A shabby-chic home is where vintage meets colours. Think of it as a cottage-style design but with a chic twist, from vintage elements and the incorporation of pastel shades.

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Some also look at it as a semi-Victorian design with homey feels and none of the pretentiousness. But for newbies who just got into home decorating, going shabby-chic might be a little daunting and seems like a challenging task.

But never fear – we are here to help you. With cool furniture brands and showrooms aplenty in Bangkok, we’ve checked out all the venues for the perfect home pieces for you to get that shabby-chic home of your dreams. Those looking for a spark of ideas for a home makeover, our list below will have you feel inspired in no time.

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Kitchen Island with Marble Butcher Block

Not only does this Kitchen Island with Marble Butcher Block (THB 92,200) offers a practical spot for you gourmand to cook conveniently in the kitchen, but it also accentuates your space with homey warmth and vintage charm. Hand-crafted from acacia wood, the butcher block countertop features brass and wood elements and is touched with creamy olive green. Conveniently, you can find this little gem at CASA PAGODA.

Zara Chest with 3 Drawers

Looking for a splash of blue for your house? This Zara Chest with 3 Drawers from CASA PAGODA (THB 32,000) crafted from distressed colonial blue-coloured oak with a unique shape and pattern will yield a serene slash shabby-chic sensation to your space.

Favn Sofa

From norse republic showroom, the Favn Sofa (approximately THB 500,000) with curvy shape and shade in light pink-peachy will bring cordial appeal, welcoming you to lay and rest on it for ultimate relaxation. The sofa‘s pinkish hue and half-modern, half-vintage design also render a shabby-chic gleam that can make your space glistens with charm.

Nolan Table Lamp  
Made of brass and translucent green glass, this Nolan Table Lamp by Ethan Allen will add a blend of retro-modern appeal as well as a dash of shabby-chic beauty to your room.

Salutation Writing Desk

A writing desk should be useful but another thing it should do is give a decorative accent to your space. This Salutation Writing Desk by Drexel Heritage (approximately THB 55,149) offers a spacious work space and three drawers for you to keep all the essentials. Upholstered with almond leather, the writing desk will perfume your work o’clock with a fab shabby-chic touch. Interested now? You can easily check out Drexel Heritage’s Collection at Panache Home Furniture.

Kankanit Wichiantanon
Writer, Bangkok
Kankanit is a writer by day and a baker by night. If there’s one thing you should know about her, it’s that she can wax poetic about food 24/7. Her daily routine is writing, cooking, eating, repeat. They are the things that inspire her from morning 'til night.