Thursday, April 4, 2019

Create A Stunning Antique Look For Any Room!


This post is provided by Lora Young.

When it comes to décor and room styles, we all have different tastes. Some people want every room in their home to be completely modern and contemporary. Others are looking for a more traditional look such as 1950s or 1960s style of décor. There are also those that want to create a stunning vintage or antique look in their home.
If you want to create an antique look and feel in any room in your home, there are various ways in which you can do this. Everything from the flooring to the furniture and lighting can make a difference to the appearance of the room. Fortunately, you do not have to spend a fortune on real antiques, as there are plenty of hacks that can help you to create the perfect vintage finish.

Some Of The Ways To Add An Antique Touch
There are various ways in which you can create an antique look in any room in your home. First, you can use products such as milk paint, which is ideal when used on wood to create a beautiful antique finish. If you have some old furniture that is looking worn and old, you can coat it with this paint to create something that looks vintage and antique-and it certainly costs a lot less than investing in real antique furniture.
Another thing to look at is the lighting in the room. The last thing you want is something ultra-modern such as spotlights. Instead, look at things such as candelabra-style wall lights and faux crystal chandeliers for your room. These will enable you to enjoy affordability while also re-creating a stunning antique finish that is elegant, stylish, and grand.
The flooring in the room will also contribute to the overall finish, so make sure you look at the various options. Some people like to have solid wood to help create a more antique appearance for the room. However, you can also look at rich, bold carpeting if you prefer a warmer finish for the room.
The artwork you use in the room can also have an impact on the overall appearance. If you want to make your room look antique, you can get stylish artwork in vintage-style gold frames to put up around the room. In addition, you can hang an antique-style mirror in the room, which is another great way to add the ideal finishing touch and feel as though you have stepped back in time.
When it comes to drapes and upholstery, rich reds and golds are a great choice for an antique finish. They also help to add warmth to the room, particularly when you opt for fabrics such as velvet.

Relax In Your Antique Surroundings

By following these tips, you can look forward to relaxing in antique surroundings but without spending the fortune you would have to if you were buying real antiques. With your imagination, the right products, and the help of the internet, you can create a wonderful vintage finish even if you are on a tight budget.
 

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