Wardrobes & Closets

Wardrobes & closets are terms that are typically interchanged to describe a particular furniture type. However, there are several discrepancies between the two as each term can be used as a better descriptor for different furnishings.


A piece of stand-alone furniture that can be moved between locations

  • Contains grouped clothing, that belongs to one person or is suited for a particular event or weather type
  • A large cabinet unit
  • Traditionally, more popular in Europe & England
  • Used for holding clothes


A small space set off of a room, that is incorporated into the respective property

  • Can contain a person’s entire range of clothing
  • Usually incorporates a modern design aesthetic
  • More common in American properties
  • Used for holding clothes
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