French style in interior design
The associations that come to mind, at the mere mention of France, are romance, grace, grace and real, sophisticated design taste. The interiors, made in the French style, are elegant and regal. When decorating rooms in this style, they use only natural materials (wood, stone) and antique, valuable elements (according to the idea of style).
The main thing here is not to cross the very thin line between pompous vulgarity and exquisite luxury. Otherwise, at the end of the repair, only the name of the French style will remain, and the interior itself will look silly and uninteresting.
The French style will ideally look in spacious rooms with high ceilings and large windows. After all, for the French interior natural light is very important and is one of its main characteristics.
To clearly distinguish the French style from all other currents in the interior, we list its main, clearly expressed features:
The use in the interior of these pastel shades: silver-gray, pale lilac, pearl-pink and others. You can also use ivory, black and terracotta.
For the design of the walls are selected wallpaper pearl colors with a decorative pattern. The classic French style is a combination of stripes with floral patterns and ornaments.
For flooring use laminate flooring, parquet made of natural wood or, if funds allow, natural marble. It is possible to decorate and warm the floor with the help of a light small carpet of wool or silk material.
You can experiment a little with furniture and try to combine different eras and French style. But traditional is wooden furniture in combination with wrought metal. At the same time, tones of silver, golden, white or black are permitted.
Popular elements of decor: curtains with lambrequin, porcelain and crystal figurines, photographs and paintings in wooden frames, mirrors, gilded candlesticks, forged products, ottomans, silk pillows.
French style will allow everyone to show their artistic abilities and create an environment in which you will be most comfortable and comfortable. And relatives and guests will not want to leave your home, because who does not dream of visiting romantic, elegant France.
Just do not forget that the French style in the interior is an evolving course of the classical style, so the main canons and the classical concept of beauty should always remain in the first place.
The interior in French style has a rich and somewhat free character, therefore it is suitable for the decoration of all rooms, from the kitchen to the hall.