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10 tips to get the country-style into your home

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It may not be everyone’s cup of tea, but the country style continues to be popular with local homeowners. For those who love this quaint style, here are some ways you can translate it into modern living. 
 

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1. Update the well-loved country style by throwing in some modern colours and graphic Peranakan tiles.
(Interior design by The Cottage Crafts)


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2. For a regal yet quaint bathroom, accessorise it well with decorative candle holders, French country cabinets, and antique lighting.
(Interior design by Design Intervention)


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3. A no-brainer way to play homage to this theme is by fronting the kitchen cabinets with wainscoted doors and floral handles.
(Interior design by Space Factor Pte Ltd)


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4. By hand-sponging paint on the walls, this kitchen is instantly transformed into a scene from a typical rustic country home.
(Interior design by Design Intervention)


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5. For a touch of luxe, incorporate glossy surfaces such as quartz or marble countertops into a country-styled kitchen.
(Interior design by The Cottage Crafts)


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6. This style can also be translated easily into a small space, as this romantic floral-themed bedroom demonstrates.
(Interior design by Space Factor Pte Ltd)


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7. Opt for an open-shelved kitchen island for a more authentic country feel. Play up the theme with accessories such as weaved baskets, wooden crates, and vintage tableware.
(Interior design by The Cottage Crafts)


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8. Add a touch of cosiness by accenting the space with country-inspired white washed wooden planks.
(Interior design by Linear Space Concepts)


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9. A painterly floral wallpaper is a simple and less permanent way to inject this style into the bedroom.
(Interior design by The Cottage Crafts)


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10. When it comes to executing a decor theme, details matter. An unconventional vintage-inspired mixer such as this will tie the look up beautifully. (Interior design by The Cottage Crafts)
 

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