The old world style of decorating is a mixture of rustic, timeworn pieces and European influences, which can bring a cozy feeling to any interior. By making a few changes to your home’s decor, you can always feel like you’re on vacation in the Spanish or Tuscan countryside.
Floors and Walls
To evoke a sense of old world in your room, the first thing you may want to do is change your wall colors or flooring. Rich colors like burgundy, gold, navy and cream are commonly found in old world color palettes. You could also try adding texture or patterns to your walls by using tapestries or damask wallpaper. For floors, hardwoods such as Provenza old world flooring are a great way to add character. Add rugs with floral patterns for texture and warmth.
Old world furniture is typically heavy, freestanding, formal and somewhat weathered. Wood furniture is common, … Read More