Ultimately the blend of backgrounds use simplistic accents to form a connection with nature and a tranquil, serene atmosphere.
Nature’s Gift – Natural Wax Gel Candle – Japanese Maple & Vetivert | £31.00 | www.stoneglowcandles.co.uk
A gorgeous, distinctive spicy mix of cinnamon, clove and saffron sit on a floral heart of roses and white blooms. The rich woody base of vetivert, sandalwood and patchouli is softened with warming cashmere musk and moss. 120 x 100mm, 30 hours burn time.
Nature’s Gift – Reed Diffuser – Japanese Maple & Vetivert | £30.00 | www.stoneglowcandles.co.uk
A gorgeous, distinctive spicy mix of cinnamon, clove and saffron sit on a floral heart of roses and white blooms. The rich woody base of vetivert, sandalwood and patchouli is softened with warming cashmere musk and moss. 200ml Diffuser, 120 x 100mm, 30hours burn time. Lasts up to 16 weeks.
Japanese Dipping Bowl Blue Trellis | £2.95 | www.dotcomgiftshop.com
Japanese Teapot | Available at Homesense and TK Maxx
Chinese Silk Lantern Shade | £19.99 | Available at Homesense and TK Maxx
Eichholtz Folding Screen Geometric | Eichholtz Furniture
We love the gorgeous detailing on this exquisite handmade screen. The four-panelled piece is finished in piano black and made with high quality mahogany wood, featuring a striking geometric print. Further, the metal feet add a touch of contemporary chic.
Ming Vase Design Salt & Pepper Shakers | £14.99 | www.gettingpersonal.co.uk
If you’re a fan of old-fashioned interior design, then no doubt you’ve searched high and low in numerous antique shops and markets to find the most individual and obscure things to decorate your home with. These beautiful salt and pepper shakers are inspired by the design on Ming vases and are the perfect way to season your food. Looking much like one of your amazing finds, the white background boasts a delicate blue floral design and would be sure to fit perfectly into your retro nest.
Chinese Print Floor Cushion | £49.99 | Available at Homesense and TK Maxx
Black Chinese Bamboo Folding Fan | £1.95 | www.dotcomgiftshop.com
L’Objet Han Chopsticks – Set of 4 – Platinum | £120.00 | www.amara.com
Japanese bowl | £8.95 | www.dotcomgiftshop.com
Aishah Saeed is a 19 year old teenager studying English Literature in London. She takes delight in volunteering for charity events as well as tutoring in her free time.