Much like Josefina, you’ve obtained a mild soul, music makes your coronary heart sing, and you’ve got a comfortable spot for florals. There’s nothing you like greater than being surrounded by flowers and accumulating an assortment of vases, ceramics, and pottery vessels to rearrange them in. (You additionally discovered prepare dinner with them, no huge deal.) After you completed deep cleansing each inch of your condo when the world shut down and lockdown started, you began an account on Instagram to doc your blossoming expertise. Now, you’re operating your personal florist enterprise. Household is extraordinarily vital to you and that’s a giant a part of your decor character sort, which means that you just proudly incorporate items of them into your property. Whether or not it’s an heirloom that has been handed down by the generations, postcards and photos on the fridge, or a reminiscence field safely hid in your nightstand, household is all the time in your thoughts. — SG
Samantha (1904): Victorian Stylish
Everyone within the AG universe is aware of that Samantha Parkington is bougie A.F. dwelling along with her rich grandmother in Mount Bedford, New York, throughout the Victorian period. you’re channeling Samantha’s divine power if your property has a gallery wall with framed portraits, prints, and different valuable objects that you just present in a bin at Anthropologie. “She likes to hold little letters and mementos from her pals all through her life and show these in a distinguished means,” says Lydia. “That’s a very vital function of her, as a result of she likes to cherish issues.” Like Samantha, you’re unapologetically girly, so your shade palette would contain shades of pink with brass accents and lace particulars—you actually lean into the frills of femininity. You in all probability fancy the finer issues in life whereas additionally having fun with actions like portray, studying, and catching butterflies. You even have a library stuffed with first-edition books by authors like Jane Austen and Joan Didion as a result of you’ve gotten style, however you’ve by no means opened them.
Your furnishings are costly, however all the pieces is classic and also you in all probability obtained it from a member of the family’s property. (As Barrett describes it, the vibe may be very “previous cash.”) You might have shifting companies on pace dial for all of your furnishings deliveries and have by no means lifted a finger to rearrange something. You shamelessly have a mirrored bar cart within the nook that includes glass decanters, champagne coupes lined with Gohar World doilies, and bottles of Veuve Clicquot. You’re so elegant that as an alternative of getting a birthday cake you serve petit fours from Cakes4Sport. Ceramics have been your pandemic interest of selection which you was a worthwhile income stream, however determined to donate all of the proceeds to charity since you’re beneficiant like that. — SG
Package (1932): Thrifty Lit Chick
Margaret Mildred Kittredge, higher recognized by her nickname Package, is the OG investigative journalist all of us aspired to be. Like every good reporter, Package is intrepid, resourceful, hardworking, and adventurous—you form of must be when rising up throughout, ahem, unprecedented occasions just like the Nice Despair. She’s always chasing journey and tales about these impacted by the historic occasions occurring round her (particularly the housing disaster), and enjoys clacking out her studies on her trusty typewriter. We think about somebody like Package dwelling in a loft that screams grandmillennial. “Her entire attribute is like she’s form of thriftier, however I additionally suppose she really appreciated that stuff,” explains Barrett. “She would perhaps be a bit of grandma not in an excellent stylish means, however she would have numerous florally issues and classic ornament.… She would in all probability have some cute, mismatched china plates and issues like that.”