Looking for decorating ideas antique chair styles for a house with a vintage touch? Vintage fashion and retro style are increasingly successful in decoration. Antique chair styles are weakness of any decorator. Whether to restore them and keep them in style to give them a new life in a different type of decoration. It is hard to resist DIY when we find a good chair wood old, but we have to know how to identify when it is best to transform furniture and when to keep them in style. If structure is well preserved, so we’ll just change upholstery, usually more spoiled, to match decor. If wood has acquired some defects or wear over time, it may be best to give a new life to chair.
Victorian, Provencal style thonet, Sheraton, Hepplewhite shield-backed … There are countless antique chair styles that can be found at auctions, antique shops or even family heirlooms. For which predate twentieth century ideally check value and restore. When included in our decor, we can place them in a corner tavern type, with a nice lamp and some books. Or we can use to give contrast to other more contemporary decor. For that we have antique chairs from 50, 60 or 70, DIY is served. They fit perfect, especially in vintage and industrial styles.