What is primitive home decor? It is a type of home decor in which the house is fulfilled and completed by primitive stuff, including braided curtain and carpet, quilted bedding, and shabby atmosphere. In contrary to the luxury home decor, primitive home decor offers seedy and disheveled situation. But, don’t you think that seedy and disheveled here is something resemble with trash, dirt, anything grubby. Here, the obsoleteness is changed and modified into something exclusive, memorable, and highly-priced.
Wall for Primitive Home Decor
Starting from the basic parts of the primitive home decor, it is common for the primitive lovers to use chocolate or light brown as the color of floor or wall. It will also be more primitive if you use wooden or cane layer. You can buy or order the layer from craft businessman. Or if you want, the wall itself can be made from wood or bamboo. Then, to beautify the wall, there are so many crafts can be hung, such as wood ruffles, lace, primitive plaque, cut coxes, star ornaments, sconce and many more.
The color of crafts are can be adapted by the main color of the house. Paintings are good also to decorate wall. But it is better to select what painting you need to stick is. So, try to choose animal, scenery, or maybe cavemen to deepen the sense of primitive. If you want, you can make your own hand or foot printing in some parts on your wall. They remind people to the relicts of primordial man in the caves.
Curtain for Primitive Home Decor
One thing that you should not forget for your primitive home decor is probably the curtain. If you can apply shiny curtain for the luxury home decor, it will not work in the primitive one. It is better if you select dark colors or old motives for the curtain and other fabric stuffs. They can be dark or light brown, dark red, black, animal print, and plaid.
You can also choose curtain with ethnic-looked pictures. For the carpet, select braided rugs or you can make it by yourself by using sacks that you can find it easily in the stores.
Furniture and Accessories for Primitive Home Decor
The furniture you can choose for this home decor is wooden or rattan furniture. But different with common wooden furniture, you need to select the simple one, either in the term of form or color. It also doesn’t need much motives, pictures, and carving. Then, you can beautify your primitive home decor with some accessories, such as fake eggs, animals’ statue, candles, barn stars pedestal, primitive berries garland, or fake branches.
Some other traditional handmade, such as dolls from coconut fiber, wicker plate, wooden spoons are also nice to be displayed.
Lighting and Others
Another important thing is related to the lighting. Lantern will be really suitable for your primitive home decor.
Nowadays, there are still many kind of old lantern sold in the market, with many models and colors. For primitive home decor, select tin railroad lantern. You can then hang the lantern on the fake branches for the touch of primordial. It will also be very cool, if you then complete your primitive touch with ethnic kitchen utensils, tableware, and stationary.
Primitive home decor is similar with colonial, rustic, Indian, or American country style. The blend of them will also be nice and fun. So, having primitive home decor? Why not?