Winter decorating – create a chic cocoon

The cooler months are upon us, and the mood has turned darker. Gentle dove greys, moody blues, intense emerald greens and rich copper tones combine for a palette of perfection, with plenty of textures and layers. It’s a chic cocoon. Photographer: Mike Baker, Styled by Bree Leech and Heather Nette King for Dulux Colour Trends […]

The cooler months are upon us, and the mood has turned darker. Gentle dove greys, moody blues, intense emerald greens and rich copper tones combine for a palette of perfection, with plenty of textures and layers. It’s a chic cocoon.

1-DuluxPhotographer: Mike Baker, Styled by Bree Leech and Heather Nette King for Dulux Colour Trends 2016 – Infinite Worlds palette.

The colour trends for Winter 2016 according to Dulux are all about intense blues, moody purples as well as warm mauves with metallic highlights.

Bambury_1085942_MongolianLambswoolThrowCushionBlus.jpgThe colour trends for Winter 2016 according to Dulux are all about intense blues, moody purples as well as warm mauves with metallic highlights.

3-PennyFarthingDesignHouse_1214912_SoJoyous.jpgGabrijela Polic’s first collection for Penny Farthing Design House features subtle brush strokes, beautiful forms and soft textures, bringing an element of calm into any space.

4-LinenMoore_Winter16_Catalogue_007This season, Linen & Moore present a palette that’s mellow and warm, with super-soft, stonewashed cotton bedlinen, intricately patterned quilt covers, printed linen and a whole range of velvet offerings.

5-BeaconLighting_1422739_GRAYSON3LTTABLELAMP.jpgWith a contemporary twist on a classic, the fabulous Grayson traditional three light table lamp in glass with a nickel base and lamp holder from Beacon Lighting will add some statement illumination to the Winter home.

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The Monte rug in monochrome has been hand-woven by skilled artisans in Argentina using designs that can’t be found anywhere else in the world. Match it with the Monte cushion, all from Pampa.7-West-ElmThe Bond leather swivel chair from West Elm is Mid-Century Modern style at its best. That rich leather and brassy tulip base is so on-trend this season!

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Inject some pattern play into a subdued mood board with the paper prints and hand painted tiles from Bonnie and Neil – we love their Winter Garden collection right now.

9-Squaek-Gemmola_Squeak_January_27452Black leather, navy velvet and copper metallics are the feature of the Winter ’16 collection from Squeak. The stunning navy blue velvet Copper Night Quilt is all hand quilted with a cotton fill –  perfect for snuggles. Photography by Martina Gemmola and styling Beckie Littler.

10-DomayneCurl up in comfort on the Hammar Fabric Modular Sofa from Domayne, with an extra large modular configuration, oversized cushions and premium Warwick upholstery. It’s a luxurious setting to relax and recline.

11-Pottery-BarnThe irresistibly plush and lush faux fur throw in on-trend ombre grey from Pottery Barn completes the comfort zone, whether thrown over the lounge or layered over the bed.