Contemporary interiors refers to whatever design trends are popular now. Modern is an actual style characterized by clean, spare, angular and gently curved lines, molded wood and plastic furniture and geometric fabric patterns. Contemporary interiors also offers a wealth of options to those seeking to decorate or personalize their homes. As a style, contemporary interiors straddles the line between modern and traditional styles, while leaning slightly more toward the freshness and openness of modern, but without the coldness often associated with the style. While an ultra modern room can feel a bit like a gallery, contemporary rooms tend to offer a subtle atmosphere of relaxation and warmth.