Summer is on the horizon, which means it’s time to get ready for long days on the beach, more time outdoors and gathering with loved ones for barbecues, picnics and dining alfresco. Which is all to say that Big W’s latest homewares range couldn’t have come at a better time. Stand out pieces from the range include striped velour beach towels, soft cotton sheets and colourful beach accessories that will keep you out of the sun’s rays in style.
Gary Chen, senior designer at Big W says the range “Captures the nostalgic feeling of past summer vacations – giving a modern twist to a traditionally retro look and feel. We’ve pulled through classic geometrics, checkerboard, stripes and sunburst patterns and paired them with a cohesive colour palette that feels current and modern.”
“The range is designed to mix and match easily with neutrals for an effortless, bohemian look and feel.”
Best buys from Big W’s new homewares collection
Openook woven ceramic fruit bowl in white
The most visible piece of kitchen decor is the fruit bowl, and we love Big W’s woven ceramic bowl that manages to look sculptural yet allows air to flow freely around the fruit to keep it fresh.
Openook washed cotton gingham print sheet set in French oak
The gingham trend is still going strong, and this neutral colourway will look right at home in any calming and cosy bedroom.
Openook double walled glass mugs (2 pack)
Give a boring old set of mugs the flick and upgrade them to something fun. With this set of coloured, double-walled glass mugs, you can enjoy a steaming pot of tea with a friend in style.
Openook clear ribbed small tumblers (4 pack)
LiFE! Beach trend umbrella
Enjoy long days at the beach without getting scorched by the sun with this fun, printed umbrella with tassel edge detailing. It’s rated UVE95+ and has a 2.4 metre wide, height-adjustable canopy. Matching round beach mat, picnic rug and outdoor beanbag available.
Wave zone reversible pool towel in navy and red
A classic beach towel with a twist! This striped towel features navy stripes on one side, and red stripes on the other.
Summer print dinner plate
Eclectic dinnerware is having a moment right now. Achieve the look for less with this vibrant dinner plate from Big W’s outdoor dining range. The design features fun summery colours and layers of trending motifs including checkers, waves, sunburst and tropical leaves. Perfect for outdoor dinner parties and picnics on the beach.