More Is More: The End of Minimalism

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Why are colourful prints and extravagant furniture back in style all of a sudden? More and more people are forsaking the clean minimalist look, and Mireille Silcoff suspects it may be out of compensation. “[M]aximalism may be more about filling in a void of loneliness and isolation,” she says, noting how the surge in maximalism coincides with a rise in loneliness within society, especially after the pandemic started.
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