French chairs have a unique style that can transform the look of any room in your home. French country style is ornate, yet simple and relaxed enough for a family environment. The style can work well in any room in your home, including the bedroom and living spaces. Creating a space that you love with French accents is simple once you have chosen a theme for your home.
Create a Theme
The typical French chair is made from wood with a seat that is covered in fabric. The color of the wood and the color of the fabric are both important considerations when choosing a chair for your home. If you are in the process of decorating a new home, you may want to choose one main color or style for the room and then choose French chairs that fit into the style you have chosen. A theme style and color is ideal for decorating all living spaces, whether you are starting the decorating process from scratch or you have an established style.
Working a French chair into an existing style requires the same dedication to finding the right colors. Light pinks work well in many homes with a romantic French style. Modern chairs come in a wide selection of colors, however, so you aren’t limited by traditional colors. Deep browns, teal, black and white are all options available for your new furniture additions. Modern styles, such as circle prints, are also available along with more traditional floral print options.
Build Your Style
The addition of a French chair doesn’t require changing everything in your room. For example, if you add a French chair to the bedroom you can choose a color that fits into the room or you can simply change the colors of the curtains and comforter for a dramatic change that is also very inexpensive. The French style is very luxurious and ornate, yet fits in nicely with many different style types. A simple theme with similar styled furnishings is often the best way to build a style.
One ornate, richly decorated piece of furniture can turn a simply styled room into a showpiece. When you are decorating on a budget adding a single piece of furniture to your home is the best way to change the style without overspending. Country French chairs are a romantic touch to any room in your home that can also double as a centerpiece for living spaces. When two country French chairs are complimented with a rug and a small matching table, you have a place where you can relax comfortably while also accentuating the flair of your home.
Choosing Your Chairs
Any furnishings that you choose for your home should be very high quality if you want the furnishings to last for a long time to come. Real hardwood is your best option to ensure the frame of the chair is sturdy and long-lasting. The quality of the fabric is also important. If you have a family, then a material that is sturdy and easy to clean is a good idea. Finer, more delicate materials can also be used in your personal space or when you want an especially decorative touch in a room in your home.
Denise Hill is a blogger for NetQin, writing about a variety of things including fashion and style.