Patchwork: patchwork style in the interior

Bright and colorful patchwork in the interior is still relevant for many years. Style name comes from the English word "patchwork", which translates as "made of rags".

In our latitudes it is decorative-applied art is called quilting. In essence, patchwork is a technique for geometrically correct connections, multi-colored patchwork of different fabrics in a single fabric, which can then be used to make bedspreads, carpets, curtains, bags, clothing and other accessories both for interior and for your own wardrobe.

Patchwork in the interior is considered more widely than the use of patchwork bedspreads and pillows as decor.

In the interior you can decorate the surface of walls, ceiling and floor of different texture and size of pieces of matter or use large canvases. In addition, it permitted the use of tiles, linoleum, Wallpaper, upholstery pattern, stylized patchwork.

Just remember about the interior in the style of patchwork, many immediately imagine the room in a sort of rustic country style. In fact, this technique is perfect for interiors in Scandinavian style, Provence, country, but the skillful use of the individual elements of the patchwork can be fun to decorate room in the style of hi-tech, strict minimalism or classic.

You need to remember that any patchwork accessory will attract attention and will become a bright accent the decor, so it is time to stop and not to overload the interior colors and textures.

Textile accessories patchwork in the interior

Primarily patchwork is cloth. The widespread use of the technique of patchwork is striking. You can make bedspreads and pillowcases, tablecloths and napkins, carpets and curtains, covers for furniture and murals on the wall. Start with small details, such as some decorative pillows and a small rug next to the sofa.

In the kitchen you can put small pads on the chairs, and use potholders, towels and napkins, made in the technique of patchwork.

Furniture patchwork

Furniture patchwork looks very impressive, bright and festive. Patchwork chairs and sofas will look great not only in living but also in the bedroom and even in the nursery. Patchwork in upholstery — a favorite theme of many designers. But do not have to spend huge sums of money on branded items collections.

You can sew with your hands or just cushion cover in patchwork or a large canvas from which then to cut parts of the upholstery. If you sew a complete hard covers, then you can make a simple covering for the backrest and the seat or to decorate furniture small patchwork cushions.

Floor patchwork in the interior

Colorful patchwork carpet or rug will liven up even the most gray and featureless interior.

To create a carpet patchwork is better to use a thick cloth or to sew easy patchwork on woven basis. You can use old clothes — coat, jeans and woolen garments. By the way, if to gather with friends old rugs and carpets of chopped scraps you can sew new carpet in the technique of patchwork!

Manufacturers of ceramic floor tiles are also frequently used the theme of patchwork in their collections. You can even create a pattern resembling patchwork of mismatched tiles or pieces of colored linoleum.

Wall patchwork in the interior

For wall decor can be used as the woven fabric, tile or Wallpaper. It is believed that woven interior wall collects a lot of dust, but if you regularly vacuum clean, health problems or allergies should not occur.

Try to wrap a cloth from scraps of the headboard or the wall surface in a recess, place the patchwork in a frame and hang like a picture. This design of the walls transforms a dull interior into a bright burst of color! The fabric on the walls appropriate to use in the bedroom, nursery or living room.

Do not have to use the fabric patchwork you can make your own hands out of pieces of Wallpaper or ceramic tiles. Tile will look great in the bathroom or in the kitchen, maintaining the overall style of patchwork in the interior of the apartment. You can cover a patchwork pattern on the entire wall surface, but very stylish and will look perfectly tile the apron above the stove and worktop in the kitchen or a part of the wall in the bathroom.

Manufacturers produce Wallpaper ready Wallpapers in a patchwork style, but you can make the decoration of the walls and yourself.


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