Paint them with chalk paint patina. If you like old stuff then this is your style.
Update tired wooden furniture pieces such as desks dressing tables bookcases and armoires with complementary paint colors applied fabric or wallpaper details decoupaged images or stenciled motifs.
How to decorate your bedroom vintage. If you want to have a vintage style in your bedroom then keep reading these ideas. Be from the second one and use your imagination to create a perfect home decor. Gentle hues of blue lavender or green are considered calm and serene.
This idea will create a beautiful vintage feel on a tabletop in your bedroom. Go to your local antique shop or thrift store and find one or two items you really love like this old vintage gas can and use it on your coffee table to display flowers instead of your typical vase. These diy vintage decorations are so simple but they will be the spotlight in your home decor.
Bring some antique moments in your home. For a vintage look use your index finger to apply a thin layer of petroleum jelly anywhere you don t want the paint to stick. For example if you use a light color like beige then don t use dark colors like black for the rest of the decoration.
The paint will come right off. Tone the look down with a neutral carpet on the floor and add clear glass and metallic details around the room to keep the scheme easy on the eye. Get a collection of antique frames in all shapes and sizes.
After that run a damp rag over the areas you applied the petroleum jelly. Rich jewel toned hues help set the mood of coziness and comfort. Amazing pallet shelf with herb jars.
Create a grown up vintage bedroom go for a modern french country scheme with a daffodil yellow floral wallpaper teamed with elegant furniture painted in soft grey. Then paint the entire surface and let the paint dry for a few hours. It s up to you.
If you re new to decorating with vintage decor i recommend starting small. Move in a statuesque iron brass or four poster bed as a centerpiece for your vintage bedroom design. In this new orleans home an antique bed resides happily alongside a vintage chinese screen a handmade moroccan rug and a black and white photograph of kate moss.
Spice up your your style with some vintage pieces of furniture. Talking about the colors try to make a good color combination. Or do something completely different.
Instead use a folding chair as a bedside table lean an old shutter against the wall and adorn it with a vintage calendar or set a pretty mirror on the floor. A bedroom is the most personal space in your house which makes it perfect for expressing seemingly disparate facets of your own unique sensibility. Instead of bold primary colors choose soothing shades and a restful palette of monochromatic tones.
Then arrange them on a tabletop leaning them against the wall. If you want you can set a couple of small tabletop frames with photos enclosed in front of the display. The only rule when decorating with vintage furnishings is to use your creativity.