As we ramp up to the holidays， a lot of people we know are scrambling to pull their spaces together in preparation for big crowd of family and friends. We take a cue from the unexpectedly chill interiors of this 12th Century chateau in France that Isabelle Dubois-Dumee and Hubert Bettan of the interiors brand？Les Petites Emplettes？have been gradually restoring.vintage linens
Perhaps restoring isn’；t quite the right word： more like stripping down. We love the low sofa， created with bleachy ripped cotton fabric or drop clothsunique gifts for men， and a bunch of pillows. That rug may well be a drop cloth.
Got some chairs you’；re not so crazy about？ Drape a cloth around？them.
We love the stacks of books and magazines， another inviting？cloth-covered sofa， the mismatched chairs at the dining table， at top， and the string lights that add illumination in a dark corner or wherever you need it.
The feeling is loose， easy comfort…；just we we need.
Via Remodelista； photography via？Chateau de Dirac.
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