Let’s take a little journey to explore the softer side of decor…one that is filled with the allure of the past. Sweet chippy furniture….little trinkets of love…pretty fresh blooms…little sparkling crystals …whispers of memories from a different time…
in other words… The Vintage Touch. Decorating with Vintage!
Today’s visit will be on the neutral side of color…all of the photos are for a touch inspiration…one may turn on that lightbulb idea and that’s what it is all about. Even if vintage is not your thing…sometime a little touch is just what you need. Enjoy…
A simple chippy vintage window becomes a focal point in the room…with touches of aged botanical prints and touches of days gone by it can warm your heart.
Let’s take a closer look at the vignette from above… just taking a vintage “frog” and adding a print creates a little focal of art. So simple…so sweet…so pretty.
Speaking of vintage windows and botanical beauties…
Common Ground shows us another masterpiece which would look amazing no matter what the style of the room…vintage…cottage chic…tradition and yes…even modern.
shows us here with this charming space that not everything needs a coat of paint : )
If you are looking to add a touch of vintage in a room…why not try this brilliant little idea…take a few vintage tart tins…add votive candles and voila!
This little space is a perfectly orchestrated vintage vignette. One of the vintage elements here could be just what you need to add that warm charm to a space!
Laughing with Angels blog is filled with vintage treasures…here is a piece that she purchased for the garden that is resting here for bit…hmm…wonder if it will ever reach the garden?
A vintage mirror like this is as sweet as an angels kiss.
In some cases a bit more than just a touch of vintage makes a room fabulous. All of the elements carefully collected and placed transports you to a special place in time.
Vintage books can take on a whole new purpose when upcycled…take a peek at the vintage lampshade frame…old pages of books add the special touch of love and style to this beauty. Then with a few other fabulous little finds…a perfect vignette is born.
Such beauty and grace…Full Bloom Cottage creates a truly elegant and gorgeous vintage inspired space.
Upcycled vintage and pieces of aged and chippy furniture blend seamlessly with all of the special touches throughout the space. Mix and Match works with vintage…in fact I think it was born to it.
Crystal and flowers are guaranteed to bring a vintage smile to a room.
You can add a touch of vintage charm in many different ways…I for one would love to know the stories that these vintage treasures would tell if they could only speak.
Vintage China and architectural elements can bring a crisp and new feel to a room also. How gorgeous.
If you have a collection of vintage treasures…just like this person has a gathering of vintage clocks…assemble them with some other bits of heartfelt memorabilia and a vignette is born.
This vintage scale is a perfect touch of vintage isn’t it!
A touch of vintage could even make a beautiful ocean scene even more gorgeous …ok…not practical…but fabulous!
A chippy vintage mantle plus some special little aged treasures gives this little space a cozy and warm feel.
Who knew that Grandma’s vintage chairs and table could go hand and hand with a subway sign piece of art? Some how it works : )
It is so much fun to explore the possibilities and they are truly ENDLESS!!!