Each country has their own way or style of decorating as each has their own upbringing or culture. The environment has also the effect when it comes to decorating. A place who is in the city can be able to have a good or sophisticated decoration as compared to the ones located in the poor areas of the country. It is because there are also differences in priority. Other people like to see a beautiful structure while others just are content with what they can have.
If you like to also decorate your home and get inspiration the French way then you can consider some things. One of them is that perfectionism is not the point when decorating in French homes. Family heirlooms are kept and part of the decoration even if it has some imperfection like a stain. Another point is to mix old and new pieces of furniture. Have the time to find your own style. You do not have to be perfect in sizes or in color as long as you love them.
When you have some old pieces of accessories, you can also put them in your house and you can have a history to tell. It is also good to educate yourself about designs and the designers if something interests you. The chair of this designer and the bed from another. You do not have to choose in between two things as you can mix and find the balance into it. You have the privilege to try any of your ideas.