Five favourite finds of the month: October 2014

This month we’ve found an eclectic reference to the Spring races. A colourful, playful bed linen range, artistic jewellery-inspired lighting, botanical fabric for your next upholstery project and the ‘must-have’ outdoor chair for this Spring/Summer season. Take a look!
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Kip & Co is renowned for its bright, colourful and vibrant bedlinen and the new ‘Croc’ design is no exception. It features a unique array of geometric shapes and a contrasting reverse of scattered polka dots across a deep chocolate base. From $49.95 at Adairs.

Horse in Wonderland - LargeJust in time for the Spring races is this quirky ‘Horse in Wonderland’ candleholder by Stephen Johnson. It’s made from recycled aluminum and stands just under 30cm high. $98 from Artecnica.

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Dale Hardiman (of Dowel Jones) has collaborated with acclaimed jeweller and artist Emily Green to create UP UP Lights, with the Marmo collection the first to emerge. The beads are a combination of polymer clay and timber, depending on the design, with hoods available in either copper, aluminium or hand thrown porcelain. $249 from here.

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This ‘Vine’ chair is Wysteria Design‘s signature piece for the season. It’s a perfect statement item for the deck or balcony this Spring/Summer and is part of a wider range of outdoor furniture. POA from Bernadette.

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Schumacher’s ‘Print Happy’ collection of fabric is bursting with sophisticated and exuberant patterns from ethnic ikat motifs and vivid flamestitch patterns to trellis designs and lush, romantic florals. A perfect way to incorporate this season’s bold botanical trend into your home. Prices vary.