French Country Decorating · French Country Furniture · french style · interior design

Toile Gets Hip, Again

Toile is getting a wake-up call. It's back in full-force in home design, but this time, with a modern twist. Brighter colors, larger repeats, and updated imagery on the fabric. Once again, toile fabric is injecting new life into French decorating. Toile fabric is a French decorating classic dating back to the 18th century. It's known for its pastoral… Continue reading Toile Gets Hip, Again

French Country Decorating · interior design · Tips + Trends

Small Changes Make a Big Difference in a French-Inspired Home in 2017

New Year, new you, right? But, sometimes change is not always that easy, especially when  tackling big home projects. Here are a few small changes that can make a big difference in the style of your French Country home in 2017. 1) Skip the small coffee table, go for grand Most people think a cocktail table… Continue reading Small Changes Make a Big Difference in a French-Inspired Home in 2017

dining room · French Country Decorating · interior design

3 Styles of French Country Round Tables

It is said that a round table fosters lively conversation—and these French Country Dining Tables certainly create plenty of banter. Gather 'round to see 3 styles of French Country Dining Tables that would fit right into your farmhouse, cottage or traditional home. What are the attributes of a French Country Dining Table? French Country round dining tables classically… Continue reading 3 Styles of French Country Round Tables

cupboards · French Country Decorating · interior design

Color Pop! Adding Color with Furniture

Liven up your space with a pop of color on a great piece of French Country furniture. There's no need to stay with natural stains or basic whites, if your home needs an infusion of fun. Plan out your space, focus on your fabrics, paints and wood tones. Then, punctuate with color. This grand hutch with glass doors is painted… Continue reading Color Pop! Adding Color with Furniture

French Country Decorating · interior design · wallpaper

Wallpaper Love

Wallpaper feels so right, and so right now. Forget small scale prints and monochromatic colors — it's time to add a vibrant detail to a corner, hallway or bathroom. New wallpaper trends include overscale patterns and vivid colors. Dress up your bedroom with a pop of pattern, or dare to add a mural to alcove wall. It's time to… Continue reading Wallpaper Love