The Victorian era was during Queen Victoria’s reign from 1837 until 1901. During this time, a Gothic Revival of architecture became increasingly popular and led to the “Battle of Styles” between supporters of Gothic style and Classical style. These opposing views led to furniture styles with ornate detailing, gold painted accents and elaborate carvings. The 19th century French Victorian era inspired latter furniture styles and came to be known as “Victorian” style furniture.
Creating a bedroom with French Victorian Era furniture can be confusing since that style of furniture is also known as Chippendale, Rococo and Tudor. However, the overwhelming style Victorian furniture share is its grand appearance. Follow these tips and it will be easier recognize Victorian styled furniture for your bedroom.
Creating a French Victorian inspired bedroom brings a sense of style and grandeur to any home. The elegant atmosphere radiates throughout the bedroom with these highly decorated furniture pieces and accessories.