Swedish cottage style is warm and inviting, reminiscent of French land and shabby chic design. The style includes vintage pieces, casual floral textiles, distressed furniture and rustic elements. Cottage style includes many different looks, from an enchanting garden hideaway to an airy beach home. Create a simple yet elegant style using natural elements such as braid and wood. Transform your antique and vintage collectibles into cottage-inspired decor pieces.
Decorate Swedish cottage, hang delicate floral patterned wallpaper in your bedroom for a shabby chic look. Cover bed with a white handmade quilt and pink petal shaped decorative pillows. Spruce up windows with white rivets curtains. Paint a vintage metal chandelier with pastels and hang it as a soft lighting element. Deck your living room with a beach cabin inspired look. Paint the walls a fresh lemon yellow or soft turquoise to set the background. Hang bamboo blinds that allow filtered sunlight to enter the room. Choose a sofa and chair set featuring white or tan linen upholstery. Hang e photos in whitewashed wooden frames.
Design a welcoming Swedish cottage kitchen to entertain family and friends. Update boring white cabinets and walls with a layer of butter-yellow paint. Buy a coarsely chilled kitchen table built from regenerated oak and lumber laden wood the shelves create a rugged and charming surface. Use a vintage vase filled with wild flowers as a centerpiece. Wrap faux or real ivory vines around an antique baker rack for a fresh look.