Top 7 Must-Have French Furniture Pieces

  From the opulence of Louis XIV to the sophistication of the French countryside, every period throughout France's turbulent history had a unique style. For those trying to recreate these looks in their own home, here are some of the most classic must-have furniture pieces with French origin.     1. Armoire    Armoire is a word borrowed from the French language to mean wardrobe....

12 Ways To Bring The Rustic French Countryside Into Your Home

  Château de Pintray : Bed and Breakfast near Saint-Martin-le-Beau -www.map-france.com French country is a look that is comfortable and inviting. It is no wonder why it still remains to be one of the most popular styles to decorate around. When you think about touring a French countryside home, you would expect to see classic printed drapery in the living room and natural stone floors throughout the house.  The walls would be finished in plaster and wooden furniture would be seen in a rough and distressed state. Here are a few things you can do for your home to give it a classic...

18th Century French Style By Coorengel Calvagrac

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Country Styled Home in Lourmarin, Provence

This serene house located in Lourmarin, south of France, belongs...

4 Unique French Style Estates- Provincial Decorating Ideas

Chateau de la Bourdaisiere-www.tripadvisor.co.uk Charles Spada's French Provence Home In...

Architect François-Xavier Van Damme’s French Inspiration

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2 Tips to Clean Old Outdoor Resin Furniture

In almost all households that take pride in owning...

French Provincial Looks: Stone Floors

Chateau Montgeoffroy in the Loire Valley Choosing the right flooring is the simplest way...

Decorating With Trunks For A French Home

Exclusive Decor sells a set of three beautiful trunks...

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Provence Decorating: HOW TO Decorate With Green

18th Century Manor House -  The World of Interiors, Jun 2005-Seen on Genus Loci Blog The color green is one of the most popular colors to decorate a French home around.  A cool green can can create a cool, calm, soothing atmosphere to feel refreshed in, while a darker greens can create warmth and comfort. 1.  Mix Your Shades Pick out your wall colors first,...

9 Homes Decorated Around The European Old World French...

"Gerard Tremolet's chateau in Normandy, France.  French provincial color palettes are usually inspired by hues...

Decorating With Trunks For A French Home

Exclusive Decor sells a set of three beautiful trunks for $179. These trunks look...

French Farmhouse Tables For The Country Home

New Orleans Homes & Lifestyles Magazine Farmhouse tables are a rustic style of furniture, often...

3 Easy Old World French Elements To Add To...

See this chandelier here 19th Century French Iron Metal Folding Daybed Berkshire Home & Antiques 2. The...

2 Tips to Clean Old Outdoor Resin Furniture

In almost all households that take pride in owning a lawn or a backyard...

25 Ideas Of How To Incorporate Orange, Pink and...

When we think of French interiors, we think of pale blue, gray and white, yet French decorating isn't just one a one-color palette. Pink, salmon, and coral are often associated with the Rococo period and was in fashion until the end of the 18th century. Today we don't see...

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Antique French Provincial Furniture

Painted French Three Drawer Commode -19th century French painted commode with three drawers. Beautiful French gray aged finish. Top is marbleized in classical dark veined manner. Provincial simple carving on panels, apron, and front legs, elegant hardware. Very charming Sold By Kay O'Toole $7,895 Antique French furniture and accessories can be one of the prettiest furniture styles in history. Adding...