Home Design Ideas

Choosing your home decor style

No matter what kind of home you have, castle or cottage, huge bungalow or small apartment, you need to choose your home decor style in order to bring out the beauty of the home. Fortunately, there are thousands of ideas that can be used for choosing your home decor style.

The very first thing that need to keep in mind before choosing your home decor style is that you need to have a theme in your mind. This can be contemporary, conventional or standard. If you decide to go for modern home décor style, you will have a range of options to choose from. Deciding a single choice would perhaps become very difficult. Right from chandeliers to furniture and paints to flooring, you can find some of the fantastic options to choose from.

Second, if choosing your home decor style is that of antiquity, then you will have to search a little harder. Antique things are not commonly available and these will be found only in some of the specialty stores that sell such conventional items. If antique is your décor style, then it can be highly appreciable since it brings in a sense of royalty and sophistication to your home as well as adds grace to interiors.


Finally, if you have decided to keep the home décor style standard, you can still find many options. In standard home décor and styling, what you can choose is standard, yet beautiful furniture and painting with standard colors. Usually, if you do not have high budget, you can use standard home décor style.

Choosing your home decor style from any of these options can be absolutely great and can bring out the special effect of your home.



Victorian Furniture Home Design Ideas

If you are looking for antique Victorian furniture ideas, modern Victorian furniture or Victorian furniture for just your bedroom, you have come to the right place. Today, we will take a look at inventive methods (that don’t go heavy on your pockets) to add a pinch of nostalgia to your homes, from the old 1850s Victorian days.

Mix Some Modern Styles into Your Victorian Furniture

Some prefer to call this look diverse, but we call it a refined mixture – Modern Victorian furniture. Most people who own an old Victorian home want to add a contemporary touch to their living and those who do not own one, long for the bygone Victorian touch, as it is hard to come by.

Here is some modern Victorian inspiration for your bedroom:

  • Paint your old armoire a lustrous and bold black or a crunchy white (Just the thought of this gives us antique lovers the shudders)
  • Remodel you’re the old Victorian dining table by simply refurnishing the chair cushions with modern tints.
  • Upholster your modern sofa fabric with a Victorian style fabric like floral, tapestry or damask. Or do the opposite with a Victoria style sofa with some modern tangy fabric.
  • Pair up an old wooden table with chic and clear style chairs like proper steel or clear acrylic.
  • Add carved wooden pieces anywhere you can – just don’t overdo it. Do just think about the furniture, trying meshing mirror frames or lamps or even picture frames.
  • Don’t opt for extremely cheap furniture, even if you want to give your home a Victorian look. You can mix and match the interiors with chic and stylish modern furniture designs.
  • Augment your living room with a fireplace mantle. You can get those old wooden designs at flea markets at very affordable prices.
  • Recover old architecture and reuse it in your home. We are talking about old windows, doors, trims, curtains anything that can give the olden (golden) touch to your home – an antique Victorian furniture style.
  • Add marble to your interior elements. Whether it is a marble topped center table or a marble carved statue, adding this element will give your home an ideally rich feel and promote the high-quality aesthetics that remind your guests of the Victorian era.
  • If you have a modern home and a (very) open floor plan, consider painting discrete single tinted walls with accent to add a Victorian vibe to your contemporary den.
  • If you are lucky enough to own a Victorian home, then paint the small rooms with vibrant hues, all different from each other.
  • Add the romantic touch of the Victorian times with fresh flowers and floral fabrics in pillows. Even a simple change like a adding some floral printed pillows to your modern chairs can add a vintage look.

We hope you like our for Victorian Furniture Home Design ideas. If you have your own, do let us know through the comments section below.