Wonderful new look reach through the frame of the old furniture
Garages and flea markets, but also our own cellar and the homes of grandparents and parents are often full of great antiques. They are retro-style or have sometimes pretty universal design.
It is only sufficient one redesigned this or if necessary restored, and inserts in the new, modern ambience. Allow us to share with some basic tips for the redesign of the old furniture? They are based on our experience of how it performs miracles of old objects by some simple tricks.
Reshape old furniture
Too many vintage have sometimes to go details
Vintage is a style that is loved by many people. However, others do not like him and might it even as repulsive. If you belong to the second group and yet have many old furniture made of precious materials, then you have other alternatives. With foils and colors they could be lending a very current look the old pieces of wood. Caution is announced, if it’s rare pieces.
Vintage furniture in the modern interior
If you have a coffee table that is everywhere at the flea market, he has no great value. It would be not so bad to cast it. If it very rarely occurs in terms of details, check whether it no longer would be worth, to sell it as dearly.
Living room furniture and coffee tables in retro style
The Grandma’s rocking chair
Did you spend more and more time in the rocking chair of OMA in your childhood? Maybe you have this chance now, but the steel somehow no longer matches your interior design. Or yet? With a new modern color and padding to a great effect. This should correspond with the remaining equipment. The retro shape would enroll almost in any any ambience.
Breathe new life into the old rocking chair
Renew surfaces of chests of drawers
Old chests are not to be confused with their classic outclass. They can be but slightly too modern. Take the playfulness of the drawers and give them a more modern face. This can be done simply by new livery. Take into consideration also patterning and brand-new colors, enrolling in the atmosphere better.
Flash colour accents put to use
New fresh paint
The pastel shades have a delicate radiance
Combine a neutral color with gold accents
Geometric figures in color
Better than new
If you restore old furniture, there are some basic rules which you should adhere. In the first place, you should respect the old character of the furniture. No matter how much you renew and edit the age typically through radiates through forms or other aspects. You should look so a color or paint, which is modern and has any relation to the original style. For example, orange. The shading is modern and has a relation to the vintage spirit. So it would be a great choice. You can select currently also the Orange under many different nuances.
Give a special character to the old Holzstühl
Alternatively you could aspire to a contrast between the modernity of the color and the antiquity of the form. Thus you give a great importance of the latter also.
Let new to upholster your furniture
Stain wood furniture in bold shades
Often, one rejects this possibility when it comes to the renewal of old wood furniture. Because you are accustomed to the natural color of this material to a whole new level. But if you have plenty of it already, you could afford even this playful aspect. A cushion or modern accessories that would provide for an excellent closure.
Bring bold colors in the game
And create interesting patterns
Make open shelves from old pieces of furniture
To restore old furniture, it can also happen that you get only a part of it. Old closets have often dilapidated doors, but at the same time they are very healing from the inside. Remove the broken or rotted parts and paint the insides. Enjoy your new open shelves.
Hallway furniture with retro design
Give a new life to the old bed
Old bed designs have often beautiful frame, but outdated and healthy mechanisms. Miracle could do but this new bed coatings and mattresses, as well as new chic bed linen and duvets.
The bedroom Miss new look furniture
A chic vintage chest of drawers
Colour refresh RETR wood chest of drawers
Old becomes new
Wardrobe with deer print
Clearly, the vintage style in the trend is
Suitcase Chair itself build – creative DIY projects
Roles – for this you need only a wooden box coffee table
DIY open shelf from three drawers
Table lamp with linen lamp shade in a country house style
DIY wood table with glass from the old piano
The tables made of old singer sewing machines are very popular
Another interesting example
Use the old wooden door as a tabletop