Vintage is a style that came from France. And initially it was not the style of the interior. This word winemakers called wine, which has had many years of exposure. Later, interior design, style of clothes, music and other areas of culture and fashion became vintage. Vintage penetrated wherever he could.
Table lamp Everything that relates to this direction has one main characteristic - aged. If an item can be categorized as retro, then it is vintage.
Today there is a whole industry of creating specially aged things, interior items and various knick-knacks. The market of artificially aged clothing is also actively thriving.
The interior in vintage style is filled with the things of antiquity. This may be a mirror in a shabby frame, statues of old green copper, cracked wooden surfaces of tables. Also different curtains, a multi-colored decor from layers of paint, soft colors are very relevant here.
Typically, this interior is dominated by a gamma of gray-blue, gray-green, beige, pink and other soft shades. This is a business card style.
Often floral patterns can be found in vintage interiors. . Such patterns are also dull, aged, sometimes cracked. Fabrics with patterns look faded.
How to create
Vintage in the interior has many faces. To create such a design at home in two ways.
Vintage has a special requirement for the floor, ceiling, walls and other places of the room.
When choosing wallpaper, take those that have a contrasting pattern. Perfect pink color.
Vintage is characterized by floral and floral patterns, so you need to select the appropriate type of wallpaper.
Oriental-style patterns are perfect. It could be something Chinese or Japanese. Various flowers, butterflies, thickets and leaves are the best choice. The ornament of the pattern must be large in order to create an appropriate atmosphere.
In vintage style there is no clear temporary boundaries. Approximately in the interior there should be furniture of the 19-20th century. However, older things are appropriate. The rooms can accommodate dressers, centenary cabinets, patinated things. For example, tables can be purchased new, but artificially aged.
Chest The bedroom should be designed accordingly. In the center of the bedroom is a bed. But it should not be just a bed. It is appropriate to place only forged or very massive wooden. Also, the bedroom needs to arrange a variety of accessories and details. From the furniture a small table with a lot of drawers is perfect. Of course, it must be worn. You can also put a mirror in the old frame.
The frame can be decorated with floral and floral designs. Intricate patterns are welcome. You can purchase a frame with shabby gilding. In the bedroom you need to create an appropriate decor. On the bed, you can place pads, on the bureau or table - knitted napkins. It makes sense to recall what was in the house of the grandmother. After all, there certainly could find a variety of napkins, which were previously done manually. Today, such things can still be found, because such work has entered a special direction - a fashionable hand-made.
Vintage style not only allows you to create an interesting and original design in the apartment. It is also very economical.In order to arrange a room in this style, as a rule, no special expenses are needed. Although here you can do everything expensive (for example, buying antique furniture). To make a beautiful interior, you just need to follow a few principles.
Among the materials in the vintage interior is very popular ceramics, wrought copper, wood, various finishing materials. All this should be aged and look appropriate. Patina patina is the most precious thing such a thing has.
An interior designed in this way would be incomplete without some details. For example, dried flowers. Vintage rooms are specially decorated with dried flowers. Also here various seasonal flowers will be appropriate. The design of bouquets and vases should be done differently than usual. It is better to play on the contrast, placing in one vase large and small flowers. They should not stand strictly, it is better if the bush is a little careless, disheveled. Under the flowers are perfectly metal vases. It is also possible to use vessels from crystal.
Another distinctive feature of vintage is the presence of barely readable inscriptions on objects. This is also an indicator of antiquity. If you visit special shops and markets, you can find such items.