French Accents Everywhere: Ideas and Inspiration

French accents are just one, unique way to create a soft, romantic atmosphere in your home. Whether it’s in the bedroom or creating a cozy kitchen, Parisian styles are one of the most sophisticated and delicate. They can be beautiful. They can be sexy. And they can be inspiring. Take a peek at all of these wonderful ideas and inspiration we’ve collected. Soon, you’ll have French accents everywhere and anywhere around your own home!

1. Subdued Highlights.

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This grandiose hallway is highlighted by a couple of country-French chandeliers. It’s subdued and delicate without being too girlish or over-the-top. They provide soft lighting, which adds to this style’s overall those, and they mold well with the rest of the decor.{image by Cabell Design Studio}.

2. Modernized Eclecticism.

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We’re all about mixing and matching to your hearts desire. And French-inspired accents are one of the many ways to put your own personal spin on an eclectic, boho space. The scones, the vintage plates and even the wooden picnic basket all come together in the most charming of Parisian ways.

3. Cornered Creative.

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Jazz up any corner with an antique, French-inspired chair, some blankets and several good books. It looks cozy, a tinge feminine and perfect for a topping to any welcoming room. The guest room, foyer and even a large living room would be a great place to dawn this idea.

4. Neutral Luxury.

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Breathtaking isn’t it? Between the mirror over the mantle and the chandelier, this room may be of neutral shades but it’s screaming of bold, dramatic French style.

5. Tufted Time.

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The tufted sofa with its rolled sleeves is the perfect way to bring just a bit of French into your contemporary space. It rounds out the entire room without transforming the modern style into something entirely out of your vision.

6. 21st Century.

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If you’re not necessarily inspired by vintage Parisian flavor, then why not try a bit of the contemporary, in-the-now ways of decorating. Paint your room in a natural white and fill it with dark, modern furniture … and always some fresh florals. It’s stylish, a bit masculine and very French.{found on site}.

7. Decadent Colors.

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A simple way to add French flair is to use both metallic gold and cream. No matter if it’s in the kitchen or in the bedroom, this color duo will instantly sass up the room and bring about a Parisian feel.{found on Jessica}.

8. Quaint Bistro.

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Black and white schemes, black and white photos and just a bit of red to set off the mood, such an easy way to inspire a French style and a bistro feel. Dress up your breakfast nook with some of this outside-the-box idea.

9. R & R.

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Give yourself a bit of much needed R & R with a French, stand alone tub. It’ll certainly transform your bathroom into something more luxurious and trust us, you’ll definitely enjoy it for more than just it’s stylish benefits.

10. Soft Simplicity.

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Weathered, cream cabinets, dark and light contrasts, it’s subtle, simple and soft accents like that which make a room transform. The canopy even adds a bit of bistro flavor in a simple, easy way.