Country Home Design Ideas
Next, let's determine your Decorating Type.
A modernistic decorator/person prefers a sleek, clutterless, streamlined style. Muted colors, glass, chrome, square furniture and tailored styles prevail. Fabrics include leather, for furniture, linen tailored shams and bed skirts, shiny silk and sheers for draperies or pillows. Pottery is sleek and often matches the large paintings on the walls.
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Click on Photos for Next Country Home Design Ideas Gallery ImagesAlthough the primary color schemes are black, white, beige, grey and silver, usually there are splashes of color in pillows or large pieces of art.
Floors are made of wood, low pile carpet, painted, concrete or monotone tile. Scents are mild citrus, musk or sandalwood. Flowers are orchids. Walls hold abstract paintings, floating shelves or plain, iron designs.
This is a rural, frilly, comfortable, homey look. There are scroll wood cabinets and wood working, farm tools, layers of floral fabric, dried flowers, pretty decorative china, four-poster beds, rag rugs, and crocheted throws. Fabrics and decorating items are usually 100% cotton, quilts, wool, denim, wood boxes, sheers, checkered designs, and lots of florals. Colors are blue, brown, beige, rust, cream, ecru, rose, caramel, or yellow.
Floors have thrown rugs over wood floors. Scents are floral, cedar and pine. Walls showcase pewter candle-holders and farm utensils. Flowers are daisies or dried flowers.