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Shaker furniture is one of the most distinctive styles among all categories of furniture. So it enjoys great popularity as a trend-setter among modern furniture styles. Yet, within the broader Shaker style, there are various sub-styles. And these include Shaker Hill, Classic Shaker, Superior Shaker, Brooklyn Shaker, and the hybrid Classic/Mission style. So the Shaker style encompasses a broad spectrum of design accents. As a result, it begs the question: What are the Trademarks of Shaker Furniture? Here are a few:
Trademarks of Shaker Furniture
Simplicity. Shaker furniture is marked by a truly simple, functional design.
Gentle Curves. The flared back or curved legs of a dining chair or blanket chest add a touch of elegance to the simple Shaker style.
Knob Hardware. Typically painted black, knob hardware stands out as one of the distinguishing traits of Shaker furniture.
Spindles/Slats. These features are generally more delicate and less muscular (though no less sturdy) than the Mission style.
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