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3) Japanese Style Sliding Doors Or Screens An authentic Japanese screen is called a Shoji, and it is an essential design element in Japanese homes. Japanese homes tend to be small so conserving every square inch of space is essential. Shoji’s slide back and forth, saving space that a swinging door would take up. They do not block the natural light and views of nature. Read more: http://freshome.com/2014/07/29/10-ways-to-add-japanese-style-to-your-interior-design/#ixzz390SZgJWi
My favorite way in which this melting pot manifests itself is in our interiors. It isn’t unusual to see homes decorated with the flair of another part of the globe, or maybe even 3 or 4 other parts of the globe, all thrown in together. Many people find the term “eclectic” to be overused in decorating, but I just think it’s an easy way to describe the mix of cultures and styles that we all love.