Trav­el­ogue chic Hol­i­days may be short but the mem­o­ries can last for decades. Keep them alive at home with re­minders of those far-away places in dis­plays and decor touches.

Kentish Gazette Canterbury & District - East Kent Property - - Interiors -

LET’S be hon­est, a hol­i­day isn’t just about re­lax­ing and get­ting away from it all, it also has sta­tus value. Ex­otic des­ti­na­tions – the far­ther flung or more un­usual the bet­ter – give us in­stant hol­i­day cred and most of us will have boasted about a break. But now our homes can do the talk­ing be­cause trav­el­ogue style is hot, whether it’s walls and ac­ces­sories dis­play­ing maps, or small touches which give the im­pres­sion you’re al­ways on the move. So in­tro­duce a lit­tle wan­der­lust into your home – or sat­isfy the arm­chair trav­eller within – with a trunk full of travel treats for rooms.

Won­der wall: Be bold and pa­per a wall with a vin­tage wall map mu­ral, from £99, from be­spoke tex­tile and wall­pa­per print­ers Dige­tex, 0161 873 8891/www.dige­

Pic­ture per­fect: A pho­to­graphic print, fea­tur­ing your own pho­to­graphs and per­son­alised with your own ti­tle and cap­tions, could be a bril­liant way to dis­play a col­lec­tion of hol­i­day mem­o­ries. Per­son­alised Po­laroid al­bum print from £80, by The Drift­ing...

All packed up: Have trunk will travel! But even if you don’t go any­where, a hand-made vin­tage-in­spired trav­eller’s trunk is still dec­o­ra­tive. From £35 to £45 from John Lewis

Last­ing mem­o­ries: List all your favourite places with a clas­sic per­son­alised des­ti­na­tion print, from £38, by Betsy Benn, Not On The High Street, 0845 259 1359­ton­the­high­

Armchair ad­ven­ture: Lounge on a Maps cush­ion, show­ing a map of the world. £28 from John Lewis

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