Lovely Shabby Chic Design Ideas
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Are you looking for interior design ideas to give a complete look to your home? If you like a shabby chic look, but do not think you have the budget to see this, think again! This design concept is easy, fun and most importantly, cheap! Thinking outside the box and fixing up the things you already have in your home can help realize your shabby bad dreams. Shabby chic is all about the relaxed style with retro touches and “airiness”; Think back to the days when you would visit Grandma’s house when you were a child. Special antique touches are everywhere. Color scheme shabby chic especially pastel colors; pink, blue and white robin eggs.
Stripes mixed with flower motifs with a bit of Battenberg lace here and there can give a room that has a special “shabby” touch. Large and soft furniture is a key element when decorating in a shabby chic style. The most important thing to remember with a piece of furniture is to keep the actual shabby essence, ie white washing. Warehouses, dressers and depressed tables can actually make a room. Picking up old pieces you already have, stripping them, and giving them an antique look by painting them white and scrubbing the edges and some of the surface with low grade sand paper will give your room a perfect look. The accessory is important in every room, and that’s especially true with the shabby chic design.
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Keep in mind that to maintain the shabby integrity of chic is keeping the flow clean …. although the shabby chic is basically a “messy” look. Try shopping at antique stores for everything you can use in your living room. An antique tea cup (no matter if it does not fit!), Lace handkerchiefs, old hardback books, mason jars or antique linens and blankets can be bought cheaply and can make your room look like a million dollars! Paying a visit to a secondhand store can also give you a lot of cheap things you can save into the chic shabbily miracle! Old doors can be refinished and made headboard or top table.
A vintage window panel can be placed on the wall for a pleasant view as well. If you have an old wrought-iron bed, give a nice shabby makeover with a white coat of paint. Adding a vintage blanket along with pillowcases and pillowcases can really improve your bedroom. Placing some vintage floral prints onto your wall along with an old ceramic jug filled with dry blue hydrangeas will give your room a bit of nostalgia. Putting your room together is easy as long as you remember that shabby chic is not about matching, but more about feeling as though you have entered the past. This shabby and easy interior design idea can help you create an exciting and creative living space without breaking the bank!