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Posts Tagged ‘modernfarmhousestyle’

Sunday Dinner

Sunday Dinner Remember Sunday Dinner?  Just hearing those words takes me back to that well-loved kitchen in my Grandparents house where a single table is overflowing with Sunday bounty….bowls of steaming, garden-fresh vegetables, Sunday roast, light-as-a-feather biscuits and homemade jam. Sunday dinner was once an American institution, a strong, familiar thread running deeply through our…

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Design Tip #9

Design Tip #9 Design Tip #9 to create the Modern Farmhouse Style – old farmhouse interiors are often dark and divided into several small rooms. For a modern take, remove walls and add room dividing beams. Stop by our showroom located in historic Purcellville, Virginia in Loudoun County to chat about opening up spaces. Name…

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Design Tip #8

Design Tip #8 Design Tip #8 to create your Modern Farmhouse Style – give a mostly white kitchen a personality punch with a mix of metals, warm aged brass, cool stainless steel and textures – wood beams and floors, shiplapped walls and a subway tile backsplash.  Name Please enter your name. Email Please enter a…

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Design Tip #7

Design Tip #7 Design Tip #7 to create the Modern Farmhouse Style is when decorating with wood, keep it subtle. Strike a balance between warmth and roughness with textures like soft linen and sleek metals to contrast with the rough wood. Name Please enter your name. Email Please enter a valid email. Your Message Please…

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Design Tip #6

Design Tip #6 Design Tip #6 to create the Modern Farmhouse Style is to put the architecture on display – exposed joinery or craftsmanship makes a room visually more interesting and gives it a soulful honesty. Keeping it natural also adds warmth, especially in a open space. Stop by the showroom located in historic Purcellville,…

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Design Tip #5

Design Tip #5 Design Tip #5 to create the modern farmhouse style is to rethink the original purpose or design when you put old pieces to work for your space. For example, turn narrow shutters into cabinet doors or this old cobblers bench into a bar countertop. Name Please enter your name. Email Please enter…

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Design Tip #4

Design Tip #4 Design Tip #4 to create a Modern Farmhouse Style is to “Embrace Patina.” Anything pristine tends not to work. You need to be at peace with the distressed items. Shenandoah Furniture Gallery has all the original patinaed lumber to add that touch of old to your new. Stop by our showroom located…

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Design Tip #1

Design Tip #1 Design tip #1 to bring a touch of farmhouse style to your home is to mix genres. Do not stay true to one aesthetic (especially if it’s country) or you will date your home immediately. The key to a classic, modern but not dated space is to mix styles and provenance in…

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