It is fair to say that French interiors exude a certain je ne sais quoi, and French people have a flair for the refined yet effortless home. Their spaces might be chic, but they’re always welcoming and never precious. They’re classic but with a modern edge. And while the French feature pieces from some of the most iconic designers of the 20th century, their design never feels ostentatious. In other words, French apartments are just like the effortless style of Parisian’s—simple and timeless.
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The French treasure family heirlooms and pieces that aren’t pristine. They won’t dismiss a chair if the leather is stained and don’t mind a crooked hardwood floor. The result: a space that feels more lived-in than immaculate.