Romantic Ruffles

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It is the little tailoring detail that can impress, inspire and seduce: the ruffle.  A long time feminine touch in clothing, now has a presence in the home fashion industry. 

Badgley Mischka uses delicate white ruffles for high fashion flutter.
Badgley Mischka uses delicate white ruffles for high fashion flutter.
 

Just as a ruffle lends a fresh feminine air to the runway, it translates to the home with captivating results.   Formed in wood, glass, fabrics and leather, ruffles are the ideal counterpoint to typical smooth surfaces found on  home furnishings.  

The Caperana Lamp Table from Century Furniture suggests Tudor linenfold paneling, which feels gathered and ruffled.
The Caperana Lamp Table from Century Furniture suggests Tudor linenfold paneling, which feels gathered and ruffled.

 

This pillow by Karmic Goodness will stand out from the grouping as it rustles in the breeze created when you pass by.
This pillow by Karmic Goodness will stand out from the grouping as it rustles in the breeze.

 

The Ruffled Glass Vases from Tesco UK would add fashion flair to the tabletop.
The Ruffled Glass Vases from Tesco UK would add fashion flair to the tabletop.

This is a versatile trend that can work with most interior design styles.  The unexpected ruffle detail is a tempting way to add interest and update a room.


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