TREND ALERT: TROPIC THUNDER
This season’s tropical update is a certified mood lifter. It’s super simple, too: just mix and match your favourite prints with woven, rattan and gilded accessories to create your own exotic haven. From palm prints to parrots, here’s our favourite totally tropical finds.
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1. The new palm print
We’ve scaled up those ever-popular palms to create this striking abstract print. But forget green and white – the new tropical trend is all about those vibrant, fantasy hues.
Linea Palm Digital Print Duvet Set from £55
2. Feathered friend
We’ve got a soft spot for this colour-pop cockatoo. Find him a home among plants on a sideboard or as a conversation-starting centrepiece on your summer table.
Linea Blue Cockatoo £32
3. Print club
Sunshine yellow is definitely one to watch this summer. With a few splashes of tomato red, this abstract print cushion becomes a lesson in seriously uplifting colour.
Chagall Abstract Floral £15
4. Go green
The one hard and fast rule of the tropical trend? You can never have too many houseplants. Showcase your green fingers with this perfectly practical ceramic planter.
Linea Cactus Planter £18
5. Deco luxe
We love the attention to detail and textured gold finish of this statement-making candlestick, inspired by the best of deco design. Just add a trio of simple dinner candles.
Palm Tree 3 Candle Stick £30
6. Al fresco dining
Add a pop of colour to your summer table. Fruit motifs make a fun alternative to palm prints - look out for lemons, pineapples and slices of vibrant watermelon.
Linea Hot Tropic Tabletop Range from £6
7. Lush life
Graduating shades of green mean this faux palm leaf looks anything but. Use as a backdrop for eye-catching exotic blooms or group a few stems in a statement vase.
Linea Arece Palm Branch £15
8. Light and shade
Statement lighting is having a serious moment. With a deco-inspired palm base and bronze finish, this luxe lamp ticks off two key interiors trends.
Biba Paradise Palm Tree Table Lamp £120
9. Wild west
Dial up the desert vibes with this quirky cactus ornament, complete with spikey details. It’s totally on trend – and even easier to look after than the real thing.
Linea Cactus Ornament £22
10. Jungle fever
An alternative to the most colourful, chaotic prints, these delicate designs have an almost painterly finish - perfect for dipping your toe into the trend.
Hot Tropics Mug Range from £5