If you have several objects to which you would like to add the same object effects, Object Styles gives you the option to save the effects as styles that you can quickly add to another page element.
Choose Window, Object Styles to open the Object Styles palette (see Figure 26.22).
Figure 26.22. The Object Styles palette.
To create a new style, select New Object Style from the palette menu. You can set multiple types of object effects in this dialog using the selections in the left pane. All these options have either been explained previously in this chapter or will be covered in Chapter 27. The following is an overview of the options you can apply in your Object Style:
Again, those options in this dialog that deal with text are covered in Chapter 27.
Object styles can also be imported from another document. Choose Load Object Styles from the palette menu to browse for a document that contains the object style(s) you want to bring into the current document.