Whether it’s your first home (congratulations) or if you’re redecorating, think blue. From soft shades to intense hues, it’s a colour that always works – beautifully.
Shades of blue help create an exotic, appealing table setting. Tone with natural colours and fabrics, add just a touch of gold for glamour. Tablecloth, place mats, glasses, cutlery and crockery from the exceptional range at H&M.
Printed with Japanese archival ink on matte paper, you can buy this Insectum Butterflies print in two sizes … and it comes framed in oak with Stylene (artificial) glass for safety. R2990 and R7990. Details: pezulainteriors.co.za
Blue hues … accessories we’re coveting include this warm blue geometric blanket, R699 from Zara; tall aqua glass jug, R149 from H&M and indigo vase, R2195 from Weylandts.
Use this Gigi stool, made from solid munggur wood, as an extra seat for when you’ve many guests, or as an end table. R2795 from Weylandts.
If you want to add just a touch of blue to the room, scatters are the way to go. Buy just the covers and you can change your look with the season. This soft velvet cushion cover is R239 from Zara.
Lowline armchair, with polished steel base, R16000, excluding 4.2m of fabric, from Tonic in Desmond Road, Kramerville. Details: 011-262-4506
Designers are oohing and aahing over this bird standing lamp … such a fantastic statement piece for your home. R3990 from SHF. Details: shf.co.za