The appeal of shabby chic style is the cozy and relaxing ambiance it creates. These are important qualities to have in any bedroom but shabby chic bedrooms take it to the next level. Learn about the basic qualities that define this cute and stylish look. It leans a bit more towards the feminine side, but it can also be adapted to create a masculine appeal. Get the look of a shabby chic bedroom by drawing inspiration from the pictures in the link below.
Image via Flickr
Color tones are important a shabby chic bedroom. Cool pastels and striking white are popular choices that help create a sense of peace and tranquility. Craftsmanship is important. Dressers, bookcases, and nightstands handmade from solid wood and featuring ornate designs are common features. Floral patterns are also a popular choice, they add an element of nature that is also a part of shabby chic design. Decor that shows its age is a great way to add texture and personality to an interior. Comfort is very important, therefore comfortable fabrics and pillows are prefered.
Canopy beds are a common feature in shabby chic bedrooms because they help create a relaxing and comfortable atmosphere. At Platform Beds Online, we offer a selection of four post beds, such as the Lotus Canopy Platform Bed which features hand carved workmanship.