What is the shabby chic style all about? if this is the first time for you to read about it, well you have come to the right place ! this style helps you make use of the old furniture and accessories that you own to create a new fun and popular trend which is also chic and elegant at the same time .this style won’t let you be confused anymore on whether to choose a modern or traditional style for your dining room or for any room in your house
Its all about using vintage bowls ,trays and vases or even a forgotten iron chandelier to create the perfect shabby chic look and not to let these items be useless,forgotten or thrown away. One of the most interesting things about choosing this style to redecorate is that its cost friendly you don’t have to spend tons of money to achieve the look it also is timeless as it started to appear in the market 35 years ago and its still in style and very trendy too
How to get the look? use lace and sheer fabrics all the time. you can add them to the bottom layers of curtains, tablecloth or anywhere in the room but don’t overdo it. Use floral shades and all shades of whites and beige, this give your room more space and will make it brighter. using centerpieces of small beautiful flowers will also add to the beauty of the scene!
And for the people who would feel that the room would be very feminine with all the flower and lace, it doesn’t have to be like that all the time. you can add wood custom made furniture using pine and oak to balance the look.
Another important tip is the paint that you wil use on the furniture. make sure that the furniture piece looks old or vintage or faux using the right type of paint and colors .this will make it look more cozy and add to the comfortable atmosphere of the room. the shabby chic style is very unique because it suits everyone’s needs. even your guest would feel the cheerful and elegant atmosphere that surround them. whats better that dinning in a place which is inviting, warm, cozy and extremely chic!