Traditional baker’s racks are generally finished in rich stained woods such as mahogany and cherry. Traditional racks are typically display more details, such as scrolled iron, hand-carved pillars and feet, and hand-painted decorative motifs.
Transitional baker’s racks are not quite traditional but not quite modern, using edgy materials, such as glass or metal.
Contemporary baker’s racks usually have straight, clean lines and edges. This style may also have smooth accents in materials like glass and stainless steel. Contemporary style racks may feature new concepts such a space age or updated retro feel, and unusual shapes.
Casual and country style baker’s racks have a simple design with clean lines, lighter shades of wood, and minimal decorative details.