Decorating with French Country Style

French Market Prep Bowl Set French country style is easily recognizable with prancing roosters, bright sunflowers, sweet lavender and bold colors decorating rugs, curtains and bedding throughout the home. Here at Sturbridge Yankee Workshop we have a wide selection of French country inspired furnishings just right for a provencal accent in any room of your home. Here we have gathered a few of our favorite items for you to enjoy.
Rooster Motifs Throughout the Room

Here at Sturbridge Yankee Workshop, rooster motifs can be found on everything from lighting to valances, chair pads and lamp finials. Add just the right touch of French country class to your living or dining room. Rooster Vane Lamp applies each of the French country decorating principles: bright color, rustic appeal, natural fabric accents, and creates a stunning conversation piece that will wake up any room while offering warm mood lighting at night. Rooster Mug adds that touch of bold color needed in every kitchen, and Farmer’s Market Clock will make you feel as though you have just stepped into the local market.

Rooster Mug
Farmers Market Clock Rooster Vane Lamp

Rooster Rugs


Roosters are a popular motif in country decorating, whether it is French country or not. For true French country roosters, choose items that feature bold colors such as cobalt blue, rust red and hunter green along with cream and golden yellow as accents. Scalloped Rooster Rug showcases all of these features on a brilliantly colored accent mat featuring a bold rooster strutting amongst sunflowers on a cream background overlaid by golden check lines. Just right for a touch of elegance in your country home. Rooster Rug features mostly hunter green and rust red colorings on a classic cream background for a more classic country setting.

Scalloped Rooster Hooked Rug Rooster Rug

Anniversary Quilt Collection French Country Elegance

To decorate in true French country style, all you need is a bit of bucolic inspiration in something as simple and charming as a toile quilt, or a quilted bedding collection available in soft colors like blue and cream. Iron accents, such as an iron bed, candle holders or curtain tie backs, will enhance the old world feel of any room. Fill your home with fresh flowers and greenery, or permanent displays during the colder months, to enhance the provencal feel in any room.

Apothecary Quilt Collection Scroll Tiebacks Set

Rustic, Charming and Welcoming

When selecting chairs and seating options for your home, think: welcoming. Ladderback chairs, woven rush seats and rustic metal options will enhance the charming feel of any room. Combined in rich colors of cobalt blue, gold, rust red and hunter green, your entire home can easily be transformed in a matter of minutes. Turned wood creates a traditional, well-loved feeling when used in combination with woven rush or twisted paper seats, exuding the amount of time and care placed into the style and emotion of the home’s decor.

Rush Seat Chair
Unique Corner Chair Cranberry Ladderback Seating Collection

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