James Dunlop Design Trend: Everyday Sanctuary

Posted: 07/10/2016
James Dunlop Design Trend: Everyday Sanctuary

As an antidote to digital technology and the hours spent online, we seek out doses of nature and sanctuary in the everyday.

Key Ideas
  • Escaping digital world
  • Calmness and serenity
  • Peace and space to think
  • Colours and materials taken from nature
  • Combine tonal colours with natural textures
  • Perfectly polished, textural minimalism
  • Paired back aesthetics – offer escape and pause
  • Natural and enduring fibres
  • Soft finish
  • Tactility and organic
  • Artisan
  • Calm, earthy
  • Photographic landscapes
Colour Palette

Soft and sophisticated, the Everyday Sanctuary colour palette has a beautiful range of coordinating tones. The colours are calming with a neutral base, additional pastel hints and deeper natural tones. Its timber tones creating a nod to the organic world and emphasising this trend.

Interior application

Simple ways to apply this trend into interiors:
  • Sheer drapery.
  • Layer with texture as opposed to colour and pattern.
  • Use loose covered linen to revive existing furniture.
  • Layer with cushions.
  • Use double track drapery, allowing you to keep the sheer effect while still offering warmth and sun protection.
  • Use wide width fabric for bedding.
  • Add subtle texture with upholstered lampshades and accessories.
  • Create ‘zones’ with sheer fabric drops.
  • Use floor cushions for breakout spaces.
Product confirmation

Here are some fabrics from James Dunlop that work in with the Everyday Sanctuary trend.


Posted on 07/10/2016 by Millers Home

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