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cezaney

It took me a while to answer to this designing tip. But, I love the English/Cottage style. My place is a mixture ofEnglish/Country/Cottage; with a tad of modern components.

To the person (Scarbowcow) who says a man would not be comfortable in this setting; I beg to differ! So negative. "Get, real"!

I do not live in a fairy tale world, I live in the real, hardcore, realistic world, but, I like nice, classy, items around me and Shabby Chic is that: linens, et al. Only thing I found 'fairy tale' was your delusional comments about design.

Only a man with class could be happy with English style, and, who loves his woman no matter what.

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brdnrd

annpossis I laughed and laughed and laughed. Clearly, shabby chic is not for everyone, but no style captures every ones tastes. However, I don't think I have ever read the comments section of an article where there has been so much controversy.

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I am really drawn to the laid back coastal, cottage and French Country style that incorporate the shabby chic aesthetic. It's such a welcoming design style that allows you to live without fear of "nicking up" the furniture. I understand the mindset that favors elegant perfection, but to each his or her own.

   

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