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If you take pride in preserving old furniture you´ll be amazed at the opportunities this style of decorating offers. Restore a worn deck chair for living room furniture fix up old wood using a transparent blue stain paint. Bring in a garden arbor to make your scheme distinctive use garden statues such as angels or combine pieces from your grandmother´s home with pieces you have chosen. If you take pride in preserving old furniture these ideas will make you a proud decorator

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low back reclining sofalow back reclining sofa

This arrangement without a sofa is actually a better use of symmetry. All that is needed is a color scheme and a fabric preference. Carry the paint chip and fabric clipping to the furniture store and start choosing the correct chairs for your home. You can choose complementary colors or you can choose chairs that do not match at all. The sharp contrasts may be exactly the look that you want.

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burgundy wingback chairsburgundy wingback chairs

If you have a multipurpose room furniture should be arranged in a special way. Arrange furniture to divide the room into a separate dining space and living room space. You can do this by placing a screen or even curtains. These two ways are relatively inexpensive and simple. However you must ensure that the room stays cohesive and that the screen or curtains does not clash. Rugs especially area rugs can also help to divide and define the different spaces in a multipurpose room.

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Armless chairs - These chairs are more modern and elegant. Imagine a typical upholstered chair but without the arms. Armless chairs have a cushion seat and back. Some styles will have a curve to the back while others are just a straight back. Most armless chairs have visible legs with finished wood.

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vintage leather wingback chairvintage leather wingback chair

In the living room decorators can use house hold furniture already in their home they can sand half of the paint off a piece to give it a worn look or add a light layer of paint to a wood piece. Decorators may also use several layers of different shades on top of one another so that the shabby chic piece appears to be from an earlier age the idea is to break up sets by painting each piece a different color. The paint treatment can also be used to create a cottage tile floor by painting the floor to resemble a blue and white checkerboard.

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black chaise lounge cushionsblack chaise lounge cushions

The classic indoor chaise lounge screams French decadence with its flowing lines and hardly a straight line or ninety degree angle in sight. French furniture makers are well renowned for their artistic flair and of being able to bring a touch of romance to their furniture and this is nowhere more obvious than in the classic chaise lounge. So if you´re looking for a classy but somehow romantic piece of furniture whether for the bedroom sitting room or even your study the chaise lounge is your only choice its like buying two pieces of furniture in one. Firstly there´s the comfort the long chair allows you to stretch out lie down or sit virtually in any position so it´s great for reading a book or for taking an afternoon nap. Secondly it´s extremely good looks make it very difficult for an ordinary chair or sofa to match its plush smooth lines.

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As many can attest through personal experience these newer more compact models found their way in to the living room of the 1970´s. However these chairs tended to be in out of the way dens and not the formal living rooms. Some people just refused to get rid of these comfy chairs.

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This style will turn your living room into a comfortable space with the romance of things that are old or vintage pieces that have a purpose. A shabby chic living room is perfect if you´ll like to show off your favorite accessories and antiques. And best of all it is possible to create your own shabby chic decor using items in your home and paints.

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