Parisian-themed home decor offers the perfect balance of modern and antique, making it trendy, elegant, and a great conversation starter. If you want irreplaceable elegance for your home, you can’t go wrong with Parisian-themed decor, as it is the perfect way to add style and class to any room.
We have looked through tons of Parisian-themed home decor ideas and narrowed them down to 5 options that are easy to implement but never go out of style. You will love how each of our chosen items is timeless, sophisticated, and luxurious. So let’s explore the easiest ways to decorate your home like a Parisian.
Simple Timeless Ideas for Parisian-Themed Home Décor
1. Gold Mirror
Gilded mirrors are an essential piece in Paris homes. Their elegance makes them the perfect décor for the living room, entryway, hallway, or kitchen. Even better, if the mirror is gilded and huge, it will visually enlarge the space. And before you think this might be overkill, wait until you see the shine it brings into the room. Below are our top selections for gold mirrors:
Decorative Wall Mirror, Gold Shield Shape
The gold frame and unique shield shape combine to offer a classic chic design not just for Baroque and Rococo but for any antique décor you may want. As a result, the embossed floral carving fits perfectly with both antique and modern décor.
What makes the Gold Shield Shape Decorative Wall Mirror among the best picks is that it fits perfectly into most spaces. It is also lightweight and portable, so you can easily carry it into any room without breaking a sweat.
Howard Elliott Edwin Rustic Antique Gold Wall-Mounted Mirror
If you are looking for an elegant home décor that seamlessly fits into any room, you will love the Howard Elliot Edwin Mirror. It is beveled with a classic shape that builds on the elegance of any home and fits in effortlessly.
To add to its elegance, it has a gorgeous frame embellished with flourishes and scrolls. It also comes with D-rings that make installation a breeze.
2. Vintage Chandelier
Chandeliers span back to the medieval ages when they were a symbol of wealth. Flash forward, and chandeliers have evolved into ornaments. In a Parisian home, these are stunning centerpieces that create a timeless and luxurious look.
So, why not go ahead and add to the literal meaning of La Ville-Lumière with the following vintage chandeliers in your home?
APBEAM Rustic Vintage Farmhouse Round Crystal Chandelier
The sparkling bevel cut glass and versatile design make the APBEAM Rustic Crystal Chandelier a fine centerpiece for any ceiling. It features a simple design with a quality black metal frame, making it both chic and durable. Furthermore, it is easy to assemble and mount with an adjustable pendant-style or a ceiling set up to give you options.
8 Light Chandelier Classic Vintage Ceiling Light
The eight bulbs, the black and golden color, plus the metal and glass finish, make the 8 Light Chandelier Vintage Ceiling Lighting a great choice. In addition, it has a chic design which makes it perfect for the dining room, living room, kitchen, bedroom, and any other space. Even better, it can also fit on a sloped ceiling if you install an inclined roof.
The 8 Light Chandelier features an adjustable rod for various hanging heights to suit most homes and preferences. It is also compatible with a dimmer switch and bulbs, and the glass lamp cover is removable for when you want to replace the bulb.
3. Contemporary Art
We all love an enchanting piece of work, and so do Parisians. Whether a wall hanging, framed wall décor (like the one we have selected for you below), or a small piece of art, any modern piece gives you a chance to add a touch of Paris to your home.
NWT Canvas Wall Art Black White Eiffel Tower
The NWT Canvas Wall Art brings Paris into your home. The high-definition picture will complement your living room, bedroom, dining room, or bathroom perfectly. Furthermore, its eco-ink printing is safe for kids and pets. It is also fade-resistant and will easily last for up to a decade. On top of that, the painting is stretched on a frame with attached hooks for simple hanging.
4. Vintage Rug
Vintage rugs are abstract, unique, and full of history. As a result, they make the perfect statement piece for your bedroom, living or dining room, entryway, and home office. If you haven’t got one yet, do not shy away from experimenting with the various designs: round, standard, square, or runner sizes. Check out our selection below to give you some ideas.
Ukeler Vintage Rustic Shabby Rose Rugs Luxury Soft Elegant Traditional Rugs
The Ukeler Vintage Rose Rug is made from soft chenille and cotton, making it incredibly warm and comfortable on your feet. The shabby rustic style coupled with the attractive rural floral design offers you elegance and comfort.
If you want to add a bit of romance to any of your rooms, this piece will do the trick. Our favorite thing about this rug is its versatility. You can place it by your computer desk, tea table, or dining table, and it will look just as great.
Moreover, caring for the Ukeler Vintage Rose Rug is hassle-free as you can vacuum it regularly. On top of that, it is also 100% machine washable.
5. Vintage Vase
Last on our list of simple, timeless Parisian-themed home decor is this small yet powerful relic. Although minimalistic, you can easily enhance the Parisian theme in your home with a modest vintage vase, like the one we have selected for you.
Nilos Glass Vases Set of 10, Clear Vintage Glass Flower Vase
The Nilos Glass Vintage Vase is simple, unique, and elegant. It also comes in a set of 10, so you will get a real bang for your buck! These lovely vases come in 10 unique shapes, each adorned with a charming rope design so that you can place one in every room.
In addition, the vases are made of vintage milk bottle glass and have a mirrored surface. You will love seeing the beauty of each flower stem that brings the freshness of nature into your home.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
1. What is the difference between Parisian and French country home décor?
Parisian-themed home decor is French, of course, hence the resemblance. However, this decor is more contemporary and minimalist. Meanwhile, French country decor has more rustic details.
2. What color scheme is best suited for Parisian-themed home décor?
It boils down to one thing – serenity over vibrance. Although Parisian home decor aims to make a statement, serenity wins when it comes to color schemes. As a result, you might want to go slow with the vibrant colors and choose something more relaxing.
You may not be able to transform your entire house into a Parisian dream house with herringbone oak floors, massive French windows, a marble fireplace, and elaborately carved moldings. But that doesn’t mean you can’t live out parts of your French fantasy in your apartment! Add a touch of Paris to your home with any (or all) of our 5 Parisian-themed décor ideas.
What’s great is that the Parisian style gives you headway for imperfection, which means you can break some rules while decorating. So, don’t hold back on picking that which speaks to you the most!