COLOUR PALETTES BY DESIGN STYLE
BENJIAMIN MOORE PAINT
French Country Colours
Floral patterns: Floral patterns are often used in textiles and accessories, such as curtains, throw pillows, and wallpaper.
Natural materials: wood, stone, and clay. These materials may be used for flooring, countertops, and other surfaces, as well as for decorative elements such as vases and baskets.
Vintage and antique pieces: chandeliers, candlesticks, and vases.
Symmetry: matching pairs of chairs or vases on a mantel. This helps to create a sense of balance and harmony in the room.
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Relaxed, rustic with vintage Feel. Casual yet elegant, where old meets new.
Mix of natural and weathered materials and fabrics with more laid-back accents.
The color palette is often soft and neutral, with shades of white, cream, and pale blue predominating. It may also include pops of bolder colors, such as deep red or sunny yellow, which are often found in the textiles and accessories used in the design.
Furniture is typically rustic and functional, with pieces made of wood and other natural materials. Chairs, sofas, and other seating are often upholstered in fabrics such as linen, burlap, or toile, which add texture and depth to the room.