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Decorating Your Home - Country Style

Jul 23, 2008
As technology advances and people get new homes and start to decorate old ones. There is one thing that will always stay the same, and that is the way in which people love to decorate there homes the old style and modern country way. Decorating your home in a country style gives it a warm and relaxing feeling.

There are so many ways in which to decorate your country home ranging from the bathroom to the lounge area. The best place to begin would be of course the place where everyone gathers in a social circle and that would be the kitchen. There are various ways to customise your kitchen to suit your needs, including but not limited to obtaining a stove, getting some frilly curtains and giving the floors a walls a wood like textured feeling throughout. You can also pick up a wide range of accessories ranging from antiqued animals to fruits all giving that traditional warm feeling.

Another form of decorating your house would be with the use of gingham. The fabric gives a great texture and country look to your home and can be used as an upholstery on furniture such as couches, arm chairs and more, infact gingham can also be used as a wallpaper base. One of the better forms of decoration is something called stencilling, this is great because of the fact that you can be as artistic as you like throughout the house, walls and ceilings.

If you decide to take the decorating abit further, you can always goes for the American or French country style looks, which consist of rustic furniture and accessories. A great addition to grab from the French country homes would be the stone wall fireplaces with either a choice of stone, tile or ceramic borders. This not only gives the home a better look but is also great for the cold winter nights.

So whether you are just starting out in a new home or are only revamping your current design, I defiantly feel that using the country themes would be the best way to go. People enjoy there homes so much because they get to relax after a long and stressful day at work, so why not treat yourself to a fully fitted country home giving you the ultimate experience in relaxation and giving your guests the opportunity to experience one of natures homes, the way that houses and cottages were truly meant to be built.
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