Farmhouse style homes have been trendy for many reasons. One reason people gravitate towards the farmhouse style is because of how homey and comfortable the look feels. From the patterns to natural elements, the farmhouse design has proven it’s here for the long haul. So, how does one achieve the look? Follow this simple guideline to create your goal farmhouse aesthetic!
Natural oak is a staple in the farmhouse design – from the floors to furniture to accessories, natural oak takes the win in terms of wood colors!
A deep farmhouse sink is a must-have in an authentic farmhouse design! Plus, it’s an efficient sink to invest in for your kitchen.
Barn doors have gained popularity over the years because it’s both stylish and saves room in your home. Installing a barn door will give your home that farmhouse feel!
From pendants to bed frames, iron options are endless and a must-have in order to achieve a full farmhouse design. Visit an antique shop for unique pieces that’ll pull the room together!
Again, the options are endless. Reclaimed wood can be in the form of furniture, beams, lights, and more. Get creative and look into some DIY projects involving reclaimed wood!
Piles of Firewood
Have you ever walked into a farmhouse and not seen a pile of firewood, either as decoration or for actual use? Adding a pile of firewood will give your space a farmhouse feel!
The staple pattern of the farmhouse – gingham. Towels, rugs, blankets, baskets, and more make great additives to any room!
Country or Rustic Kitchen
Natural wood, soft edges, large appliances are all ways to achieve the country and rustic kitchen feels, contributing to the overall farmhouse design.
Exposed beams can be a gorgeous focal point in itself, but adding exposed beams (especially using reclaimed wood) will make your home feel like a farmhouse in no time.
A built-in pantry is useful and it’s a staple in the farmhouse design. Add a built-in pantry to your kitchen!
Not only is it more efficient to see everything in your kitchen, but open cabinets can also be designed beautifully to show off your farmhouse accessories!
Farmhouse designs are all about comfort and feeling at home. Warm hues, such as reds, yellows, tans, and coppers, will all achieve this goal.
Chandeliers and Pendants
There’s so many chandeliers and pendants to choose from to make your farmhouse style come to life! Iron, wood, and glass are all beautiful finishes that’ll go with the farmhouse style.
Farm to Table
Accessories using “farm to table” decor for an authentic farmhouse design feel! Take it a step further and invest in some chickens and a coop for fresh eggs!
Whether it’s natural or painted, exposed brick is a must-have in farmhouses! Upgrade your fireplace but don’t get rid of that exposed brick for a farmhouse feel.
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