New technology drove innovation in Victorian architecture but design harked back to a period of nostalgia. Past eras were raided from inspiration. Regency classicism, the Greek revival, mix in a bit of Gothic and you had a continuous raid of the past styling.
A traditional skirting that looks modern when set in the right context. It sets well with the Chelsea and the raised lines offer real definition and style.
A Victorian skirting that could just as easily pass for a modern lined style. It has a feel of Art Deco and offers strong lines that compliment the room.