Please, do not try to restyle the whole structure! Let us concentrate on redesigning the most significant parts of a space that will change the whole impression of a room appearance. This part of the examiner’s series is dedicated to define these parts of a style you have decided to pursue.
So, it is time to start.
You cannot change the shape of your windows, cannot you? Or buy a manor or a castle in Provence? In this case we have to go for the significant small details. Believe me, the task is harder than just spend a fortune looking for the perfect mansion. You have to choose precisely, coping with your own space and significant details of chosen culture simultaneously. The portrait of Marquise de Pompadour by F. Boucher gives you the hints about some details of French interior such as drapery, colors, fabrics, shapes of the furniture.
French interior style is characterized by the code of luxurious elegance with reasonable comfort. For example, from one side, gilded wood, elegant shapes of draperies and, from the other side, cozy chairs with small flower pattern of decoration, tiny matching cushions. Following links give you some ideas how pieces of interior in French way look like.
What are you going to change? A chair? A drapery? Shams and cushions? Paintings? It is up to you to decide according to your preferences and wishes. The choice could be reasonable in psychological, cultural and physical aspects. The most important part: it has to work only for you.
Would you like your house answers your sense of beauty and at the same time? Future articles will consider other interior designs patterns.