Decor Tips

Country Home Decorating Tips

Tired of modern home decorating styles full of coldness, lack of individuality and a huge variety of unknown keys? Want to go back to the warmness of your Grandma’s home? It is possible to create the oasis of love and coziness in your own home. It is said that the new is a well-forgotten old, that’s why a country home decorating is in again.

This type of home décor doesn’t require substantial financial investments; you can put into your new environment everything you like. Still, there is a number of features almost every country-style decorated house is to obtain.

Fabric plays an essential role in country home decorating as it adds special home atmosphere to the place. The most commonly used fabric in this regard is gingham. It is a very durable and easy washable fabric that can be used everywhere: in bathroom – as a shower curtain, and all around the house as window curtains, wallpaper, furniture upholstery etc. Your imagination is the only limit.

Using of gingham сheched wallpaper is common for putting accent on such things as file organizers or wall shelves.

Gingham is also often used for creation of wreaths that suit perfectly into country style. A wide-spread fallacy is that a wreath is only a Christmas décor element. It can be used all year round being a wonderful addition to country atmosphere. A wreath can be done not only from pine but also from intertwined wooden branches. There’s no need to turn to professional designer in order to create a wreath. There is a plenty of on-line instructions and books on its creation. Don’t be afraid to experiment, add the details you like, pieces of fabric, dead flowers and plants. Your wreaths can be hang on the walls as well as on entrance and interior doors.

Antique and vintage details, such as hardware, will remind you and your guests of simpler times. Vintage hardware is presented in huge variety of styles, so you can always find the hardware, suitable to the unique style of your home.

One of the ways to display your personality in your home decorating is to use stenciling that can be placed either around the top of your room, or on the shelves. Stenciling can be of different shapes and will diverse the image of your place.

Being the heart of the house, the kitchen is a commonly used place for country home decorating. A kitchen is usually decorated with roosters, cows, chickens and apples. All mentioned details, such as gingham curtains, wreaths and vintage elements, are widely used there.

As you see, it’s not difficult to create a country home atmosphere in any house. Don’t be afraid to implement all your dreams and ideas into life.