This may be an unusual question, but I am getting my own apartment and I would like to decorate it medieval style, or if anyone ever played Elder Scrolls I want to mimic some of those rooms.

For example, I am looking into furniture and would really like something that's old fashioned and wooden. I think my only option is to visit an antique store.

I'm still having internet and a TV etc. but I would like to place to have that "medieval feel" if that makes sense.

My only guess to find those types of items would be from an antique shop, any ideas?

Views: 461

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Why? Do you hate getting laid?

Over in one. Good job!

"Over in one. Good job!"

Thanks. I try. 

But he may be into all that dungeons, whips, and chains type of thing and I'm sure there are women out there that would be happy to oblige his predilections in that direction, he would need to learn to call them "Mistress" though.

Just find a girl that's into chains and dungeons.  She could be the only soft place to land in the whole place.

 

Weird idea.   But, I've heard weirder, I guess.  There was a couple on some reality show my wife watched that lived like pirates.

 

I vote for 'build it yourself'.


JB

She may like the whips as well though but he may be into that.

It's easier to find a woman who's into BDSM than a woman who wants to live in Middle Ages RPG larper decor 24/7/365. 

Great idea!

One option is to make some furniture yourself. Home Depot will cut boards to size for a table top and you can use pieces of wood as legs and fit it all together with wood screws. Same with chairs or stools. It all depends on how handy you are.

Once you have the furniture, you can stain it with a nice wood stain, then decorate it by stenciling or with metal stamps, or leave it simple and beat it up a bit with a length of heavy duty chain for a real Viking/medieval effect. Then varnish it or leave it unvarnished.

If you're not the handyman type, unfinished wood stores will often make simple furniture to your specs.

Here's a Pinterest page to show some ideas: Medieval furniture & woodworking

Some good ideas come up with a simple Google search for "Skyrim furniture images"

This sort of thing can be a bit spartan, so to add a bit of comfort you can buy medieval style cushions like these at Pier One. They also have rugs and bedcovers with geometric patterns - very evocative of medieval times.

Furniture?  Make your own.  Distress it and stain it dark.  Use primary colors or at most 2nd colors.

Pinterest it

So you want it to look very rustic?

Lots of unfinished furniture and exposed wooden support beams I suppose.

RSS

Latest Activity

Sir replied to Pale Horse's discussion After Chattanooga in the group The Great Debate
"Eritrean People's Liberation Front, fightin Ethiopian forces in the late 1980s for independence, were revolutionaries, not terrorists.   But if theyd set off bombs in Addis Abbaba, id call em terrorists. Custer's nemesis, and the…"
2 hours ago
Regular Joe replied to Pale Horse's discussion After Chattanooga in the group The Great Debate
"Sounds about right. "
2 hours ago
ClubmanPinaud replied to Thomas's discussion Cooking for one
"If you have a rice cooker I recommend beans and rice. Red kidney beans and brown rice is a great way to get fiber, protein and carbs to keep you going physically and digestively. Red kidney beans for some reason vary in protein content so check the…"
2 hours ago
Mongoose posted a discussion
2 hours ago
Michael D. Denny replied to Pale Horse's discussion After Chattanooga in the group The Great Debate
"If the enemy does it, it's terrorism. If we do it, it's gorilla warfare/spec ops/special tactics. Basically."
2 hours ago
Regular Joe added a discussion to the group Christian Men
Thumbnail

The Crypto-Catholic Background of A Jamestown Leader

A Skeleton, a Catholic Relic, and a Mystery About American OriginsA newly discovered artifact buried with one of Jamestown’s most prominent leaders suggests he could have been a crypto-Catholic.The finding is a historical bombshell, unearthed in a grave on the site of what was once the first church built at Jamestown. Which means researchers may have just discovered proof of an underground community of Catholics—including Archer and perhaps the person who buried him with the relic—who pretended…See More
3 hours ago
Vendetta commented on Mongoose's status
3 hours ago
Mongoose posted a status
"Why does watermelon-flavored candy always taste sour when watermelon is not sour?"
5 hours ago

© 2015   Created by Brett McKay.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service