Walk right in and sit right down on a languid oak and linen chair that demands nothing of you but relaxation – and maybe a bedtime story.
BACKDROP Rear wall in Resene Half White Pointer; right wall in Resene Rockcote X-400 tinted with Castle Rock, resene.co.nz. Itec Concept Ultimate vinyl in Pinnacles 608 by Irvine Flooring, $60/m2, flooringxtra.co.nz (used throughout). FROM LEFT Stoneware mug by Renée Boyd, $38, blackbirdgoods.co.nz. Sarah chair, $1299, dawsonandco.nz. Mosaic lamp by John Crichton, $1250, mrbigglesworthy.co.nz. Whāingaroa Fog print, $300/A1, thetreehouseprintshop.co.nz. Oak frame, $320, endemicworld.com. Larsson buffet, $1119, freedomfurniture.co.nz. Bell incense holder by Walk in the Park, $65; incense by Astier de Villatte, $78/pack, tessuti.co.nz. This is Home book by Natalie Walton, $65, paperplanestore.com. Bowl and vessel by Tokatea Clayworks, POA, blackbirdgoods.co.nz. Albion floor runner, $189, freedomfurniture.co.nz. Slip-on sheepskin slippers by Classic Sheepskins, $69, blackbirdgoods.co.nz. Globe cushion by Klay, $160, tessuti.co.nz. Other books stylist’s own.
BACKDROP Rear wall in Resene Half White Pointer; part-wall in Resene Castlepoint; front walls in Resene Triple White Pointer, resene.co.nz. FROM LEFT Sophora cushion, $169, penneyandbennett.co.nz. Heavy linen cushion, $80, Sove linen pillowcases, $80/pair, and Sove quilted linen blanket, $299, by Città, paperplanestore.com. Bolster cushion by Klay, $150, tessuti.co.nz. Dried bouquet, $85, markantonia.com. Apple candle by Hohepa Candles, $36, studiobestwishes.com. Herbs & Flowers book by Pip McCormac, $25, paperplanestore.com. Female Gaze Croquis framed print by George Sand Studio, $118, endemicworld.com. Blackwood bud vase by Walk in the Park, $184, tessuti.co.nz. Sarah chair, $1299, dawsonandco.nz. Elias rug, $499, freedomfurniture.co.nz.
BACKDROP Walls in Resene Half White Pointer, resene.co.nz. FROM LEFT Nebraska rug, $2980, flooringxtra.co.nz. Patti side table, $250, shutthefrontdoor.co.nz. Best Friends toy dog by Maileg, $75, tessuti.co.nz. Sarah chair, $1299, dawsonandco.nz. Bolster cushion by Klay, $150, tessuti.co.nz. Bekväm spice rack by Ikea, $12, shutthefrontdoor.co.nz. Wooden spruce tree by Ostheimer, $30, naturebaby.co.nz. Wooden kaihe (donkey) by Hohepa Community, $7, blackbirdgoods.co.nz. Mother Fox and Her Cubs book by Amandine Momenceau, $37, tessuti.co.nz. Vintage denim overalls, $40, blackbirdgoods.co.nz. No 2 mobile by Walk in the Park, $325, studiobestwishes.com. Caravan cot by Kalon, $1495, naturebaby.co.nz. Lantana Annabell/B fabric by Liberty of London, $38/m, thefabricstoreonline.com. Three towel, $64, studiobestwishes.com. Sandals by Salt Water, $90, naturebaby.co.nz. Holdie house by Olli Ella, $130, teapea.co.nz. Wooden shapes by Hophepa Commmunity, $29, blackbirdgoods.co.nz. Coathanger stylist’s own.
Styling Gem Adams
Photography Wendy Fenwick