Vintage furniture has been part of current designs for some time. All that spirit of the old has been incorporated even into modern designs. So many ideas abound that make it difficult to reach a conclusion. That’s why we’ve rounded up a few that use a variety of vintage furniture to create this look. We are sure that these ideas will inspire you to get the most out of your decoration.
Vintage furniture to create functional spaces
To start creating a vintage accent at home, some detail or furniture may be enough. In several images the use of suitcases or trunks is recurrent. As a positive point, it should be noted that in both cases very functional vintage furniture can be made with them. For example, a folded trunk is a perfect coffee table and will become a functional and beautiful piece.
This is just a sample of how vintage decor can add personality and artistic accents. To give it a feminine touch, you can add furniture with curved finishes to your decoration. Vintage furniture is also the perfect option for you to play with textures. Many items like old wooden stairs can be given a second life in a simple way.
Turning them into great pieces of decoration or something functional to place plants or any accessory. There are many ingenious configurations to take advantage of wooden stairs. Best of all, it will look perfect in any part of the house. In the bedroom to organize clothes, in an office or simply in the living room.
In vintage decoration, the key is often in the combination of everything we find. Furniture, displays, suitcases, vases all organized in the right way will be the key to our success. It is undoubtedly something fun to mix each of our findings. Nor should we lack a bouquet of flowers to fill the environment with freshness.
The potential of vintage furniture cannot be ignored, however walls are a landmark in any setting. That is why we recommend you take advantage of them in the best way. The walls with some period pieces are embellished economically and effectively. Several pieces combined will change the style of the stairs or any hall.
The key is to be creative, with wooden frames or recovering an old window that can serve as a frame for our family photos. We have several DIY projects that will be of great help to you. In the same way, for vintage walls, the use of plates is something classic. Different types of plates of various sizes form a set that cannot be ignored.
It is always possible to combine it with other accessories on the walls, taking care not to overload the space. They especially look great in areas such as the dining room in an open space. The dishes are as peculiar as the use of vintage suitcases to create our own side table. In an apartment, study or room they are creations that at all times will look perfect for being peculiar.
Vintage furniture for kitchen decoration
If we think about kitchens, there is nothing better for a vintage or rural air than open shelves. You just have to complete the scene with the right accessories. Every corner of the house is perfect if you decide to add some antique furniture or accessories. Let’s say even on the dresser with some simple pieces of furniture that add the beauty of the old.
It is important that the chair blends in well with the whole environment and follows the vintage line with the dressing table. Another important detail in kitchens are the appliances that are used and their style. Currently a great infinity of models are available that have precisely a different and retro air in their design. Especially the refrigerators are impossible to ignore.
In a vintage kitchen they are in charge of completing the personality of the whole place. Something interesting are the colors, due to this great variety we will always find the one that will be perfect according to our kitchen. Any of the pieces that we see in the photos can be combined in apartments that have a contemporary look. If in the same way we had to mention a material it would be copper.
Its presence is really interesting and in furniture such as tables it looks great. Many recycled tables are perfect, some objects such as vinyls can be used in the same way in the creation of DIY objects and reinforce the decoration. In a general sense, the key is in creativity and the way we combine everything we find.
It will be a fun process with surprising results. With just a few old drawers we will achieve the perfect organization space for any place in a few minutes. Whether for the office, the bathroom or the kitchen the effect will be magnificent. Using the right colors is something that always has a wide effect in these cases.
For the vintage style there are some colors that are characteristic. Using them is a guarantee that we achieve a true vintage style in the decoration. We must start with the red that we can use very discreetly. It is an intense color that must be combined with softer colors. These colors can be used in carpets, curtains or even in tapestries.
Even for a small wall it is great as an accent. Orange is another great example and can be used in a wide variety of shades. Starting with the pastels to the strongest ones that can also be used in the same textiles that we mentioned. With a little experimentation it is even possible to take risks with some furniture of this color.
A sofa is not a bad idea that will surprise us in the end. The yellow ones are others that we cannot escape from. It is a really important color within the whole vintage style. It is easy to use and the combination with other colors of this style has very good results. On a gray background wallpaper with yellow elements will be perfect. It can be said that it is a classic of vintage decoration. The contrast that is achieved is unique and adding it in other details will fill our home with joy. Enjoy these photos and find new possibilities.