French country cabinets

Distressed White French Country

By |July 19th, 2016|

With distressed white French country furnishings, you can easily create a charming hideaway that’s both elegant and relaxing. Unique pieces let you express yourself perfectly while lending your home the timeworn feel of a French country home, yet evoking a fresh, light feel that’s in keeping with your lifestyle.

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 With just a few key pieces, a traditional living space becomes a dreamy escape from everyday cares. A distressed white French Country sofa, delicately carved and adorned with plump throw pillows, invites relaxation. A carved mirror complements the sofa rather than matching perfectly, and whimsical touches like plants, antique china, and candelabra-inspired wall sconces […]

French Chic Style Furniture

By |April 7th, 2015|

French Chic style furniture blends classic French designs with fresh finishes and fabrics for a look that is beautifully timeless. Elegantly curved French sofas and settees can add a touch of class to any room. Mix in a warm French country armoire and some vintage French accent tables to get the feel of an authentic French manor. Finish the look with French shabby chic style chandeliers and mirrors.

Find stylish French chic furnishings like the items below at BelleEscape.com

 

Beautiful, Versatile French Armoires

By |August 13th, 2014|

French armoires can fill a space like no other piece of furniture. Imposing, regal and stylish, Armoires are quintessential statements pieces that come in many shapes, sizes and colors. These days, armoires are used in every room in the home for a multitude of purposes.

 

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Traditionally, armoires were used to hang or store clothing because European homes of days gone by did not have those functional areas we call “closets”.    While spacious closets are the norm today, armoires continue to delight lovers of French style who want to add a bit of old world romanticism to their bedroom.

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Fabulous French Country Cabinets

By |July 11th, 2014|

French Country cabinets are unparalleled in style, function, and versatility. Use these charming cabinets in living rooms to display pictures, books and treasured objects, in dining areas to store dishware and linens, in kitchens to hold pots, pans and food staples, and in family rooms as unique entertainment centers that complement other French country décor beautifully. Characterized by stunning hand-carved wood, French country cabinets are usually substantial in size and often serve as a room’s centerpiece, adding a sense of warmth and stylish sophistication. While many feature open shelves or glass doors, the most traditional French country cabinets boast rustic chicken wire doors. And whether […]

French Country Furniture Flair

By |June 25th, 2014|

French Country decor is popular worldwide. It strikes the perfect balance of beauty and comfort that easily fits into elegant homes and country cottages alike. Country French aficionados love the vibrant hues, classic patterns and rustic accents that give a warm and cozy feel to any room.

A wonderful distressed, painted or carved French Country cabinet can bring attention to a lovely collection or provide storage for serving pieces or family room items.

Place a painted French country sideboard in an unexpected location like an entryway and accent it with vintage candles, pottery and plants to add a slice of old France in your […]

Finding the Perfect Display Cabinet

By |October 2nd, 2013|

I think we all come across the same issues in our homes in trying to find more storage for things that we have accumulated over the years. Sometimes we just need the space to store them, and other times we want to display our treasured objects for everyone to admire. Selecting the right cabinet requires a lot of thought. First, what is the function: storage, display , bookshelf or a combination? Second, what is the best size for the space? And third, what style goes best with your home’s architecture and the room style. Display cabinets are often the focal […]

French Country Dining Room Furniture

By |July 2nd, 2013|

French County style dining rooms are warm and inviting spaces that allow guests to pull up a chair and linger over a dinner with friends and family. French Country design has been around for centuries and remains one of the most popular dining room styles today. To achieve this look there are many pieces you can pull together to create that inviting, French country appeal, but the centerpiece of it all is the dining table. The photo below is a great example of a rustic French Country dining room with a grand fireplace and wood beams. The sunflowers appear to […]

French Provencal Style – Get the Look

By |March 6th, 2013|

French Provencal Style is timeless and widely popular due to its warm colors, natural materials and charming relaxed appeal. This decor is as much at home in a small farmhouse as it is in a stately manor. We have selected a few gorgeous examples of Provence-Style spaces from our Pinterest board that show you exactly how to get the look with items from Belle Maison Francaise. Start making your wish list today!

French Settee, Gilded French Chandelier, French Wood Coffee Table

Elm Creek Distressed Oak Chest , French Country Dining Table, French Country Wire Mesh Cabinet

La Reine Daybed,  Diamond Carved Entry Chest, […]

Elements of French Decorating

By |January 28th, 2013|

French decorating encompasses styles from many periods in French history and regions throughout France. Whether it be French Country, Vintage French or Old World Chateau , all of these styles can be distinctly French, yet would not necessarily blend well together in one room design. Choose pieces with similarities in color palette , fabric, wood or style that complement each other. The three choices below are great examples of how curves, color and elegance can blend together into a feminine flair that is clearly French.

Adele French Settee      Arched Cabinet With Glass Doors      Ornate French Carved Table

What says French-style more […]

Dream Dining Rooms

By |November 11th, 2012|

Dining rooms are the gathering place of the home. A place where family and friends come together to enjoy a meal and each others’ company. With our busy lives, many families are hard-pressed to do this for even once during their day, which makes it even more special when it happens. Make your dining area a warm, inviting place where you and your family or guests choose to linger and spend time with each other. Choose the right size table for your space. It may be a round table like our Provence Round Dining Table or long and rectangular like […]