One of the most common misconceptions about shabby chic is that it’s a modern idea. In fact this simply isn’t the case. It has been very popular for some years now and is a style that’s clearly not getting any less popular. Shabby chic furniture has made it through many decorative periods, you can create whichever look you like and no two shabby chic rooms will be the same. A French dining table, for instance, has a bespoke look and feel about it which is sure to set your home apart from the rest. There’s a wide range of farmhouse, distressed, shabby chic dining table and chairs to choose from. Most dining suites in this vintage style are made in oak or pine, ideal as centrepieces in a dining room.
With a shabby chic dining table and chairs, you can choose from a selected range of eye-catching finishes, it’s up to you. There are also different styles of tables to complement the shape of any room. The exciting thing about shabby chic furniture is that you can mix and match, you don’t have to have everything the same. How about having a beautiful French dining table decorated with shabby chic accessories like a pastel coloured glass vase or antique glass candle holders? Shabby chic makes homes look cosy and lived in, perfect if you’re trying to get away from a show home feel. The idea of shabby chic is to incorporate antique charm with a modern twist, what could be better?