me wants to go modern. I would not have as much to clean and care for. This makes so much sense. But the emotional side of me loves the history of traditional furniture -- the stories behind each antique and cherished older piece. First I lean one way, and then the other, and I feel so torn.
This time, again, traditional won out. But there's always a next time.....