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Different Cottage Style Furniture Ideas

Bringing home cottage style furniture is not only inexpensive but also adds that aesthetic value to the interiors. The unique thing about cottage style furniture is that it combines an eclectic mix of romance and coziness, which no other furniture can give you. And who says, you need live in a countryside home to create a cottage style decor?Cottage style furnishings can be placed in your apartment kitchen or condo bathroom for that contemporary artistic feel. You can tailor your home decor with your choice of furnishing depending on your taste and preferences. After all, these are the most versatile pieces of furniture that go equally well in the trendy shabby appeal or a vintage look.Cottage furnishing tipsIf you are confused as to which cottage style look to stick to, here are a few ideas you will find handy will decking up your home interiors:· The country cottage feelTo bring in that country look in your home, choose from a lighter color palette that includes shades of rose, green, blue and yellow. For the furniture collection, go for antiques, flea market finds and vintage furniture. You can also add in wrought iron and wicker furniture. For that pure country feel, choose your furniture fabrics from the naturals like cotton, chintz or chenille. Do your print selection from checks, solids, floral and strips. Add rugs, artwork and accessories like old trunks, wood window blinds, laced tablecloth and drapes.· The vintage lookThe vintage cottage style calls for a lot of antique decor and accessories with a vintage collection of fabrics. Spice up the whole look with architectural elements like buffet corbels, porcelain vase, iron photo frames and candle chandeliers. This furniture goes perfectly well against a light neutral background.· Cottage chic styleChic furnishings can include just about anything that can give that relaxed and comfortable feel. Pick out the chic cottage furnishings and accessories that you already have and combine the look with antiques and few items you had bought from the garage sales. For the furniture paint, choose peeling white and pale green. Complete the look with metal alarm clocks, a table lamp, few old books, a painted vase with flowers and a wrought iron statue painted in white.· Shabby cottageFor the shabby cottage look introduce a combination of white furniture with plush yet cozy fabrics.