A Passion for Pineapples in the Home

Perfect Pineapple Additions to the Home

You can’t have missed the pineapple craze. They seem to be everywhere I look, and I bet it’s the same for you too. They are absolutely perfect additions to so many of the current interior trends. What could be more tropical looking, and what goes better with botanicals I ask? They look amazing in shining metallics and bring a bit of glamour and decadence to a bohemian scheme. As if the boho look needs any more of that! And they look at home just about anywhere too. On fabrics, on the walls, on prints, holding up lampshades. You name it, you can put a pineapple on it.

Pineapples on wallpaper and cushions

Large-scaled pineapple wallcovering and co-ordinating cushions from Arthouse.

And I’ve realised I DON’T HAVE A SINGLE ONE IN MY HOME! Time to put that right with a bit of browsing around my favourite stores. Before we shop though, a word of caution. There are a lot of brightly coloured – even neon – pineapples in the shops. Unless you are deliberately going for a more kitsch look I’d give these a wide berth. My pineapples of choice are metal or glass. White if it goes with your decor. Or even some matt black. A combination of metal and glass looks amazing. Grown-up, sophisticated and timeless. So even after the pineapple craze is but a distant memory, you’ll still have something to treasure.

Perfect Pineapple Additions to the Home

Where to Buy?

1.Table Lamp, £25, Very.

2. Trinket Box, £32, Oliver Bonas (Due September 2017).

3. Pols Potten Pineapple in Matt Black, £48, Amara.

4. Gold Pineapple Ornament, £16.99, Homesense.

5. LED Metal Sign, £35, Marquis and Dawe.

6. Dinner Candle Holder, £15, Marks and Spencer.

7. Lantern, £30, Abigail Ahern Edition at Debenhams.

8. Men’s Society – Brass Pineapple Tumbler with Straw, £95, Amara.

9. Puerto Table Lamp, £49.50, Marks and Spencer.

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2 Comments

  1. Reply

    Oliver

    June 15, 2017

    A pineapple has just made it into our house, I guess it was only a matter of time. Now that summer is here I’d love to get my hands on number 8 and fill it with a nice mojito. 🙂

    • Reply

      deardesigner

      June 15, 2017

      That sounds like such a good idea 🙂

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