Shabby chic living room has been trends for years. This style brings its own charming characteristics that make the living room looks timeless. To create the best shabby chic design for the living room, there are some important principles to know. It is related to pastel and other calm colors, doesn’t need too much color combinations. The most recommended colors to use for dominant in shabby chic design are baby pink, gray, baby blue, and mint.
Shabby Chic Living Room Elements
The primary elements in shabby chic living room are sofas and floral patterned elements such as cushion cases, table cloth, rug, and curtain. However, since trend always changes, some shabby chic interior designs don’t use floral pattern any longer, just apply some primary shabby-colored furniture. Sofa, which is one of the primary elements in the living room, can be white, beige, and gray. These colors blend in harmony in other neutral color, no matter you add floral pattern or not. The textile can be linen or cotton. To add its chic appearance, you can add laces and broidery to embellish the cushion cases and table cloth.
Don’t hesitate to add some decorations or ornaments. Usually, shabby chic decor uses vintage or feminine ornaments. For example, some decorative jars can be displayed on the vanity. Add white fur bean bag to pair the sofas and put a lovely porcelain vase with pink roses on the coffee table. Many other ornaments can be made or bought in flea market. Don’t forget to pay attention to the wall as well. Floral wallpaper will be enchanting to make your shabby chic living room perfect. Otherwise, if you don’t think to cover the wall with wallpaper, just apply some vintage wall arts or framed photos. What else? Of course, lights. A crystal chandelier is always being an exclusive touch for all interior designs.