We em­brace our in­ner no­mad with a con­sid­ered mix of East­ern, African and South Amer­i­can pat­terns paired with nat­u­ral ma­te­ri­als, rich tex­tures and bold hues for an el­e­gant, worldly look at home

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Em­brace your in­ner no­mad with a mix of worldly pat­terns paired with nat­u­ral ma­te­ri­als and rich tex­tures.

This calm colour pal­ette of warm neu­trals grounded by black ac­cents al­lows an eclec­tic mix of hand-wo­ven Ethiopian and Mayan tex­tiles to take cen­tre stage. Fur­ni­ture with sim­ple, clean lines brings bal­ance to the scheme.

open­ing page FUR­NI­TURE Eti­enne cab­i­net, H140xw96xd35cm,

£8,995, Louise Bradley. Tabouret ce­ramique earth­en­ware side ta­ble, H45x di­am29cm, £1,150, Vic­to­ria Stainow. Sim­i­lar vin­tage chairs, Fiona Mcdonald.

WALLS Paros wall­pa­per in Vert Pin, £99 a roll, No­bilis. FAB­RIC Chairs in Zulu 09, linen mix, £138m, Pepe Peñalver at Lizzo Show­room.

AC­CES­SORIES Geo­met­ric vase 11 Chile, £950, Daniel Reynolds at Maison Nu­men. Fotsy Hazo fra­grance can­dle in Fire­wood Grape­fruit Eu­ca­lyp­tus, £270, Baobab. Cross vase, £215, Abi­gail Ah­ern. Lucca wa­ter tum­bler, £9; Kan­ni­traka bas­ket, £220; both The Con­ran Shop. Con­tem­po­rary Per­sian ke­lim TX577, 267x337cm, £3,510, Larusi. above FUR­NI­TURE Ro­dan cof­fee ta­ble in black stained ash, H34x­di­am80cm, £1,055, Pinch. Drum stool with tim­ber plinth, H50x­di­am45cm, £305 plus 1.5m fab­ric, Clock House Fur­ni­ture.

FAB­RIC Drum stool in Sul­tanat 38593577, linen, £75.70m, Casamance.

AC­CES­SORIES Ra­jasthani wooden bowl, £85, Bai­leys. Ja­panese teacups, £30 set of four, Rouge. Bas­ket by Ye’kwana peo­ple, £135, Maison Nu­men. Kam­ina pat­terned bud vase, £18, House of Fraser. Hand-carved stone bowl (used as planter), £57.60, Larusi. op­po­site page FUR­NI­TURE Eden large sofa H86xw244xd99cm, from £1,629 plus fab­ric, Sofa Work­shop. Long­wave chair, H115xw97xd95cm, £2,280, Diesel for Moroso at Heal’s. Ethiopian stool, H35x­di­am40cm, £260, Bai­leys. Ro­dan cof­fee ta­ble in black stained ash, H34x­di­am80cm, £1,055, Pinch. WALLS China Clay Dark, In­tel­li­gent Emul­sion, £47 for 2.5 litres, Lit­tle Greene. FAB­RICS Eden sofa in Tosca in Beech, linen mix, £130m, Mark Alexan­der. Cur­tain in Bel­l­vale in Black, linen mix, £115m, Larsen at Cole­fax and Fowler. Left-hand

cush­ion in Luma in In­digo, linen, £156m, Penny Mor­ri­son at Lor­fords Lon­don. AC­CES­SORIES Un­ti­tled oils on can­vas, 70x55cm, £1,600 each, Ju­lian

Wake­lin. Ocos­ito False­ria cush­ion in Black (cen­tre), £125, A Rum Fel­low. Ochre and Grey cush­ion (sec­ond right), £38, French Con­nec­tion. Ana­to­lian cush­ion in vin­tage hemp (right), £66, Larusi. Ra­jasthani wooden bowl, £85, Bai­leys. Soft­pot glass vase in Steel Blue, £325, Stew­art Hearn at Ves­sel. Retro Brass floor lamp, H150xw25xd28cm, £145, French Con­nec­tion. Ar­row flat-wo­ven rug in Khaki, 8x10ft, £598, An­thro­polo­gie.

Cur­tain fab­ric with mark­ings rem­i­nis­cent of Ja­panese brush­strokes makes a smart yet un­der­stated fea­ture in this con­tem­po­rary din­ing space. Adding warmth is a wood ta­ble and hand-crafted bent­wood pen­dant light, com­ple­mented by sculp­tural ce­ram­ics that dis­play the per­fect mar­riage of form and func­tion.

op­po­siteCH327, H72xw190xd95cm,page FUR­NI­TURE £3,927,Mixed wood­sAram Store.ta­ble Visu chairs in Green with sled base, H80.5xw45.5x D50cm, £219 each, Mu­uto at Viaduct. FAB­RIC Cur­tain in Jeu de Signes in Car­bone, cot­ton mix, £161m, Misia Fab­rics. AC­CES­SORIES Cage pen­dant light, £365, Tom Raffield. War­ber large pot (on floor), £140, Abi­gail Ah­ern. Zelda black metal vase, £35; Perdita din­ner plate in Brown/white, £10;

both Habi­tat. Con­i­cal bowl, £275, Wooden & Wo­ven at The Con­ran Shop. Estoper­oles plant pot, £115 set of three, Maison Nu­men. Arnold rug, jute, 200x300cm, £450, Habi­tat. THIS page Hand-crafted Ten­moku bowl, £450, The Con­ran Shop. Estoper­oles plant pot, £115 set of three; Round green glass, £125 for a de­canter set; both Maison Nu­men. Sylvie Saint An­dre-per­rin Seal (plate), £185, De­sign­ers Guild. Cup, £117, Tim Wil­ley at Flow Gallery. Blan­tyre re­cy­cled stor­age jar, from £25, Kudu Home.

A float­ing wall is a great way to di­vide a large space and cre­ate a prac­ti­cal work area. Here, an eye-catch­ing geo­met­ric wall­pa­per, in­spired by a batik mo­tif from the Far East, gives colour and char­ac­ter to this home o∞ce. Charred black fur­ni­ture com­bined with an ink blot ceramic lamp echoes el­e­ments of re­strained Ja­panese de­sign.

FUR­NI­TURE Home­work desk in Black Oak, H73xw122xd70cm, £1,595, The Con­ran Shop. Charred Comb-back Wind­sor chair, H100. 5xw54. 5xd68. 5cm, £1,080, Howe. WALL Haikou wall­pa­per in In­digo, £139.20 a roll, Pierre Frey. AC­CES­SORIES Oil and col­lage on can­vas in oak frame, 50x40cm, £1,100, Liza Giles. Etch­ing, £300, Daisy El­lis. On­tario A4 black frame, £12, Habi­tat. Go­liathus ori­en­talis bee­tle A4 poster, £18.50; A4 oak frame,£36; both Skandium. Ink Blot Ri­d­ley lamp, H70cm, £594; tall cylin­der shade

Black, diam40.5cm, £194; both Porta Ro­mana. Or­ange Ja­panese teacup, £30 set of four as­sorted de­signs, Rouge. Rhian Malin large vase, £65, Heal’s. Hand-carved stone bowl (used as plant pot), £57.60, Larusi. Brass sta­tionery tray, £55; Black ceramic teapot, £65; Oak bowl, £46; all Na­tive & Co. Khadi hand­made pa­per, from £3 a sheet, Green & Stone. Car­net de Voy­age fab­ric-cov­ered A6 note­books, £26 set of three, Car­a­vane. Bor­neo tribal bas­ket, £40, Olli Ella. Bundi cush­ion, 45cm sq, £29, Ur­ba­nara. Dark in wool rug, 120x180cm, £330, French Con­nec­tion.

In­spired by tribal mark­ings, this scheme suc­cess­fully lay­ers graphic pat­terns of vary­ing sizes to cre­ate a sense of depth. The labyrinthine wall­pa­per, em­bel­lished with a Ba­tonga straw plat­ter, is a strik­ing con­trast to the dec­o­ra­tive floor tiles and stor­age seat fin­ished with tex­tured and pat­terned cush­ions. White­washed shelv­ing, used to dis­play bead­work from Bor­neo and horn pots from Uganda, makes a charm­ing al­ter­na­tive to the tra­di­tional cab­i­net of cu­riosi­ties.

ABOVE TOP SHELF Iga ceramic cups in Grey and Green, £40 each, Na­tive & Co. Horn pot, from £25, Kudu Home. Folk Art Fish no 15 print, £65, The Shop Floor Project. On­tario black A4 frame, £12, Habi­tat. Wo­ven pot, £49, Wil­liam Ye­oward. MID­DLE SHELF Do­gan jug, £49, Oka. Small Sumba statue on stand, £39, Shimu. Tim Wil­ley large cup (used as plant holder), £143; Lisa Stock­ham black flo­ral pot, £600; both Flow Gallery. Vin­tage green stor­age jar, £45, Raj Tent Club. Rolls of dec­o­ra­tive pa­pers, from £3 a sheet, Shep­herds. BOT­TOM SHELF Bead­work stor­age boxes, medium, £95; large, £115; both Wil­liam Ye­oward. Wooden brush pot (used as plant holder), £65, Shimu. Chi­nese Money plant, Clifton Nurs­eries. Sim­i­lar Ja­panese print, The Ja­panese Gallery. A4 Oak frame, £36, Skandium.

OP­PO­SITE page FUR­NI­TURE Koba chair, H101xw76xd86cm, £295, Habi­tat. WALLS Siroc wall­pa­per 376059, £75 a roll, Brian Yates. FLOOR­ING Mono­chrome dec­o­ra­tive porce­lain tiles, 23cm sq, £45.37sq m; base tiles, 23cm sq, £38.37sq m; both Man­darin Stone. FAB­RICS Bench cush­ion and chair cush­ion in Astrid in For­est Green, cot­ton mix, £125m, Jim Thomp­son at Fox Lin­ton. Green cush­ions (by win­dow) in Para­dox in Green/black, linen, £69m, Kelly Wearstler for Lee Jofa at GP&J Baker. Geo­met­ric cush­ions in Mor­ley in Naranja and Gris; both vis­cose mix, £137.80m, Gastón y Daniela at Ab­bott & Boyd. AC­CES­SORIES Zim­bab­wean Ba­tonga straw plat­ter (on wall), di­am52cm, £55, Raj Tent Club. Round green de­canter set, £125, Maison Nu­men. Hasami porce­lain black plate £22, Na­tive & Co. Medium rush bas­ket, £32, Chris­tiane Lemieux at House of Fraser.

An over­sized head­board is a stun­ning way to make the most of an ex­quis­ite fab­ric. Here, it cre­ates a strik­ing fo­cal point against deep blue walls, while an In­dian Kan­tha quilt adds an­other layer of in­ter­est to the invit­ing mix of tex­tiles on the bed.

FUR­NI­TURE King-size di­van, £475; Borderdale king-size mat­tress, £595; both But­ton & Sprung. Stockholm cof­fee ta­ble (used as bench), H40xw160xd50cm, £120, Ikea. Sim­i­lar head­board, The Dormy House. Svelto lamp ta­ble in Dead Matt Wal­nut, H50x­di­am50cm, £550, Heal’s. WALLS Hick’s Blue, In­tel­li­gent Matt Emul­sion, £47 for 2.5 litres, Lit­tle Greene. FAB­RICS Head­board in Geo­met­ric Pic Nic in Co­rail, jute, £167.50m, Dedar. Di­van base in Lau­nay in Twi­light, £53m, Romo. Cush­ion on bed in A Maze Em­broi­dery in Sand, linen mix, £238m, Schu­macher at Tur­nell & Gigon; backed in Birodo in Flame, cot­ton mix, £82m, Zof­fany. AC­CES­SORIES Ivory White Di­a­mond Stitch king-size duvet cover, £435; Ivory White Di­a­mond Stitch pil­low­cases, £69 each; all Volga Linen.

Alba bed­cover in Nuit, 260x170cm, £220; Mota Daim cot­ton per­cale pil­low­cases, £62 each; all Car­a­vane. Sar­dinian Pom­pom cush­ion cover in Tomato, £235; Kan­tha patch­work In­digo quilt, £650; both The Con­ran Shop. Medium Grey flower pot with saucer, £13, Skandium. El­zora Chalk White mug, £7, Habi­tat. Tribe Conga Star Weave tray, £28, House of Fraser. Mini Mi­ami pouch in Navy, £26, Ashi­ana. Tribal Dark Blue throw, £45, French Con­nec­tion. Cave wall arm short light, L35.5xdi­am30cm, £1,200, Naomi Paul. White Eagle on a Branch framed wood­cut print, £880, Ohara Ko­son at The Ja­panese Gallery. Flatweave rug, jute, 270x366cm £5,712 made to order, Tim Page Car­pets. WHERE TO BUY, PAGE 159

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