Shabby chic home decor is gaining popularity because it is romantic, frugal, and creative. People also like this decor because it does not require a lot of money to turn their home into a shabby chic home. Cool home decor can create a welcoming and comforting area so everyone loves spending time at home. In order to set this decor for your home, you should pay attention to some points of design elements that includes linens, texture, paint, color, and furniture. With a strategic placement of color, texture, furniture, and accessories, a great shabby chic room can be set.
Shabby chic design is not expensive. You can start decorating your home in this design by involving the right paint. Neutral colors and pastels are appropriate for shabby chic home decor. Apply neutrals for the walls and white for the wood fixtures and door frames. These colors can really refresh the new room. The old furniture can be updated with a new coat of pastel shades. Use calm colors such as sage. To add color, romance, and texture, stencils and craft paint can be used. Colors inspired from nature such as those from the seashore or autumn landscape can warm up the room. If you wish for brighter room, you can add colors inspired from a spring garden. Learn to combine some colors that can perk up the room instantly for example a pleasing combination of purple and yellow-orange.
Linens are also important in shabby chic home decor. To create an extraordinary style, mix and match textures and colors. Do not let any linen in your home plain, Combine floral and stripes in modern shades for table coverings, basket linings, and pillows. Spend less money to purchase new fabric for accessories in fabric and craft areas of box stores or department stores.
Peaceful home decor requires visual texture to add personality to the decor. Visual textures can be obtained from a variety of wood used for furniture and accessories. The other things that can add textures are area rugs and patchwork materials on linens. For the furniture, you do not need to think hard as you can use almost any items. Soften modern furniture with quilts, afghan, or pillows. Attach fabric pieces to glass cabinet panes for more romantic charm. If there is heirloom furniture, add table runners or lace doilies. If your budget allow, you can go to thrift stores and garage sales to buy an extra piece of furniture for the shabby chic home decor.