Every Home Loves French Furniture

in French

If you are one of the many people moving into or have moved home recently, then you are in luck! Why not try something new and exciting that can really make a house a home? Depending on your previous experiences with furniture, the realm of French design can seem a somewhat daunting place to begin. However when informed of the beauty and finesse that comes with French furniture you will never look back! The possibilities are endless when it comes to furnishing your home in a French style, whether it is the bedroom or living room both will look wonderful when furnished with beautiful French furniture.

The living room should be a place where you kick back, relax, entertain and spend lots of time with the family. Creating a space that feels inviting and warm can be a challenge, but by combining different elements of French style a lounge can be transformed into something stunning! Take bookcases for instance, these particular pieces are a quick and easy way to inject some French glamour into your home. The range of bookcases available varies all the way from straight lined, quaint pieces to boldly carved and ornately designed ones. Popular colours include antique whites, natural oaksand creams with distressed finishes being commonplace on most pieces. Side tables are also a great starting point for introducing some French charm into your interior. Familiar features include intricately shaped legs with delicately etched carvings. Look for pieces made from mahogany, these guarantee good quality and will stand the test of time.

Bedroom furniture is one of the most sought after aspects of French design, with beds being very popular. Whether it is a sleigh, rattan or rococo bed that suits your taste all are widely available in French bedroom design. Wonderfully drawn carvings are frequently present on beds such as these with some being more elaborate than others. Upholstery in this sector is very important and can really transform the feel of any French bed. Try combining sumptuous silks or crushed velvets with beds that have wonderful deep button detailing; these truly are a match made in heaven! For pieces with a more minimal design, linen upholstery makes a great companion. Chests of drawers are the perfect friend for a charming French bed. Pieces with lovely silver leaf detailing and beautifully shaped feet are ideal for transforming any relaxation space. Equally Venetian pieces with smoked glass finishes make a great alternative to typical French chests and still retain a distinctive character. With so many other types of furniture to choose from every home can easily benefit from a fresh burst of French style. So go on try something new today and delve into the exciting world of French furniture design!
 

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This article was published on 2012/04/05