Among many interior styles used today for rooms interior French country kitchen styles is the most lovely and cute looking one. This style is also called Provence: it has come to us from France, was modified, but it has kept its main features used time ago.
As a Mediterranean style Provence recognizes only natural materials: wood, metal, stone, rough plastered surfaces. It loves ceramic – mosaic tiles. It supposes even using a fireplace in the kitchen. French country interior loves warm and soft colors. It adores “faded” color shades: olive, beige, mustard, lavender, sand, wheat.
The furniture stuff may have non-traditional colors: blue, turquoise, yellow and lavender. Very often these colors are combined, resembling a field of French Provence. Kitchen in this style should look light and airy, sunny and very warm. Country kitchen in French style loves textiles: linen tablecloths, air curtains, lace napkins, fabric chair covers. Floral prints are very popular.
Such a kitchen enjoys a huge number of small charming and absolutely useless things: vases, bird cages, baskets, candle holders and other cute country kitchen decor. Walls are decorated with ceramic plates, beautiful scenery, wall clocks, elegant shelves and mirrors in painted frames. the furniture may be not painted, but whitewashed. French country style is difficult to imagine without the wicker baskets, white porcelain dishes, live or dried flowers. Images of a cock and lavender, French symbols, are used.