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Modern French Furniture

By |April 1st, 2015|

Modern French furniture offers magnificent details that pair the look of classic vintage French furnishings with cosmopolitan accents. Think of a classic fauteuil with a heavily ornamented frame and modern nailhead trim, or a modern chandelier positioned above a rustic French country table. Graceful floral designs, soft, natural fabrics, and a light, neutral color palette […]

French Arm Chairs – Timeless and Fabulous

By |September 29th, 2014|

 

French upholstered arm chairs have been “en vogue” since the time of Louis XV. Prior to that time, arm chairs were primarily made from wood and designed with erect backs. But the Renaissance period redefined all art forms, including furniture design, leading to more comfortable lounge chairs with cushioned seats, semi-reclining backs and swooping arms. […]

Find the Perfect French Bench!

By |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 […]

Vintage French Mirrors

By |February 17th, 2013|

Originating in Egypt thousands of years ago as religious ceremonial devices, mirrors are now used primarily for grooming, but also as interior design elements to make a room appear larger, add more reflective light to a space or simply to add a touch of sophisticated elegance to a room.

France’s King Louis XIV can be credited […]

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 […]

French Style Living Room

By |September 6th, 2012|

Experience the plush comfort of our natural fabric sofa sets and separates to create a soft, neutral tone to your living space. Our Maison Blanc living room collection has a wonderful sofa, armchair and settee set to show off curvy lines and a romantic feel to your room.

If you are looking for a more masculine and […]

French Armchairs – Chic & Sleek!

By |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 […]

Vintage French Chic Elegance in Our Belle Maison Francaise Boutique

By |March 23rd, 2012|

French furniture is always in style, but these vintage French chic pieces will simply sweep you off your feet! They combine classic forms with distressed finishes for an old world look with a fresh feel. There’s just something about the hand-carved details, antiqued mirror effects and utterly dreamy finishes that sets these beautiful pieces apart.

Gorgeous […]

Belle Escape Launches New French Furniture Boutique!

By |April 5th, 2011|

Belle Escape is delighted to announce the launch of a new online specialty boutique: Belle Maison Francaise! This new store features French furniture with flair – classic styles with contemporary finishes and fabrics. Take a look – there are so many Ooh la la pieces to see! For the full experience, escape to France for […]

Best Gift for Her this Holiday!!

By |December 3rd, 2010|

Over the past few days, something unusual has happened – something that only happens once a year! Can you guess what that might be? I’ll give you a one word hint: men! Yes, suddenly we’re getting more calls and emails than ever before from men. “What’s a great gift idea for her?” they’re asking. They’re […]