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Modern, Contemporary & Traditional – What’s The Difference?

Do you keep hearing the words ‘Modern’, ‘Contemporary’ and ‘Traditional’? Here’s our definition of what these terms mean to help you out a bit:


  • Modern – The term ‘modern’ usually refers to styles that are considered up to date with modern culture, as opposed to the more ‘traditional’ styles.
  • Contemporary – ‘Contemporary’ simply refers to whatever is being produced right now. The contemporary style is dynamic and is constantly changing.
  • Traditional – The term ‘traditional’ is used to define styles that are simply not considered ‘trendy’. Traditional styles usually stand the test of time and can be found in a lot of homes.