Combining old and new or marrying vintage with modern has been a trend in home décor for quite sometime. This desire can be sparked by many things: the architecture (or lack thereof) in your home, a heirloom, or a thrift store crush.
So, whether you live in a fresh, pristine new build, or an old cottage, there are many ways of bringing this two worlds together. A rustic, weathered terracotta pot on a brand-new windowsill, or chic interiors featuring rough, worn paintwork, and my favourite, a gorgeous stylish frame of an Old Map.
Vintage Maps are a great way to add contrast between old and new to a home, either sitting in a modern piece of furniture or hanging in the wall. It is a piece of art filled with history and memories; they are perfect at bringing a touch of character, interest and charm into any place. Without a doubt, it will be the centrepiece of your home. Here are some ideas how you can style your home with a Vintage Map: