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Shabby Chic Style

Shabby Chic is a style of design that celebrates the antique, distressed look for a bohemian, classic and unique appeal. Shabby chic furniture is often painted in layers with purposefully worn spots to create an antique effect. French shabby chic furniture is shabby chic furniture. The whole style of distressed, simple furniture came from the French pastoral tradition. When you search for French furniture, you're likely to find one of two styles: French antiques, and French country shabby chic style furniture. The pastoral, cottage pieces are the ones that this movement gained momentum from, and so technically speaking they are the ideal pieces to build this style around. Shabby chic furniture and shabby chic accessories can be genuine antiques but the style often uses new furniture that’s designed to imitate an antique. Distressing is a popular method of turning a piece of furniture or accessory into something that has an aged appearance, creating a look of wear and tear. Beautiful shabby chic furniture then will capture that desirable rustic, unique, vintage look. Shabby chic furniture and shabby chic accessories are about creating a warm, comfortable but stylish space. If you're drawn to objects that show the passage of time and wear, you might be interested in decorating with a shabby chic style. This approach is unique because it is relaxed and elegant at the same time. Swanky Interiors have a unique, wide range of Shabby Chic furniture and accessories for every room.