Trend: Coming Home

This whisper-soft scheme takes its cues from the unique colours found in the Australian bush
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Patterns mimic nature – leaves, flowers, striations etched into the bark of pale gums – while indoor greenery references the country beyond the window, smudging the division between inside and out.


Pale walls cast timber, leather and natural fibres, such as linen and wool, into mild relief. Homespun crafting is referenced in nostalgic skills such as weaving, crochet and macrame, harking back to a simpler time.

(Credit: Chris Warnes)

Colours echo those found along bush waterways: the grey-green and light pink of eucalypt leaves, the rose clay of the riverbank, the reflection of shaded skies on water.

Coming Home | Home Beautiful Magazine Australia
(Credit: Chris Warnes)

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