Colour palette: Lavender décor ideas
June 13, 2022
Lavender might seem a little ‘blue rinse brigade’, but it can be suave and stylish when executed in the right way. Pastel hues like this are bang on trend for 2022, and with Pantone championing Veri Peri as its Colour of the Year 2022, it’s the perfect time to take a look at lavender decoration ideas…
In colour psychology, lavender is associated with healing, relaxation and purity. It encourages calmness and tranquility, invoking a relaxing, meditative state. So why not try it in a living room or bedroom to create a restful environment?
Wall art is a great way to experiment with a lavender decoration ideas. Recreate the above look with: Purple Love gallery wall of six framed posters, £236.35, Desenio. For similar dining furniture, try the Parquet Pie extendable round oak table, £1,195 & Pitstop chairs, £540 per pair, all Loaf. For a similar vase, try the Dartington Crystal cushion posy vase, £30, John Lewis & Partners. For a similar throw, try Etsy. For a similar paint colour, try Stony Ground modern emulsion, £56 per 2.5ltrs, Farrow & Ball.
Lavender decoration ideas
1. Cool cushions
Bring the subtle hint of lavender to your sofa or bedding with these sleek and stylish ripple rectangle cushions. They’ll instantly bring the calming vibe without overpowering your existing scheme, and who doesn’t love an extra cushion or two? These Jonathan Adler ripple rectangle cushions, £92 each from Sweetpea & Willow, are a great example.
2. Lavender light
A basic yet colour catching light is perfect for introducing a new colour to your scheme and this ceiling light is no different. The shape would work well in a bedroom, nursery or hallway and this example, the Chelsea pendant light in Very Peri, £395 from Lighting Lover, suits beautifully.
3. Super storage
Chic lockers are perfect for modernising a space and these skinny lockers, £229 from Mustard Made, are perfect for small gaps. They look great as standalone pieces or combined with other colours.
4. Top towels
Bring lavender vibes to your bathroom and enhance the calm serenity in your spa-like space with accessories such as towels. These Ashley towels in Fig, from £14 at Christy’s, are ideal for adding a splash of the shade and are stunning to look at, too.
5. Time for tea
There’s something exciting about getting a new kettle or toaster. As something we use everyday it’s especially fun to get a new one to try out! This retro dome kettle, £44.99 from Swan, is simple yet stylish and adds a pop of lavender to your existing scheme.
6. Smooth sofa
Combining premium comfort with marvellous design, this Pukka medium sofa in prune gentle velvet, £3,345 from Ligne Roset, combines feminine style to fill a space. The stitching detail, use of ultra-flexible foams and tension of lines makes it ultra comfortable and quirky, too!
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