An English Eccentric Sitting Room and How to Get the Look

There’s a look that can only be described as ‘English Eccentric’. It’s an amalgam of traditional elements, more modern additions and the downright quirky. It’s hard to put together well. In fact it’s a look that really only evolves over several generations of adding and subtracting. But it you did fancy a go, you’d have to let go of all rules. Start with traditional features. Layer patterns and textures. Add embellishments such as fringing and tassels. And finally, include some ultra contemporary pieces, a few humorous accessories, a touch of tartan, and finally just a hint of leopard print. Job done. And good luck. Don’t ask me for advice, this is way out of my comfort zone.

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An English Eccentric Sitting Room and How to Get the Look

The Enchanted Woodland Green Wallpaper – Set of 3 Rolls – £175, Mind The Gap from Lime Lace.

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An English Eccentric Sitting Room and How to Get the Look

Sources
  1. The Enchanted Woodland Green Wallpaper – Set of 3 Rolls – £175, Mind The Gap from Lime Lace.
  2. Retro Bloom Lampshade With Black Fringing, £259, Mint & May.
  3. Mr and Mrs Pheasant Linen Mix Cushion, £18.95, At Home in the Country.
  4. Teddy Sofa In Alpaca Boucle, £1830, Sofa.com.
  5. Bobboli Table Lamp In Clear Resin, £126, 40cm Straight Empire Shade In Matthew Williamson Classic Leopard Love, £103, both Pooky.
  6. Kili Set of 2 Fringed Velvet Cushions, 45 x 45cm, Dark Green & Pink, £39, Made.com.
  7. Zellandine Aqua Velvet Cushion, £80, The Curious Department.
  8. Merino Lambswool Tartan Throw, £84.95, Annabel James.
  9. Moroccan Style Berber Diamond Rug, £100, Cult Furniture and Velvet Fringed Stool in Green, £88, Lime Lace.

 

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