While you might not be able to go to the French Countryside, why not bring the French Countryside to you? A French country-style living room is effortlessly appealing; whether from a Provincial farmhouse to a seaside Brittany cottage to a Normandy country home, it is easy to pull inspiration from these beautiful places where art meets history.
Scroll down to see 10 of our French country living room ideas so you can finally chill out like a French girl!
1. Keep Neutrals Interesting
Pops of pattern and interesting natural features are crucial; subtle yet chic!
2. Use landscape art
Landscape artwork, especially large and old ones like these can have such an effect on a room and look oh so very French countryside. Add a vintage bar cart and seating to enjoy a nice glass of rosé.
3. French Style Simplified
It doesn’t have to look so old to be countryside. Take inspiration from this beautifully designed room with wood, brass, and brick!
4. Use French Blue
Pair the rich blue hue with neutrals, like white, silver, and tan, to let the traditional azure shine.
5. Think Rich
This library space is the definition of the art of living and the rich color and patterns are a reflection are crucial to achieving that French richness.
6. Blend Easy and Luxurious
Picture yourself on that couch with a glass of red wine. This comfortable, laid back living room captures perfectly both a chic yet cozy aesthetic.
7. Add some Modern Touches to a Traditional Space
French designers appreciate the mix of both traditional and modern. Don’t be afraid to try a little of both, trust me, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by the outcome.
8.Mix and Match Patterns
While your room might not naturally emulate French vibes, you can simply bring in some some rich textiles and accessories to make it more Français!
9. Embrace Natural Elements
Play up natural features, to embrace the countryside feel. Here, we see the fireplace is the main centerpiece being emphasized!
10.Emphasize Romantic and Feminine Features
Ooh la la! This curvy pink couch and mirror is absolutely fabulous giving off French chateau vibes!
Let me know what you think of these designs and if you’ll try any out! Comment below or tag us @ouiplease on instagram.
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