Live, laugh, love shabby chic décor

Live, laugh, love shabby chic décor
Shabby Chic

Live, laugh, love shabby chic décor… The style that's undoubtedly one of the most popular trends in home interior design today. Home is a place of comfort, and shabby chic décor is a style that you'll just love! Because it creates this wonderful feeling in your home, that'll speak volumes about how much you love and care for it. Through our 140 years’ experience in Woods home furnishings, we’ve learned a thing or two about what our customers' care about the most. And it's made our job quite simple... to help you in creating a beautiful home laced with stunning furnishings, that’ll help inspire comfort and calm. We live, laugh, love what we do... And want to help you create a blissful home haven, that'll make life that little bit more comfortable. For us, shabby chic home décor is a style that'll do just that. Turn your house into a beautiful home, as we show you how to shabby chic your home...


Shabby chic décor styling

Simplicity is the key to shabby chic. Shabby chic home décor is a form of interior design. When you think of shabby chic décor, think about furniture that has a slightly aged effect – whether this is painted in stunning chalky or pastel colours or with relaxed vintage feel wood. 

This interior style adds understated character and personality, to simple light living spaces. Shabby chic décor celebrates the patina of aged objects. A classic example, is a superb Genesis fabric accent chair in pale grey and white, like the one featured here. Perched upon an understated natural carpet, complemented by painted garden room green coloured walls, and sitting quietly next to an oak finished set of Bibury shabby chic occasional tables.

You’ll turn life's little chaotic moments into moments of calm. Shabby chic décor styling creates a space that’ll make you want to sit down, kick off your shoes and stay for a moment or two… 


'The chaos doesn't end you just kinda' become the calm'



Shabby chic home décor walls and flooring

Shabby chic decor console table taupe

Your starting point in shabby chic home décor, is your walls and flooring. Whites, off whites, sages, light blues and greys are a great canvas to start your look from. We recommend avoiding bold colours, you can always use bold accessories to incorporate colour into your serene foundation.

Make walls as plain as possible. A feature wall can be added using wallpaper to create a focal point in your room. Just like the one pictured here, that’s set of beautifully by this Ludlow shabby chic console table with its superb inlayed detailing, and rustic style cup handle.

The blank canvas of this superb room, helps to accentuate the gorgeous taupe painted furniture that sits effortlessly in it.

Look at Ludlow - prices from £169



Shabby chic décor furniture

Tetbury shabby chic furniture sideboard

'Live, laugh, love... shabby chic furniture'

Woods Furniture Buying Team

Shabby chic can be described as a feeling. It’s when you walk into the room and feel instantly calm. Because your living space, and the furniture you have delicately picked for it, has clarity which helps you to de-stress and think more clearly.

This Tetbury shabby chic sideboard in a soft white colour, has been topped off with superb white accessories giving it a picturesque and relaxed feel. Add a splash of colour with some succulent green plants, coloured glasses or flowers. 


With shabby chic furniture, you can almost feel the labour that’s gone into creating it - a labour of love… a feeling you’ll just sense again and again in the air as you walk through the door.

And to go that little extra mile, the seagrass baskets on this handsome Tetbury shabby chic sideboard, perfectly compliment your shabby chic décor through bringing a comforting slice of nature into the home.

Discover Tetbury - prices from £116



And so, if you've lived, laughed, loved this little guide on how to shabby chic your home. And think you'd like to give shabby chic décor a go, go ahead and sign-up to receive our newsletter below. And you'll be the first to know about the next in our shabby chic home décor series. And other products we think you might like... We'll also give you a wonderful discount to use against your first order, as an exclusive member offer, that'll help you buy your first shabby chic piece to incorporate into your superb new shabby chic theme...

4th April 2018

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