Renovating an old building is not easy. There is historical value, old building, and new items that should be work in one unity. It happens with repurposing an old factory as well. So, the designer has to work hard to combine each element to design an apartment that comfortable to stay but still defense the historical tone.
Following trends doesn’t have to avoid something unique. When an apartment has different style from nowadays, it shows personal touch. Some designers may work based on people demand. However, applying something unique for an apartment interior design is nice. It can be from the texture, accents, or even furniture items.