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Shabby Chic Bed in ivory with diamonte headboard 15/11/2017
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Redesign Your Bedroom With Shabby Chic Furniture

Do you ever look at the space around you, your personal haven and think to yourself, I need some new furniture? But even answering that question with a yes response, you may still be unsure what furniture you are looking for. Well, Shabby Chic Furniture is ALWAYS trending, no matter the year or season, wonderfully designed furniture crossed with comfort and beauty is a must-have in the home and Shabby Chic Furniture ticks all of those boxes. Here at HomesDirect365 we pride our self on supplying our wonderful customers with... Read More

11/08/2016
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Shabby Chic Furniture for Any Room – Chest of Drawers

Get back from a long day’s work, throw your bag in under the coat rack – there’s a bunch of stuff in your pockets, what are you going to do with it? Dump it in the top drawer of the chest of drawers you keep in the hallway for just this need. A quick deposit of stuff you’ll get to sorting later, like those batteries that need to be taken to the office for recycling. The other reason you keep a chest of drawers in the hall is because it... Read More

The Essentials of Lighting and Colour

So you fell in love with that dramatic, velvety teal your friends had on an accent wall, but when you used a similarly dramatic shade in your own shabby chic furniture-inspired living room, the place felt like a cave. We’ve recently discussed the difference between ambient, task, and detail lighting, but the colour of your lighting is just as important as its purpose. Lighting can profoundly affect how colour is perceived, so if you’re in the process of selecting paint, don’t neglect to test its appearance with a variety of... Read More

The Case For Customising

Bespoke and Shabby Chic Furniture A vision for the look of your home can be accompanied by the frustration of trying to find exactly the right furniture. The more particular the need – storage for a tiny hallway or an awkward corner – the greater the potential dilemmas. It could be time to consider a piece or two of bespoke furniture. Here are a few common problems that made-to-order pieces can solve. Working with Heirlooms As much as we love them, common family heirlooms such as armoires or sideboards can... Read More

Organising Small Spaces with Shabby Chic Furniture

Organising Small Spaces with Shabby Chic Furniture Unless you have your own personal Mary Poppins making the tidying-up seem fun, odds are you have at least a few things littering your living space. In a small house or apartment, though, the clutter can seem to take over. Here are some tips on beautifully organising within a few square metres. When looking to rearrange a room, consider where your functional space is and where it should be. Hooks are great, but if they’re in the middle of a wall that could... Read More

Shabby Chic Bedroom Ideas

What’s the most important room in your home? For many, it’s the place we rest our aching body after a hard day’s work. Sleep helps us perform, so the bedroom should definitely take top spot on your list of essential spaces. A good bedroom design prioritises comfort, this is in one part achieved by investing in a good bed, but a colour plan – the physical materials used like carpeting, and even how much light and noise are let in – also play essential roles in creating a restful space.... Read More

Modern Homes with a Touch of Rococo

The Rococo style has been known to have some whimsical features to its design. If you are in the middle of transforming your home, a modern feel with a touch of Rococo could be the perfect combination to make that change you’ve been looking for. Adding dashes of French-inspired furniture could take a cold and modern area to a welcoming and warm place. A few tweaks here and there will have you relaxing in a space from the late Baroque period. During this period rooms were designed to avoid right... Read More

Creating a Shabby Chic French Boudoir

Creating a Shabby Chic French Boudoir   Shabby chic furniture and décor is known to be romantic with its combination of comfort and serenity. With touches of crown mouldings, natural finishes, expensive and fine furnishings, florals and light and airy colour palettes, recreating a bedroom in this design is simple to do, even on a budget.   First, choose a colour scheme that suits your taste and the overall design of the space. A great colour scheme to begin with is one that emphasises pastels such as pink, yellow, blue,... Read More