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This month, we’re all about cool fur­ni­ture/fash­ion col­labs, im­mer­sive wall­cov­er­ings for chil­dren’s bed­rooms and heaven-scent can­dles from fave Bri­tish de­signer Matthew wil­liamson

Take the rolling mead­ows, clipped gar­den rows and dense wood­lands of the English land­scape as your de­sign in­spi­ra­tion and it’s easy to slip into twee ter­ri­tory. Not with Cole & Son. Its Botan­i­cal Botan­ica col­lec­tion stamps flora and fauna across 15 hand­crafted wall­pa­pers, each in colour­ways that re­flect the sea­sons. While head of de­sign Car­ley Bean de­scribes it as an ‘ode to na­ture, de­pict­ing its in­nate beauty and the mag­i­cal al­lure of its trans­for­ma­tion through the year’, it’s a rock ’n’ roll take on wis­te­ria, sweet pea, fern and maid­en­hair to us. High­lights in­clude Topi­ary, a wa­ter-coloured geo­met­ric fea­tur­ing or­nate parter­res, and the Art Nou­veau-style Blue­bell, above.

Blue­bell Hy­acinthoides non-scripta 115/3009 in Sage, Mint and Li­lac on Char­coal, £105 a roll (

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