Distressed wood paneling, a crystal tiered chandelier, and a grand gold-trim mirror all make for an elegant French country dining room. Sleek black chairs bring a modern touch to the space and large artwork adds a pop of color.
Light wall paint and dark hardwood create a neutral background to highlight the beautiful distressed finish of this dining room buffet. A detailed frame surrounding the mirror mounted above adds a nice decorative element.
Create your own special shadowbox with cool-looking maps or maps of favorite places, or any other motifs that give you a warm fuzzy feeling. Give stacked books that you already own a cohesive look by simply having the spines face the back of the bookshelf, as Jen Woodhouse of The House of Wood did in decorating her recycled wood and crate bookshelf.
A reclaimed lumber table is mixed with metal Tolix chairs and wicker chairs to create an informal, relaxed dining room. Designer tip: You don't have to buy a dining set. Mix it up with different chairs.
Multi-colored distressed wood is the perfect frame for this rustic wet bar area. A small refrigerator is nestled in next to wood cabinets under the neutral countertop. A lantern shines light onto the shelf, perfect for rustic decorations and the unique stick candle holder.
This gorgeous gate is a perfect aesthetic fit to the surrounding cottage garden as well as a functional entrance for the outdoor space. The distressed finish works with the whimsical look. The green shade allows it to be a focal point while still blending with the general color scheme of the natural hues around it.
A distressed wood cabinet and vintage gold leaf mirror create a charming vanity set up. A gold nightstand echoes the vintage flair, but contributes a different finish. Mounted light fixtures are affixed around the mirror adding soft light to the natural sunshine from the draped window.
Blue and white slip covers are fitted over the dining chairs circling the wood table in this pretty and pastel dining room. White hydrangeas centered on the table match the feminine and soft look of the design. Patterned armchairs sit next to a distressed wood cabinet against the wall. Blue lamp bases and curtains transfer the blue accent color through the room.
The classic mid-century modern style sofa in the living room has bright throw pillows and a wire magazine rack beside it as decorative elements, as seen on HGTV Fixer Upper. Yellow tulips displayed in large glass jugs compliment the yellow pillow and add brightness to the room. A distressed, wood country door adds lovely texture in the background.
White shiplap walls bring a beautiful, simple texture to the stylish set up of this hall space. A natural wood bench features a distressed finish with patterned throw pillows. Black and white framed art compliments the simplicity of the design approach while adding artistic intrigue.
Salvage and save money by using reclaimed wood for a barn door. Go big with the doors and embellish the area with a metal star, which can be found on the cheap at antique shops and junk shops. The weathered tones of the wood match with this star in this space designed by Cloth & Kind, and created by Athens Building Co.
The wood framed window fixture is the focal point in this open living room. The natural finish of the coffee table and exposed beams match the window treatment for a cohesive look. Distressed wall art and a box chandelier compliment the country design style. Brown leather seating is cushioned with sweater-like textured throw pillows.
A distressed finish over this country china cabinet stands out agains the polished hardwood floor and bright white wall paint. The blue color of the trim peaks through the distress mark to frame the piece.
Sliding distressed wood barn doors divide the master bedroom from the bathroom without taking up valuable floor space. The distressed wood is carried through to the headboard and is paired with contemporary bedding to create an industrial-chic look.