Eat-In Kitchen: Luxuriously Renovated Apartment in Paris, France
This French country kitchen uses design details to decorate the space creating a clutter free and polished look. Distressed cabinets add a vintage touch against the updated countertop. The black details pop against the light palette.
Bright orange chairs are bold statement pieces in this French country-inspired backyard. A wood pergola houses an outdoor dining area and effortlessly flows into a sitting area with white patio furniture and stone fire pit.
When they remodeled an older family home with French architectural details, kitchen designers Marvin Daniel and Brian Pilgrim of KDW Home wanted to give it an open and airy look that still felt in keeping with the style of the home. Roman shades in a French provincial fabric added just the Old World accent the updated space required.
Soft creams and yellows, baskets overflowing with flowering plants and beautiful floral patterns call to mind the relaxed, yet chic style in the South of France. Use a natural sisal or jute rug to let the colors and patterns of your decor pop.
French Style Breakfast Room With Crystal Charm Chandelier and Pattern Cushioned Chairs
Curved chairs give this breakfast room a French influence around a traditional wood dining table with textured edges. A gorgeous chandelier with crystal charms adds a beautiful, feminine element to the room. Plants, fruit art and a fruit centerpiece bring a homey feel to finish the design.
Soft Pink Walls, Twin Chandeliers Create Elegance in Bathroom
Soft pink walls offer an elegant contrast to the white vanity in this serene bathroom with double sink vanity. Twin chandeliers introduce friendly lighting for applying makeup while adding a bit of sparkle to the space.
This outdoor dining area features a ceiling fan along with custom-made corbels, new posts and balustrades. The adjacent lush garden features pavers, a fountain and a hammock that results in the ultimate backyard retreat.
The stove wall has multiple focal points including the blue La Cornue stove, a reclaimed tin hood, two curio cabinets and a 2 ¼’’ thick concrete counter top with a silver gray finish to match the hood.
Upholstered barstools sit on one end of the long, irregularly shaped island for casual dining in the kitchen. The core of the kitchen is a highly functional "U" with easy access from the kitchen sink to the commercial-quality range and a pair of wall ovens. Exposed wood beams bring a rustic quality to the space, while dark brown cabinets lend to the classic feel.
HGTV Fixer Upper hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines painted the original fireplace brick white and added shiplap paneling and a natural wood mantel. The living room is dressed with French Country accessories, books and topiaries.
Neutral French Country Living Room with Reclaimed Wood Beams
The wood beams in natural finish and the simple but elegant furnishings provide contrast and give the room a whole new life. The beams are from reclaimed wood that came from Sweetwater Mill near Huntsville, Alabama. The lumber specialist estimates that the tree from which the lumber was milled was 250 to 300 years old when it was cut down.
Updated Traditional Country French Living Room Featuring High Exposed-Beam Ceilings
Full of grandeur, this French Country living room features many special elements, including an 18-foot beamed ceiling, clerestory windows, recessed floors and arched doorways. Neutral tones and whites keep the space airy and bright, despite the multitude of furniture and accessories.