cottage chic furniture

Find the Perfect French Bench!

March 21st, 2013|

Available in many shapes and sizes, French Benches and Ottomans are sure to add a chic elegance to your decor.  Benches have the bonus of having a huge visual impact, yet the space they occupy is often minimal. The settees below are generally defined as small sofas or benches with a high back that may or […]

French Country Buffets and Sideboards

February 25th, 2013|

French Country buffets and sideboards, traditionally used to store dishes, are now used as expression pieces in a dining area to showcase decor in addition to storing dishes, linens and treasured items. Many pieces have functional drawers to keep flatware and linens in their place with an additional display space for stemware or serving pieces. Fabulous […]

Furniture in a Bouquet of Colors – Your Choice

February 4th, 2013|

You are unique, so why shouldn’t your furniture be? At Belle Escape, you can order hundreds of painted furniture pieces in the color of your choice. With nearly 30 finish samples to choose from, there’s something for everyone. And we’ve just add 15 new finishes, both painted finishes and stains! Just select the piece you […]

Elements of French Decorating

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 […]

Choose Your Perfect Sideboard

January 18th, 2013|

French sideboards are both artistic and functional. These lovely pieces of dining room furniture are traditionally used to store your best flatware, china and linens for entertaining. The interiors usually have spacious cabinets, drawers or both and a flat surface top that can be used to serve buffet style. Some are a showcase piece in […]

Add Magic to your Home for the Holidays

December 13th, 2012|

Is your home ready for the holidays? Warm and inviting to guests and comforting and festive for your family? You may have already decorated with a tree, candles, garland and stockings, but adding a few special furnishings can really make a dramatic difference to making your home magical. You may also be thinking of a […]

Vintage French Chandeliers

October 8th, 2012|

Searching for that perfect centerpiece to add a dramatic lighting element to a favorite room? Our Antiqued French Chandeliers create a sense of elegance, drama, and style. Our Gilded Versaille Chic Chandelier has all of the above and makes an impressive statement with it’s sweeping wrought iron arms and Old World glow. And our Crystal […]

Vineyard Escape Home Furnishings

September 20th, 2012|

Are you a wine lover who wants to share your passion with friends and family? Belle Escape features an array of furnishings that reflect the old world style of a French vineyard, including aged, rustic pieces with metal accents. Our Chateau Doors Armoire has all of these details and looks as if it is the […]

French Burlap Stools

August 28th, 2012|

Wine crate stools are all the rage right now! Everything you are looking for in a small, compact size, these reclaimed wine crate stools are big multi-taskers. They can serve as extra seating, a handy ottoman, an instant coffee table with two pushed together, or best of all, extra storage with the top removable so you […]

French Armchairs – Chic & Sleek!

July 1st, 2012|

These fabulous armchairs from our Belle Maison Francaise boutique are beautifully designed to replicate period pieces from a variety of vintage French styles such as Baroque, Rococo, Louis XV and Provence.

Belle Maison features a wide variety of French style armchairs that blend old world styling with fresh fabrics and chic embellishments. Some of the hot […]