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How To Create The Look You want With French Style Furniture

Over the years there have been a number of different furnishing styles around from minimalist to Victorian, and every one of them successful in their own right. People’s tastes change as time goes on, and what once looked fresh and new perhaps seems a little old and dated. So, if you are thinking about updating your home once again, what style do you go for this time?

Just What Is Shabby Chic Style Furniture?

So, what exactly is “Shabby Chic” furniture? Well it’s a style of furniture that originally referred to old, possibly second hand furniture that was showing signs of wear and tear or new items that had been intentionally distressed to give the appearance of either an antique or an old worn piece. Nowadays you’ll find the term is much more widely used to encompass new pieces of furniture that have a particular style and feel to them. You’ll find French style furniture now comes under this title in many cases due to it’s pleasing curved, and often elaborate appearance which gives …