Features of the bedroom in the style of Provence
Provence style is a direction in interior design that is associated with the spaciousness and comfort of a country house. In general, the design of rooms in the Provencal style is very similar to the design of rooms in country style. The design of the bedroom in the style of Provence is quite possible to recreate your own hands. This style is ideal for finishing small bedrooms, as well as thematic design of spacious rooms.
Photo: furniture in the interior of the provincial style bedroom
Room color scheme
Characteristic colors for Provencal style are:
Such styles as country and provence belong to laconic designs, therefore the color solutions of both directions are very close to each other. The color scheme does not include contrasting colors, and all shades used should be in harmony with the interior of the room.
For wall decoration is best to use plain wallpaper or wallpaper with a vegetable print. The texture of the wallpaper can be both smooth and textured. Textured monochrome wallpaper is the perfect backdrop for decorative elements of the interior. The decoration of the walls in the Provencal style, as well as for the design of the bedroom in country style, can be carried out with the help of panels or pieces of wallpaper, framed by moldings.
Photo: an example of a successful choice of wallpaper for the bedroom in the style of Provence
Tip: You can stick the wallpaper in the bedroom with your own hands, but in order to maximize the similarity to the wall decoration in the style of Provence, it is recommended to put a border with vegetable print on the bottom of the wallpaper.
Provence is one of the design trends, which welcomes the presence of a large number of decorative elements in the interior of the room. The main components of this trend are various decorative trifles, such as forged products, vases, porcelain figurines, photo frames, mirrors, etc. Such decorative elements as pots made of macrame are able to fully convey the spirit of Provence in the bedroom interior. You can create such pots by yourself, after looking at the photo according to the description of the manufacturing process.
As well as for the direction of country for the Provence is characterized by the presence of antique watches and antique items. In order to decorate the interior, you can use furniture with floral ornaments. You can create unique designer things yourself using the decoupage technique. You can apply decoupage both on furniture and on lighting devices. It is also fashionable to paint decorative plates with your own hands, which are also an integral part of the Provence direction.
Photo: decorative plates in Provence style bedroom interior
The interior of the bedroom in the style of Provence includes the presence of functional furniture. Classic furniture made of artificially aged natural wood will convey the main attributes of life in the province to the maximum. Provencal design implies the presence of furniture. Handmade, decorated with wrought iron elements and stained glass windows. On the elements of furniture should be painted, the advantage is given to symbolic floral motifs.
An integral attribute of the provincial style is the presence in the bedroom of such furniture as a chest of drawers, bedside tables, dressing table, stool, armchairs, couch. The final touch is the presence of a chest, made in the technique of brushing or paving.
Textiles and lighting
The Provence style bedroom should be well lit. For lighting, wall and ceiling lamps, floor lamps and wall lamps are used, which work in several modes and give a soft diffused light. For better illumination of the room during the day, the window opening is made using light curtains. Lighting design can resemble a candelabra.
Photo: wall lights, giving a soft light, like nothing else will create in your bedroom Provence atmosphere
Photo: chest of drawers, as an essential attribute of the provincial style
The interior has a large amount of textiles: on the floor, on the bed and on the furniture. Commodes and bedside tables are decorated with napkins and products with embroidery, the bed is decorated with interior bedspreads and decorative pillows. Coarse materials such as flax, satin, burlap, chintz, and cotton dominate in textiles. Among the ornaments, preference is given to plant and flower motifs, a strip, peas and a cage.
Bed - a key element of the interior
The Provence bedroom is simplicity and style in everything, and the key element in the design of the whole room is the bed. Beds play the main role: although it has a fairly simple form, it should be richly decorated with the help of interior bedspreads and decorative pillows. Textile trim also matters, preference is given to lace and embroidery. The design of the bed can be supplemented with a canopy or canopy.
It is easy to decorate a bedroom in accordance with the requirements of Provence style, the main thing is to correctly place accents and draw up a color scheme of the room.