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Get up on this

These ‘It’ shades have really got us talking and we can’t help but think you’re going to love them too. There’s a look for every  aesthetic – what’s your jam?

In association with Resene.

Desert menu

Take the rough with the smooth to create a perfectly imperfect melting pot
of texture, warm neutrals and rust with a hint of laid-back ’70s glam.

GET THE LOOK Texture’s where it’s at this winter and a great way to spice up a pared- back paint scheme. We used Resene Sandtex Standard tinted to Resene Swirl for a contemporary take on 1970s-style drywall.

PAINT COLOURS, FROM TOP Resene Scoria; Resene Desperado; Resene Just Right; Resene Swirl; Resene Sandtex standard, resene.co.nz.

INSPIRATION, FROM TOP Georgia Jay’s latest leather accessories campaign, shot in Santa Fe, georgiajay.com; Matter Made’s exhibit at this year’s Milan Furniture Fair, mattermade.us; Savannah Berber Knot rug by Armadillo & Co, $1675, theivyhouse.co.nz.

MOODBOARD, ABOVE Wall and floor in Resene Just Right; plinths (left) in Resene Sandtex Standard tinted to Resene Swirl and (right) Resene Desperado with Resene Paint Effects Medium mixed with Resene Scoria, resene.co.nz. Arc vase by Rachel Saunders, $320, fourth-st.com. Vessel by Adrian Bird, $28, bioattic.co.nz. INTERIOR LOOK, TOP Walls (left) in Resene Desperado Lumbersider with Resene Paint Effects Medium mixed with Resene Scoria and (rear) Resene Sandtex Standard tinted to Resene Swirl; floor in Resene Walk-on in Resene Just Right; resene.co.nz. FROM LEFT Mayu lamp by Coco Flip, $2490, theivyhouse.co.nz. Dracena plant in Bianca pot, $169, plantandpot.nz. Form Study No 2 art print by Samantha Totty, $489, endemicworld.com. Hugo sofa, $2695, meandmytrend.com. Marl cushion cover, $70, cittadesign.com. Globe cushion by Klay, $160, precinct35.co.nz. Ghan Berber Knot rug by Armadillo & Co, $1880, theivyhouse.co.nz. Radial coffee table, $990, cittadesign.com. Large platter, $174, gidonbingceramics.com. Vessel by Adrian Bird, $28, bioattic.co.nz. Dalmation Jasper paperweight, $49; Arc vase by Rachel Saunders, $320, fourth-st.com. Sheepskin, $280, fatherrabbit.com.

Into the woods

The lush botanical greens of yesteryear play nice with strong geometric forms.
Offset by the richness of stained timber flooring, they draw you in and hold you tight.

GET THE LOOK Dark wooden floors are undeniably sophisticated and bring an element of maturity to a space. We stained pine boards with a light coat of Resene Colorwood in Resene Dark Ebony, left on for about three minutes (the longer you leave it, the darker the finish).

PAINT COLOURS, FROM TOP Resene Thor; Resene Palm Green; Resene Tacao; Resene Passport; Resene Dark Ebony stain, resene.co.nz.

INSPIRATION, FROM LEFT Untitled photograph of kumquat tree; Swimming Pool in St Paul de Vence artwork by Mr Rogers, $190, myexhibition.co.nz. Tiger swimsuit, $199, katesylvester.com.

MOODBOARD, RIGHT Walls (left) in Resene Colorwood in Resene Dark Ebony and (right) Resene Thor; floor in Resene Thor; plinths (from left) in Resene Thor, Resene Palm Green and Resene Tacao, resene.co.nz. Vase by Crown Lynn, $190, myexhibition.co.nz. INTERIOR LOOK, TOP Wall in Resene SpaceCote Low Sheen in Resene Thor with accent in Resene Palm Green; shelf in Resene Tacao; floor in Resene Colorwood in Dark Ebony, resene.co.nz. FROM LEFT Pare 01 lamp, $1280, douglasandbec.com. Frida bag, $189, widdess.co.nz. Shell chairs by Niko Kralj, $1095, goodform.co.nz. 60 coffee table by Handvärk, from $1199, dawsonandco.nz. ON SHELF, FROM LEFT Vase by Crown Lynn, $190, myexhibition.co.nz. Bowl by Hydrangea Ranger, $32, widdess.co.nz. Vintage vessel, $18, bioattic.co.nz. Avocado Season artwork by Mr Rogers, $65, myexhibition.co.nz. Bowl by Ellen J Hemmings, $35, widdess.co.nz. Tumbler, $60, fourth-st.com. Oil painting, $150, myexhibition.co.nz. Flowers, wooden bowl and mug stylist’s own.

Doctor’s orders

An energising shot of colour underfoot will really lift your spirits. Team with
simple styling that favours the handmade to keep the excitement in check.

GET THE LOOK This optimistic shade, Resene Aloha, makes a statement you can’t ignore. Stick to a neutral palette for your walls and key furnishings so as not to overpower the senses.

PAINT COLOURS, FROM TOP Resene Aloha; Resene Half Spanish White; Resene West Coast; Resene Nero; Resene Colorwood Whitewash, resene.co.nz.

INSPIRATION, FROM LEFT Freshly ground turmeric; Vincent van Gogh’s Sunflowers series; Another rug by All The Way To Paris, andtradition.com.

MOODBOARD, ABOVE Wall in Resene Colorwood Whitewash; plinths in
Resene Aloha and Resene Half Spanish White, resene.co.nz. Wave vase by Rachel Saunders, $280, fourth-st.com. Mug by Kirsten Dryburgh, $35, widdess.co.nz. INTERIOR LOOK, TOP Wall in Resene SpaceCote Low Sheen in Resene Half Spanish White; floor in Resene Lumbersider in Resene Aloha, resene.co.nz. FROM LEFT Formakami JH4 pendant light by Jaime Hayon for &tradition, $449, dawsonandco.nz. Weight side table, $659, cittadesign.com. Wave vase by Rachel Saunders, $280, fourth-st.com. Do Slim mug by Claska, $42, precinct35.co.nz. Pink Divide artwork by Vincent Langford, $625; Some Kind of Sky artwork by Mallory Allen, $70, widdess.co.nz. 355 Studio daybed by Ercol, $5295, goodform.co.nz. Taupe Texture linen cushion, $129, fatherrabbit.com. Sunset Poppy Gold cushion by Rachel Carley, $298, tessuti.co.nz. Round Velvet Squab cushion, $150, precinct35.co.nz. Handwoven footstool (legs in Resene West Coast) by Juliette Wanty, $275, juliettewanty.com. Flowers stylist’s own.

Styling Juliette Wanty
Photography
Wendy Fenwick