Here Comes The Sun

Spring is the perfect time of the year to inject some colour and fun into your home. You don’t have to go crazy painting walls and wallpapering the downstairs loo; instead introduce it in small bright bursts for an instant change.

Photographs by Jon Day Text & Styling by Elkie Brown Styling Assistance by Katie Phillips


Cushions clockwise from top stair:

Polka dot cushion in jade, white and peach, £58.00, Catherine Tough.

Black, olive and pink ‘Vintage Suzani’ cushion, £68.00, Rigby and Mac.

Linen mix blue cushion ‘Arielli Flip Flop Riviera backed with Arielli Damson’, £30.00, Voyage Maison.

Grey and white stripe cushion cover, £3.99, H&M Home.

Purple pom pom cushion (reverse shown) ‘Freida Autumn backed with Arielli Sweetpea, £51.00, Voyage Maison.

Goldfish linen cushion, £68.50, Thornback & Peel.

Black, white and jade silk scarf cushion cover, £7.99,  H&M Home.

Black, turquoise and pink ‘Vintage Suzani’ cushion, £68.00, Rigby and Mac.

Green and white stripe cushion cover, £3.99, H&M Home.

Dark pink velvet cushion cover, £6.99,  H&M  Home.

Flower pom pom cushion ‘Freida Autumn’ backed with Arielli Sweetpea, £51.00, Voyage Maison.

Orange velvet cushion cover, £6.99,  H&M  Home.

Violet ZigZag cushion with Mango, £58.00, Catherine Tough.

Emerald embroidered cushion with pink pom poms, £49.95, Rigby and Mac.

Candy pink and Papaya Polka dot cushion, £58.00, Catherine Tough.

Vibrant yellow printed velvet cushion, £19.95, Rigby & Mac.

Duck egg linen mix cushion ‘Arielli Flip Flop Pacific backed with Arielli Flint’, £30.00, Voyage Maison.

Gold & Oat ZigZag cushion with Teal,  £58.00, Catherine Tough.

Graphic print cushion ‘Malin  Lov’,  £4.00,  IKEA.

Ship & sea linen cushion, £68.50, Thornback & Peel.

Orange zebra print cushion cover, £6.99, H&M Home.


Cushions from top stair:

Orange and white stripe cushion cover, £3.99,  H&M Home.

Black, olive and pink ‘Vintage Suzani’ cushion, £68, Rigby and Mac

Vibrant yellow printed velvet cushion, £19.95, Rigby & Mac.

Polka dot cushion in jade, white and peach, £58.00, Catherine Tough

Flower pom pom cushion ‘Freida Autumn backed with Arielli Sweetpea, £51.00, Voyage Maison.

Black, turquoise and pink ‘Vintage Suzani’ cushion, £68.00, Rigby and Mac.

Violet ZigZag cushion with Mango, £58.00, Catherine Tough.

Emerald embroidered cushion with neon pink pom poms, £49.95, Rigby and Mac.

 


Chairs painted in ‘English Yellow’, ‘Florence’ and ‘Barcelona Orange’ chalk paints from Annie Sloane. £16.95 litre.

Chairs ‘Ivar’ (unpainted) £13, IKEA.

Stools ‘Marius’ £3.50, IKEA.

Vintage kilner jar stylists own


Wallpaper:

Yellow ‘Saplings Wallpaper’ in Sunflower yellow with white, £59.95, per 10m roll, Miss Print.

Pink ‘Poppy Wallpaper’ in Blush, £59.95, per 10m roll, Miss Print.

Black and red ‘Mountains Wallpaper’ in Red Sun, £59.95, per 10m roll, Miss Print

Blue ‘Muscat Small Wallpaper’ in Duck-Egg Blue (shown vertically as it comes horizontally), £59.95, per 10m roll, Miss Print.

Green ‘Garden City Wallpaper’ in Grove, £59.95, per 10m roll, Miss Print.


Blue ‘Vivienne Tablecloth’, £25.99, Zara Home.

Green ‘Cilantro Tablecloth’, £39.99, Zara Home.

Multi coloured ‘Salvador Tablecloth’, £49.99, Zara Home.

Flannel made from ‘Charisma Blush’, £13.95, Amy Butler Lark at John Lewis.

‘Prey soap’  £8.95,  Rigby & Mac.


Left  to  right  from  the  top:

Turquoise  glass  side  plate,  ‘Godta’,  IKEA.

Yellow ‘Tula’ earthenware dessert plate, £10.00, Anthropologie.

Purple and yellow ‘Palette-Sketch’ earthenware salad plate, £12.00, Anthropologie.

Yellow and green geometric earthenware side plate, £11.00, Rigby and Mac.

Duck-Egg blue bird side plate, part of a set of 4, £18.95, Rigby and Mac.

Blue and green ‘Dipped Toile’ earthenware dessert plate, £12.00, Anthropologie.

White bird plate as before, Rigby and Mac.

Multi-coloured flower ‘Sissinghurst Castle’ earthenware salad plate, £12.00, Anthropologie.

Yellow bird plate as before Rigby and Mac.

Orange Foxglove ‘Palette-Sketch’ earthenware salad plate, £12.00, Anthropologie.

Aqua ‘Old Havana’ earthenware salad plate, £10.00, Anthropologie.

Blue bird plate as before Rigby and Mac.


Small lime and blue ‘Riika’ stoneware bowl, £8.00, Anthropologie.

Large grey and green ‘Zelenka’ stoneware bowl, £16.00, Anthropologie.

Green  ‘Brukbar’  glasses,  £1.00,  IKEA.

Large turquoise ‘Precious Things’ storage jar, (with silver metal lid not shown) £6.99, H&M Home.

Washi  tapes,  £3.00  each,  Paperchase.


House painted in ‘Foxy’ from Funky Colours range, £13.98 for 2.5 litres, B&Q.

Chair painted in English Yellow chalk paint from Annie Sloane, £16.95 litre.

Chair, ‘Ivar’ (unpainted) £13 IKEA

Parcel String £3.50 for approx 20 Metres in blue/red/black from Rigby and Mac.

Balloons 30p each (without helium) from Wimbledon Party Shop.