For rustic charm, try sisal flooring, which suits both traditional and modern interiors. A practical choice, it is stain- and moistureresistant, and will wear well in high-traffic areas. It introduces a warm depth to this dining room – fine bouclé and herringbone weaves are also available.
Birch CARPET in Linen, £29.99/m2, The Country Living Collection at Carpetright. Walls in Boxington FLAT OIL EGGSHELL, £30/L, Little Greene. Nordic wooden SOFA, £999 (unpainted); PEG RAIL, £41
(unpainted): both Scumble Goosie; peg rail painted in Swedish White EGGSHELL, £53/2.5L, Dulux. Enamel SCHOOL LIGHT, £155; BASKET BAGS (on peg rail and floor), from a selection: both Baileys. Natural History Butterfly WRAPPING SHEET, £3.50; wooden HANGING FRAME, £17.50: both Willow & Stone. Herringbone green THROW, £70, Heal’s. Violet teacup WOODBLOCK PRINT, £60, Matt Underwood. SHELF UNIT, £69, Rose & Grey On unit: 3D CARD by Mark Hearld, £4.25, Berry Red. Everyday ESPRESSO MUG by Emma Lacey, £24, The Conran Shop. JUG, stylist’s own. QUAIL EGGS (blown), £5.70/12, Pipii. REEL; similar CARD PACK: both The Old Haberdashery. LUGGAGE TAG, printed using a daffodil RUBBER STAMP, £5*, Little Stamp Store from Not On The High Street On bench: CUSHIONS in Melbury linen, £65/m; Hurst check cotton-mix, £68/m: both Colefax and Fowler. Milson linen-mix, £50/m, Celia Birtwell. SEAT PAD COVER in Rydall cotton, £39/m, Jane Churchill. Wool BLANKET, £80, Black Bough. Vintage STEP LADDER; CRICKET BAT; RACKET: all flea-market finds. Jute TWINE, £2.25/ball, Pipii. NOTEBOOK (on steps), from a selection, Pimpernel & Partners. POTTED PRIMULA, from a selection, Wild at Heart at Liberty. Similar BASKET, Coates English Willow. BOOKS, from a selection, The Old Haberdashery and Black Bough. Similar V&A FLASK, Amazon. TRAY (from wooden tray table), £100, Cox & Cox. Similar GLOVES, Etsy