What exactly is a vintage style in interior design?
Vintage Interior Design
Furnishing in vintage style specifically means using of antique furniture and accessories from a certain era or period of time into the interior, that were luxury items in that time. This items must meet all the characteristics of the age or year, to be quality made and to be original. To create vintage interior design is necessary to look at the antique shops in search of a well-preserved and maintained items and accessories or to obtain a neatly preserved antique furniture. If you can not find such, today many manufacturers offer artificially old furniture, but it is not true vintage.
In decorating the interior in the style of vintage there is a risk of clutter because some of the antiques are very ornamented. Also, be careful not to turn your home into a museum of old values. Arrange sparingly and with taste. Use furniture and decorations from a certain period and never mix different styles.
You can use the antique accessories such as accent, combined with modern furniture. It is sufficient to combine beautiful antique chandelier, of wrought iron, for example, a dining room chairs also made of wrought iron. Decorate your table with similar candlesticks. Cute retro cabinets and shelves in the kitchen create a unique atmosphere of bygone times. An old buffet with a teapot on it, coffee mill or a beautiful tea service from the time of your grandmother can also contribute to vintage style kitchen. Well preserved crate, can act as a coffee table and simultaneously to store belongings. Find an old couch for the bedroom and cover with many draperies. You can complete with ornate mirror, beautiful jewelry box, watch or retro gramophone, placed on an old dresser. When you decorate in vintage style, the walls must be in white color or another very gentle and bright color to stands out the beauty of antique things.
Use your sense of balance and harmony, pay attention to quality and detail, and arrange your vintage home with taste and aesthetics.
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