How to achieve the effect of low cost? Conservative here, nice, unpretentious. There is no expensive equipment, a stunning effect. How to make something out of nothing?First, not all the things that others sentenced to oblivion, lend themselves to be thrown away. Secondly, let their flagella among friends.
And so began a time of gathering. Survivor and all items left in our house by previous owners. Even if it was a kitschy chandelier – Bazarov chinese from the 80s, the old, prewar bezstylowa wardrobe or a chandelier. Invaluable assistance was the neighbors. Women began to endure hangings, cloth. By the way research is known by the local community, customs, i. .. wonderful song. I added to this Ike? and played. Nowadays, simple, without pomposity and – most important to me – respecting the past.
Where to find the so-called local elements?
During the tours. It is worth looking at the local architecture. I also bought a book called “Building popular in Poland”, to avoid errors burgher, for which rural homes is a common bag of associations. And with trips to local feasts, carnivals, horse fairs arrived detail.
What’s left, what out? What followed in the selection of the things inherited from the previous owners of the house?
I left on the ceiling of the so-called rural stucco z. .. wooden boards. Lined with a different color than the walls were pretty funny. The same is done with wooden rails – karniszami for hanging curtains.
Now the drought is also a plant. New features are the same, naturally. In the courtyard, the property we found a greenhouse made of old wooden windows. I used them to build a porch. Even farm tools, old castles and horse harness found in ob?rce can be decorated. You just need to keep an eye on proportions, so as not to create a museum.
How to keep order among the finds? It fixes you have any criteria? Color is probably not enough …
I tried not to mix the styles of other Polish regions. Highland seaside cottage, or Italian villas in the Mazowsze region are, unfortunately for me, funny, inauthentic, false … I was even kitsch, but the local, Podlaskie.