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Start the new year afresh – we’re kicking of 2019 with the latest and hottest colour trends in décor. Incorporate Modern Minimalism, the new Earthy Tones and Simply Striped into your home for a bold new update.


Striking shapes and strong silhouettes combine with mixed finishes, subtle metallics and a monochromatic colour palette in a contemporary look devoid of fuss.

(clockwise from top left) book holder Black book holder by Bofred R4 850, Design Store; vase Norks ceramic vase R828, La Forma; bedspread Washed linen bedspread R899, H&M Home; storage ladder Nomi storage ladder R2 199, Country Road; light Eclipse single pendant light by Lee Broom R15 100, CRÉMA; catwalk Monse Summer 2019; chaise-longue Tokyo chaise-longue by Charlotte Perriand for Cassina from R78 500, True Design; lamp Copycat table lamp by Michael Anastassiades for Flos R13 242, ELDC; lamp Tripod floor lamp by FontanaArte R41 000, Casarredo; table Trame end table R31 190, Roche Bobois


Hot hues like maroon and oxblood are perfectly partnered with ochre, rust, terracotta and taupe for a chic summer statement.

(clockwise from top left) jug Stoneware jug R299 and cushion cover Cotton scatter cushion cover R80, both H&M Home; chair Little tulip chair by Pierre Paulin for Artifort from R30 550, Limeline; rug Shazia rug by Mona Ronteix R26 500, Ligne Roset; lamp Steady floor lamp R2 790, SHF; pot Pockman trinket pot by Evangelos Vasileiou R2 000, Ligne Roset; stool Velvet stool R1 499, @home; catwalk Valentino Summer 2019; vases Terracotta Lab vases from R3 795 each, Wiid Design; lamp Victoire table lamp R31 050, Roche Bobois; bench Think-tank bench R20 939, KARE

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Stripes add an instant jolt of cool classicism to interiors, and you needn’t rely on wallpaper, carpets or the other usual suspects.

(clockwise from top left) cushion cover Satin scatter cushion cover R149, H&M Home; mirror Cubista mirror by Gallotti & Radice R124 600, Casarredo; vase Introverso 2 vase R17 050, Roche Bobois; light Orion pendant light by Lee Broom R18 000 each, CRÉMA; catwalk Sacai Summer 2019; vase Groove Deco vase R649, KARE; vase Illusion vase R6 240, Roche Bobois; table 390 Lebeau wood table by Patrick Jouin for Cassina from R105 000, True Design; screen Ki screen by Gallotti & Radice POR, Casarredo; ottoman Stockholm ottoman R3 750, SHF

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