Written by Christina Chrysostomou

Trend alert: opt for oatmeal this aw19

A soothing hue that suits all rooms, go natural and layer your scheme with organic tones and textures of Oatmeal this Autumn.


This new trend for AW19 creates a stylish canvas on which to layer your favourite pieces – creating an oasis of tranquility, that will always remain classic. We list some of our favourite pieces to incorporate into your home.


Cocoon wire lampshade, £108

Cocoon Lampshade, £108 | Credit: Curious Egg | Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Curious Egg

This sculptural wire lampshade that has been created by knitting golden wire in a gorgeous organic cocoon shape. Suspended on an adjustable length of gold chain link it makes an artful statement light for any room.


Good Homes top tip:

Add an accent: Warmth and texture are key when using this shade so bring out its biscuit tones by paring with a baked hue like chalky fold or a darker terracotta. Choose natural materials such as jute and linen, and complement with antique brass accessories.”


Varzea jute medium rug, £129


Made from jute, a tough plant used for making rope, cloth, and wool, this rug is durable, but soft underfoot.

Varzea Jute Medium Wool Rug, £129 | Credit: Made.com | Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Made.com


Diamond press cube pouffe, £100

Impromptu guests? Be prepared with this cube pouf from A by Amara. Made from strong wood with a soft cotton body, it’s a fabulous addition to your contemporary home.

Diamond Press Cube Poof, £100 | Credit: Amara | Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Amara


Parlane patterned gold ceramic table lamp, £90

Add warmth and drama to your living space with this table lamp from Parlane.

Featuring an etched, textured base in a warm gold tone, this lamp is complemented with a champagne coloured shade to bring on-trend style to any interior.

Patterned Gold Ceramic Table Lamp, £90 | Credit: Amara | Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Amara


Diamond Fringed Cushion, £30

Give your sofa a new friend with this Diamond Fringed Cushion from A by Amara.

Made from cotton, this cushion features a rustic diamond pattern in neutral tones. Finished with a fabulous fringed edge, this cushion will spruce up your space in an instant.

Diamond Fringed Cushion in Natural/Grey, £30 | Credit: Amara | Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Amara


Harrison Marble Trinket Box, £17.50

Marks and Spencer

Stow your smallest treasures in this delicate marble trinket box, finished with gold etching on the lid.

Harrison Marble Trinket Box, £17.50 | Credit: M&S | Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Marks & Spencer


Plait rug, £219 – £289

Marks and Spencer

The intricate knitted weave on this plait rug not only looks beautiful and is incredibly soft underfoot, but is ready to take on the trials of everyday life as the centrepiece of any space.

Plait rug £219-£289 | Credit: M&S | Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Marks & Spencer


Etta Bedding Set, £17.50 – £29.50

Marks and Spencer

Treated with M&S StayNEW™ technology, this Etta bedding will feel and look fresh even after plenty of turns through the wash. Made from recycled polyester and responsibly sourced cotton, its soft fabric means it’s perfect for using all year round.

Etta Bedding Set, £17.50 - £29.50 | Credit: M&S | Goodhomesmagazine.co.uk

Image: Marks & Spencer


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