Artist Martyn Thompson has collaborated with Jo Malone London on a new, design-led capsule collection for the home.

 Jo Malone x Martyn Thompson candle

Image: Jo Malone London X Martyn Thompson

Spring is the perfect time to switch up your interior schemes and bring some colour to your home, so what better than a colourful designer candle and diffuser collection.

Internationally-acclaimed photographer Martyn Thompson has collaborated with British perfumery Jo Malone London on a new design-led capsule collection for the home, launching this April.

In contrast to the brand's signature cream and black branding, the collection will come redressed in decorative ceramics, carefully crafted by Emily Johnson, co-founder of renowned British ceramic producers 1882 Ltd in Stoke-on-Trent

Jo Malone London x Martyn Thompson Lifestyle green diffuser

Image: Jo Malone London X Martyn Thompson

The collection will be available in 4 scents including Malone's signature Lime, Basil and Mandarin, Peony and Blush Suede,  English Pear and Freesia with an ethereal Mimosa & Cardamom completing the collection. However, the brand states that each beautiful heritage piece is designed to live on as a home accessory long after its fragrance has gone.

Jo malone x Martyn thompson - rose image

Image: Jo Malone London X Martyn Thompson

The exciting new collection is said to be 'the most beautiful collection and candle we have ever designed' by the brand's Head of Global Creative, Wandjina Glasheen-Brown, with Thompson's 'photo-paintings' on each bespoke piece. .

Disccusing the methodology behind his work at London Design Festival installation, Thompson creates his signature look by taking a picture and manipulates the printing process so that the ink remains wet, patiently waiting 4 months for his works to dry. The paintings are then retouched and re-photographed several times, a process which Thompson says is extremely time intensive. 

JML MARTYN THOMPSON PORTRAIT

Image: Jo Malone London X Martyn Thompson

Full collection launching in Spring 2020 includes:

  • Lime Basil & Mandarin home candle, £62
  • Mimosa & Cardamom home candle, £62
  • Lime Basil & Mandarin diffuser, £84
  • English Pear & Freesia diffuser, £84
  • Peony & Blush Suede luxury candle, £390

When will the collection be available?

The range will be available in select Jo Malone London Boutiques and online from 1 April.

 

Will you be getting your hands on the Jo Malone X Martyn Thompson collection? Tweet us @goodhomesmag or post a comment on our Facebook page

 

RELATED ARTICLES

Yankee Candle launches Scent of the Year 2020

Rituals launch new luxurious scents to The Private Collection

5 ways to make your candles last longer

monochrome-panelled-bathroom-tou
Home Tours

Tour this monochrome bathroom scheme with traditional wall panelling

Black brassware, traditional-style panelling and marble tiles give this bathroom makeover the wow-factor.   Image: David Giles Homeowner Sharon...
bathroom-mirrors
Bathroom

How to choose the perfect bathroom mirror

Whether you’re brushing your teeth at night or getting ready in the morning, the right mirror will transform your bathroom experience. Find some of the...
 
bedroom-paint-ideas
Bedroom

Bedroom paint ideas: 6 creative schemes to try

Get creative with your next decorating project and take inspiration from these bedroom paint ideas.    Image: Benjamin Moore Is it about time...
sweet-and-delicious-milkshake-recipes
Kitchen

4 sweet and delicious milkshake recipes

Celebrate National Milkshake day this Saturday 12th September by making your own scrumptious recipe.   Image: Brenda Godinez  National...
kitchen-planning-guide-lighting
Kitchen

Kitchen planning guide: lighting ideas for open-plan spaces

In the modern open-plan kitchen, getting the right mix of lighting is more important than ever.  Image: Pooky Once upon a time, the kitchen was a...
 
how-to-design-a-boot-room
Kitchen

How to design a stylish boot room

Avoid muddy footprints making their way into your home this autumn with the addition of a stylish boot room. Image: Martin Moore Where space allows, a...
meyer-homes-john-lewis-competition Win
Competitions

How to win a £1,000 John Lewis & Partners gift card

Here's how to win a £1,000 John Lewis & Partners gift card and a personalised design consultation. Image: John Lewis & Partners Developer...