Shabby chic curtains style is also referred to as cottage or farmhouse style and is identical to a warm, forgiving, French country, friendly decor style that is different on its own. In fact, people are drawn because it does not embrace imperfection and these shabby chic curtains celebrate them. The characteristics of this style are uncluttered and simple, natural, textural, worn or weathered.
Shabby chic curtains in white pastel colors look bigger and the living room looks beautiful covering the entire wall. The finish presents a rough texture; it is uneven and distressed characterizing a chic shabby style. The space appears elegant and offers a comfortable feel, looking whitewashed and charming. It looks great when the wood features woodwork and has trim line.
There is no need to decorate with new furniture or accessories. Attaining a quality of shabby chic style by reproducing items already existing at home is enough such as a white side table is enough to beautify if it has a red shade in brocade. Even a wooden coffee table adorned with an antique vase or any tarnished silver tray placed near the shabby curtains gives a modest look to the room without much effort.
The final touch can be with unique prints on shabby chic curtains. Having fruit and floral prints are popular and so draping pink floral curtains matching the windows in white or even on copper rods looks the best. Even setting bowls filled with red apples, pears and peaches looks great on rustic wooden table with shabby chic curtains hanging besides.
With shabby chic curtains, the lighting must be concentrated so that it blends well with furnishing. You can add a crystal chandelier or even some wrought iron secondhand candle chandelier. If you already have some old chandelier you can repaint in silver or gold and give a good finish. If you are still interested in some other kinds of curtains, you can see introduction of them.