Beautiful Contemporary Chinoiserie Homes – Chinese New Year, Year of The Dog
The Art of Chinoiserie
In celebration of Chinese New Year 2018 we thought we would take a look at the beautiful collection of chinoiserie designs that will inspire you to implement in within your homes.
First Of All…. What Is Chinoiserie?
It is the European imitation and interpretation of Chinese and eastern artistry, from literature to architecture to decorative motifs. Entering Europe at the mid to late 17th century, Chinoiserie was celebrated in all areas of the arts. There was a real essence of the Rococo movement with the intricate and extravagant motifs.
We have compiled our favourite looks for interior design.
One of our favourite artists is De Gournay
With each design being beautifully hand painted, the murals can be a stunning piece of art to display in your home.
Paul Montgomery, Fine Murals
With beautiful motifs and different tones, we love the idea of using panels to display your Chinoiserie. This way if you wanted to move the designs into a different room, you would be able to do so.
Whether you’re looking for a bold design or something more subdued, with tones of grey and champagne.
We love the beautiful pink with burnt orange tones cascading across the full length of the wall.
Be bold with your colour choice, if you’re
Celebrities Chinoiserie Homes – Model Worthy
Chinoiserie has been incredible popular for centuries, and has been in the homes of many kings, queens and celebrities.
One of our favourites is Poppy Delavinge’s London home. With this beautiful backdrop, it would be hard not to enjoy an hour long soak in the tub.
Chinese New Year – The Year of the dog
As this year is Year of The Dog we thought it only right to find the perfect combination of modern day chinoiserie that celebrates just that. Here is P Kauffman ‘Best In Show’ Paper which has a tongue and cheek feel.
Let Us Design Your Home
Whether you want a room filled with pattern and print, or if you’re looking for something a little more subtle there are many ways you can implement Chinoiserie into your home.
Our interior design service will be able to source and supply beautiful designs from cabinets to full wall murals.
Take a look at our interior design services if you would like to have your own Chinoiserie designs.