This post categorized under Living Rooms and posted on January 30th, 2016.
Shabby chic living room can be a good choice for you who loves girly and feminine interior design. In fact, this idea is actually aimed for women and girls, mainly if they have their own home living and apartment. Although it is not a new idea after all, it generates from vintage and classic decoration, it is still good to be applied recently. Moreover, there are so many places and stores who make shabby chic furniture and stuff more available. In short although modern and contemporary designs look like have so many enthusiasts nowadays, if you want to look a little bit different, shabby chic is great as well. For you who are not familiar with the term of shabby chic, well, it is a kind of home interior design which focuses on feminine vintage look. It is whether in term of furniture, wall decoration, accessories, and home decor fabrics. That’s why it is common to say that this idea is really not appropriate for the men.
Starting from the colors, shabby chic living room has tendency to use certain pastel colors in nature. Just explore your favorite pastel colors then, it can be pink, milky blue, mily green, cream, mustard and the others. A good thing about applying pastel colors is that it will not make your interior look stuffy even if you combine too many colors at once. Particularly if your living room is large enough, it seems there will no big problem to apply this idea in general. On the other hand, for the small living room, there are some matters to be considered. Well, having two or three color combinations is great of course. However, if it is too many it can make your bedroom more cramped and not comfortable.
Another characteristic of shabby chic design of the application of patterns mainly for the wall decoration and interior fabric. Certain idea like floral or maybe polka dot can match this idea perfectly. At the corners of your cushions and upholstery as an example, the application of lace is really recommended. Then, it can be also for the curtain and rugs. As overall shabby chic is the feminine version of classic or vintage decoration, it seems the furniture you apply should also be in those ideas. Try to choose a kind of living room sets which have more details like in the form of engraving. It can make the atmosphere more beautiful and livelier.
Talking about home interior design, whatever the style it is, it will not complete without any accessories. Well, mainly for the living room, it seems you need accesories and garnish more to beautify the decoration. Classic painting and photograph with engraved frame is suggested for this idea. Generally, don’t let your wall decoration simply plain. You may wonder that the living room can look so crowded for too many decoration and details there. Beside the suggestion that the space should be quite large, make sure also the living room has good windows and ventilation. So, the sunshine and air can be circulated better.
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