Tracery, by definition

Though to us Tracery is defined by our talented designers and the amazing interiors we are so lucky to have a hand in creating…there is a different definition that many of you may not be familiar with. What exactly is Tracery?

trac-ery
Function: noun
Inflicted form(s): plural trac-er-ies
1. architectural ornamental work with branching lines; especially: decorative openwork in the head of a Gothic window
2. a decorative interlacing of lines suggestive of Gothic tracery
definitionĀ via Merriam-Webster.

Enjoy a few images below showcasing traditional traceries in Gothic architecture.

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image via ram masonry.

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image via artlex.

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image via wikipedia.

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Perhaps our logo {above} makes more sense now? Hope you enjoyed your mini-lesson in architectural detail.

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