Floral home décor: 9 ways to work the trend

August 25, 2021

Florals are everywhere in home styling at the moment. Whether it’s in a throwback retro style, or with a bold, modern vibe. Choose pieces in delicate wildflower prints for a vintage country feel, or bolder blooms like poppies to add vibrant painterly colour to a space. Whichever way you choose to go, we can definitely help you with some of our favourite floral décor picks…

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1. The floral wall

This is a statement way to embrace the floral home decor trend. While it isn’t bold poppies or larger flowers, the pattern of stems with lots of little ones has real impact on your room. The design, which is part of the Fearne Cotton x Woodchip & Magnolia range, is available in six different colourways and makes the ultimate bedroom feature wall. From £99 per 10m roll, via

Pink floral decor wallpaper in bedroom with messy bed and archway

Photo: Woodchip & Magnolia

2. The subtle wall hanging

Mix up floral patterns without making drastic decorating changes with upmarket accessories. This beautiful wall hanging offers three different styles of floral pattern in pastel hued pink, blue and sunshine yellow. It’s a subtle nod to the floral decor trend and adds a layer of interest to your wall space. £27.50 from

Floral decor wall hanging on white background

Photo: Oliver Bonas

3. The vibrant deckchair

Make a statement in your garden with this retro wooden slingback deckchair. The selection of bright flowers in various styles immediately brings a nature-inspired vibe. They also make perfect beach hut chairs if you’re still enjoying the last days of sunshine this bank-holiday weekend.£149.99 from Perkins & Morley

Floral deckchair with bright colours on white background

Photo: Perkins & Morley

4. Delicate dining

Bring florals into your kitchenware with these beautiful bowls. The chunkier flowers in the pattern create a gorgeous design, and the mixture of dark blue, pale pink with shades of green and cream mean they will blend in nicely with your existing items. £18 for four, Joe Browns

Navy floral bowls on white background

Photo: Joe Browns

5. Subtle duvet set

A new duvet set can transform your bedroom, without you having to lift a finger. This subtle floral offering in green with white pattern instantly brings the nature-inspired trend to your room without being too overpowering. We love this for a spare duvet set for when you’re getting your spare room guest-ready, and it’s a bargain at just £10 from George at Asda.

Green grey bedding with white floral pattern on white background

Photo: George at Asda

6. A light to love

In a bohemian, romantic style this traces soft details of poppies, yarrows and wild irises in vibrant shades. The design is spectacularly finished with red cotton fringes and gold metallic lining which we love. £195,

Floral lampshade with red trim on white background

Photo: Mind the Gap

7. The afternoon tea accessory

Afternoon tea has gone up a notch this year as we’ve taken to entertaining again, likely due to the success of popular period dramas, Bridgerton and Downton Abbey returning to Netflix. Enter, the humble milk jug. A symbol of a fondly-remembered era and definitely coming back. Complete your afternoon tea collection with this beautiful piece. £12, Daisy Park

Floral and bird printed milk jug in cream on white background

Photo: Daisy Park

8. Statement cushion

Another great way to dip a toe in trend is with a statement cushion. A great look for a stylish lounge space is this 100% cotton, hand-embroidered floral cushion– available in pink, purple and white – are sure to impress your guests. £69 via

Hand embroidered floral cushion on white background

Photo: Ella James

9. The finishing touch

Never underestimate the impact beautiful tableware, and accessories can have. These delicate napkins are perfect for a late summer BBQ or garden party, they’re vibrant whilst still being subtle, and show off the floral trend beautifully. £80 for four, Yolke Home

Floral decor napkins on white background

Photo: Yolke Home


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