It is great if you have a comfortable house that becomes a focal point or trendsetter in your areas. Surely, you will proud of yours. To create something different with others, you need to think about it carefully. You can try to search pictures of home design on the internet, or you can search some pictures of home designs in the magazines. Or you can adopt the atmosphere of several places from countries that you have ever visited before.
It does not matter if you and your spouse agree to use one theme in your home design. But if one of you has a different opinion, it will be a great problem and you need to solve it first. For instance, you like every style of modern lifestyle and you want to use modern as your home design theme. Your spouse stands with his or her opinion to use traditional theme for the home design. It can make you upset to choose one of them. So, it is better for you to mix between modern and traditional into your home design.
Then, what can you do? You can ask your spouse what materials that she or he wants to adopt the traditional effects for your home design. You can also adopt the modern lifestyle through materials or colors to strengthen the effects of modern home design.
You can find some products that can be used to show and blend your traditional and modern home design, for instance chairs made from rattan is good enough that be blended with the simple glass cabinets. To create and to blend, those both styles will be great if you do that together. You can ask your spouse accompany when you want to purchase some furniture in the market. You will love to mix them well.