French shabby-chic feel with any light you find on sale. Using spray paint (for metal), you can change it to white in no time. When thoroughly dry, you can rub it with sandpaper to give it a worn, antiqued look.
New-world chic: Two different toiles combine with oversize gingham checks in this airy bedroom, unified by the lavender palette (a nice nod to the lavender that blooms across French fields). The soft, swooping canopy adds just the right touch of drama and elegance.
New-world chic: This inviting seating vignette feels as though there's a story behind every piece in it — it's like the most stylish collection of hand-me-downs possible. Even the new items whisper of age. The faded colors of the fabrics feel perfectly in step with the patina of the woods.