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It was in the 1980s when Rachel Ashwell began the use of this term then an inexpensive line of furniture became popular for shabby chic decorating. The furniture associates with a number of historical designs from different periods the pieces are created to look as if they´re older worn and from an earlier period for instance the 18oo´s country French Shaker designs plus many others.

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Arranging the chairs in the room is a very important thing. Do not space chairs a great distance away from each other; keep a distance of six to eight feet in distance between them. This is to allow for easier conversation. The worst thing is to for your guests or family to have to yell because the chairs are too far away from each other. Make sure that there is also a lighting source by the seating area so it will not be so dim. Coffee tables should be anywhere from 14 to 18 inches from seats and accessible to all the seating areas. Side tables should be as tall as the arms of chairs of the sofa. Also make sure not to make the space too cluttered so there will still be ample room to walk and move around the living room.

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If you want to get the most out of your room you have to properly arrange furniture pieces. With proper living room furniture arrangementyou will guarantee that the space is used to get the best look. Good furniture arrangement can be done with some simple planning and creativity. It may appear to be difficult but it is actually easier than it seems.

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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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Your living room can quickly become a game room a fine dining room or even a home theater. Bring out the card tables and move the chairs around so that you have a great game room for friends to bring their favorite games for a game night. Cover those same tables with tablecloths and serve your best gourmet meal and you have fine dining in your own home. Invite friends over for a movie night and arrange those chairs like stadium seating for the movie night. Just add soda popcorn and a DVD.

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What are the great benefits to butterfly chairs? These chairs are classically timeless with none of the expenses! These are great outdoor chairs because they are foldable and save so much space when you don´t have much. They are very versatile in their covers as you can go as cheap as plastic and as expensive as genuine leather. These are attractive chairs that are also portable so you can carry them to the next soccer game and have a great time not worrying about dirtying your pants and just sit back and enjoy the views. These are also great for indoors as it was designed for comfort and aesthetics. Once you know what you are looking for in both your decor and determine your budget you too can get great moon chairs or butterfly chairs.

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In this way chairs do have a lot of "power" in decorating when used in groups and with creative arrangements. I hope this article has shown you the importance of chairs as a design element in living rooms.

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The chaise lounge should actually come with a warning; whilst most people will buy one for their good looks and classy appearance they will tend to make you spend a lot more time lounging than actually doing boring housework.

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After a long stressful day at work we always look forward to go home and relax. At home we always have this special area where we loosen up. It could be the patio the living room or the bedroom. It is essential that you have furniture which will provide the utmost comfort to give you that relaxing feeling. A chaise lounge chair is a great piece of furniture that will aid in relaxation.

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The pride of creating shabby chic furniture belongs to everyone even if you don´t have any old or antique furniture in your home. From thrift shops and garage sales look for pieces of furniture that have some antique lines or furniture with a lot of curves. There is no need to spend on expensive beds large closets or huge sofas nothing has to be purchased. Many decorators do shabby chic painting using old suitcases stools pieces of broken glasses broken vases and lamps with a little bit of reason and a sense of freedom home decorators can find pride in shabby chic decor.

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