{get into gingham}

Gingham Takes Fashion Home

The theme in this Spring’s fashion runways – from Diane von Furstenberg to Michael Kors to Oscar de la Renta – was the return of the check. From simple, traditional gingham designs to bold, broad checkerboard patterns, designs were fresh and breezy.

Gingham on the Runway – Credit: Trend911.com

How might this be interpreted in your home fashion? Check out some of these interior ideas.

Broad gingham prints can evoke that cottage or beach feeling in a room, particularly when partnered with classic pieces of furniture or pickled floors. Here, the breezy cerulean drapes are a perfect counterpoint to the lighter blue gingham chair.

Blue Bedroom – The Fuller View

Country Living April 2015

Country Living April 2015

Thibaut’s Netherlands Check can add flair to a new or a reupholstered accent chair.

Netherlands Check – Thibaut Design

Designer Jenny Laduko from J. Banks Design suggests in her blog,  The Design Dish, “Try painting gingham on the walls in a neutral color. This would be fabulous backdrop to sleek contemporary furnishings.”

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Gingham Wall – The Design Dish blog

Walls can also deliver that tasteful fresh checkerboard feeling through the use of wallpaper. Here, Thibaut’s boathouse big check in a soft green.

Boathouse Print – Thibaut Interiors

Floors can also pack a patterned punch. Check out the marble gingham patterned flooring for a strong statement.

Spaces by Philadelphia Kitchen & Bath – Designer Tim Kriebel

Looking for a masculine bedroom treatment? Checks and gingham in strong neutrals or blue are a great alternative to the go-to solids. Bolsters and pillows can round out the effect.

Boys Bedroom – The Distinctive Cottage

So, if you’re looking to get into Gingham, head to your local Hirshfield’s location.

Since Frank and Elizabeth Hirshfield opened their first store in 1894, it has been our mission to do the best job possible meeting customer needs and solving customer problems. Hirshfield’s. People and products you can trust.

One Response to “{get into gingham}”

  1. Jual Wallpaper Says:

    Design yang sangat simple serta exotis walaupun sederhana tetapi sangat nyaman untuk di tempati

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