French country style is charming, elegant and rather budget-savvy because you can use flea market finds here. Such a style is in trend for decorating now because vintage and shabby chic décor with rustic touches is welcoming and soothing. We’ve already shared some ideas to rock this style in different spaces and today we’ll have a look at French country style living rooms.
Go neutrals and pastels, nothing too bold and colorful, this style is all about soft textures and colors, that’s why it’s so soothing and relaxing. White and cream are definitely your choices and pastels can add some cheer and color if you need. All-white rooms with silver accents are welcome, sweet floral patterns on the walls, furniture and textiles are great for such décor.
To make the room eye-catchy you can play with textures. Use natural shades and whitewashed wood, silver, various textiles and upholstery, even stone and brick if you want – for the walls or the fireplace. Metal lanterns and crystal chandeliers will add to the look of the room.
Your furniture choice is vintage, shabby chic and rustic – a cool mixture of all these pieces. The good news is that you needn’t spend tons of money on that, just go to the flea market and buy whatever you like, then give this furniture a rustic and shabby chic look using tutorials and various techniques. Choose a gorgeous crystal chandelier for a refined look, it’s a must for such interiors.