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shabby chic style

14/11/2017

Choosing The Perfect Shabby Chic Colours

Finding the right colours is hard, very hard. It’s often a painstakingly long task that can take months to come to a firm decision! If you are like me, then you probably know the feeling of an overwhelming abundance of choice. In this day and age, we have the option of aesthetic choice and colour for most purchases. Just last week, I had finally chosen a new car, brilliant! But with the plethora of colours available, I was stuck. Do I opt for the classic white or black car or... Read More

White Ivory Shabby Chic Bed 01/11/2017

Shabby chic furniture the fashionable antique

SHABBY CHIC: WHAT IS IT? Shabby chic furniture has a unique design that has found favour with numerous interior designers over the years. This is a style centered on furniture pieces and accessories considered appealing because of visible wear and tear among other signs of age. This technique may incorporate either genuinely period pieces or new accessories but deliberately distressed and crafted to exhibit a “worn” look. Aside from looking weathered or aged, these items usually share a particular style such as being soft, being decorative and ornate without appearing... Read More

27/01/2017

Decorating with Shabby Chic Furniture

Why should you use Shabby Chic as your theme? Homes Direct 365`s staff have a lot of our own furniture at home, having it available at the office makes for some very well informed furniture selections for home. We love the look and design of our stock, being partly biased its so unique it just stands out. The design elements of shabby chic speak volumes in terms of character, style and design. The words shabby chic couture have been said in tandem and I think it adds more to the... Read More

26/01/2017

Shabby Chic Furniture Fad or Trend is it here to Stay?

“Homes Direct 365” have seen the passing fads and upcoming trends and the decline of the mannequin challenge, but shabby chic is it a fad or a popular decorating trend. For those people that are professional renovators or interior re-decorators it may have passed it’s height of popularity, but for thousands of people around the world it is still considered stylish to use shabby chic furniture https://www.homesdirect365.co.uk/bordeaux-ivory-antique-french-style-bed-p13173 From The Homes Direct 365 Shabby Chic Furniture Range What is Shabby chic? To summarise what shabby chic is, is to take furniture or furnishings and... Read More

11/01/2017
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The Difference Between Shabby Chic And French Furniture

The best furniture is the one that you adore and which compliments your home and your style. Trends change and new kinds of interiors are introduced every now and then. Shabby Chic furniture has created quite a hype these days. Distressed furniture is the ultimate favourite of those who like to experiment with their interiors. But the classic French furniture could never lose its charm for the true admirers. The general perception that shabby chic furniture and French styled furniture is similar to some extent is actually not true. The... Read More

04/01/2017
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Items for Shabby Chic Style Interior Design

A shabby chic style is considered by many people as the items incorporated to achieve this style are not only intended for good appeal but for everyday use. This type of style is actually done with the highlight on utility items adding up glamour and brightness to your interior design. There are several items for shabby chic style that can be a part of your home’s interior design. If you are not aware of them, here is the list of some of the valued items for shabby chic style interior... Read More

Shabby Chic-antique day bed 01/12/2016

Decking Out Your Porch With Shabby Chic

Shabby chic furniture is perfect for a place outdoors. Its natural wood and stressed exterior is befitting of more natural surroundings. With space to fill and ideas in mind here are some of our favourite pieces for your porch.   La Rochelle Antique French Style Day Bed https://www.homesdirect365.co.uk/search/la-rochelle-antique-french-style-day-bed This French style day bed has the appearance of a cradle while being suited for people of all ages and sizes. Your porch is supposed to be a place where people can stretch out and relax in peace. Having an afternoon nap... Read More

La Rochelle Antique French Style Monks Bench 25/11/2016
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Filling in the Gap With Shabby Chic

Homes must walk a fragile line between clutter and barren space. Finding equilibrium can mean all the difference between comfort and an overly busy home. Managing open space takes a perceptive eye when browsing furniture catalogues. To help with the procurement process we’ve put together a list of shabby chic pieces that’ll make the best use of open spaces without sacrificing comfort. Bergere Antique French Style Cabinet Accompanied by a TV or not, this Bergere antique french style cabinet is perfect for filling the space. An excess of room doesn’t... Read More