Pop Quiz! What's Your Design TYPE?

It's back to school time! 

How would you describe your decorating style? Do you crave the classic? Excited by eclectic? Moved by modern?

This simple test will help you discover your true Style Type!

Now, sharpen your pencils and take the House Proud Style Quiz


Imagine you are designing your dream home.

Choose the letter that best describes your preferences.

1. My Preferred Window Coverings Are:
a. Linen Roman Blinds.
b. Panels in a classic print.
c. Clean roller shades.
d. Pooling Fabric Drapes.

2. Colour Palettes That Inspire Me: 
a. Iconic Neutrals- Khakis, taupes, navy, whites.
b. Classic Historic- Greyed greens, blues, burgundy.  
c. Urban Cool- Colour trends, metallics, stone.
d. Earth Inspired- Sky blue, terra cotta, chalk. 

3. My One Essential Furniture Item:
a. Leather Sofa. 
b. Harvest table.
c. Slick shelving.
d. Vintage Armoire.

4. A Favourite Garden Element of MIne: 
a. Boxwood Hedge.
b. Perennials. 
c. Japanese style rock garden. 
d. Ornamental Grasses. 

5. My Ideal Backyard Sanctuary Would Have: 
a. Nautical inspired recliners/ loungers.
b. Large table and chair set for outdoor meals.
c. Amazing outdoor speakers.
d. Tranquil water feature. 

6. A Great Kitchen Has: 
a. A solid granite counter top 
b. A central island for gathering. 
c. Top of the line stainless steel appliances.
d. Beautiful cabinetry.
 

7. My Dream Bathroom Has: 
a. A wide vanity with two sinks.
b. An organized spa like atmosphere.
c. A glass steam shower.
d. A deep claw foot tub.
 

8. My Chosen Flooring Is: 
a. Solid hardwood.
b. Slate tile.
c. Radiant heated.
d. Reclaimed wide plank.

9. My Preferred House Numbers:
a. Are structured and easy to read.
b. Are classic and calligraphic.
c. Are modern and stylized.
d. Are elegant and artistic.

Now look at your answers and add up your letters. Each letter corresponds to a House Proud Number Style
Which TYPE best describes you? Click on it to see the custom house numbers that are just your style!

If YOU CHOSE MOSTLY As:

Helvetica



Neutral
Crisp 
Rational 
Structured 
Iconic 
Popular 

As a Helvetica Type you appreciate the tried and true and iconic looks that stand the test of time.  
Your taste leans toward the crisp, solid and structured.  
You know what is popular and what works and use that knowledge in your rational and tasteful approach to design and decorating.  

IF YOU CHOSE MOSTLY Bs:

Optima



Classic 
Humanist 
Simple 
Even 
Attractive 
Functional

As an Optima type you favor a classic, simple and pretty design style.  
You like to consider family and community when decorating a space and are careful to make spaces attractive yet functional.
You see the beauty in understatement and balance.
Your style of decorating aims to create a sense of peace and harmony.

IF YOU CHOSE MOSTLY Cs:

Urbano



Modern 
Organized 
Discerning 
Linear 
Cosmopolitan 

As an Urbano Type you are on top of the latest technology and trends.  
Your design style is urban, clean and contemporary.  
Keeping your space organized and clutter free is essential to keep your fast paced life running at peak efficiency.  
You see beauty in unbroken lines, open space and graphic shapes.

IF YOU CHOSE MOSTLY Ds:

Ribbon



Artistic 
Fluid 
Elegant 
Balanced 
Receptive

As a Ribbon Type you love spaces that welcome, are emotionally evocative and awaken the senses. 
Your design style is influenced by nature and art.
You love textures and deep colour.
You are not afraid to include elements that are unpolished, rough or unexpected when decorating. 

Did you discover that you are a wonderful smattering of styles? 
Click here to see all the House Proud Number Types!


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