Frequently Asked French Country Furniture Questions
French Country Furniture by Ashley Furniture HomeStore If you’ve dreamed of having an elegant, yet rustic French villa as your home interior, then French country
style is the perfect match for your tastes. Inspired by the beautiful French countryside in Provence, the
natural finishes and wrought iron elements bring an Old-World spin – especially paired with antique style wall
art and accessories. Once you take a dive into French country home decors, you may never want to leave.
What is French Country Style? Merging rustic countryside elements with the ornate and elegance that French decor is known for, French
country always impresses while still feeling welcoming to guests. Many of the furniture pieces, while ornate
with carvings or hand molding, bear a natural finish with distressing so the elegance has a well-worn aesthetic.
A French country dining table, for example, could have chips in the paint, yet still have a stunning silhouette
with curved legs. Explore examples and a tour of France and back again with our French-Inspired
Designs & Decor blog. What Colors and Materials Best Encompass French Country? Iconic in this style is having a show stopping French country chandelier in an entryway or dining room. The
more fanciful, the better – beading or gold-plated shades have all the appeal needed to fulfill. As for a color
palette, think of neutrals but with a warm undertone to reinforce the well-loved appearance. Reds, deep blues or
even grays are sure to impress in a French country living
room, just be sure to balance it with softer, lighter
hues. Tufted upholstery, metal scrollwork and wood grain combine to create pure paradise.
How do I Create a French Country Dining Room? For a tres chic French country kitchen, find a table that has rounded edges or metal scrollwork for a punch
of character. Play with patterning on your chair cushions and be sure your French country dining room isn’t
afraid to be as bold as it is well-lived. Greenery around your tablescape and window sills will punctuate any
French country dining area with everlasting natural allure. We know you’ll love your newly styled home – shop
Ashley’s wide assortment for yourself and see.