summer,home inspiration,inspiring living rooms,soft furnishings,House BeautifulPink and cream, floral living room from House Beautiful
Bring summer inside with overblown floral designs in hot fuchsia teamed with neutral creams and duck egg blue. A strong accent colour like this deep pink ties the scheme together so you can use several different patterns in your soft furnishings, rugs and accessories and still achieve a coordinated effect.
summer,home inspiration,inspiring living rooms,soft furnishings,House BeautifulMorrocan lantern from The Pier
Capture the trend for Moroccan-style furnishings and accessories with a pretty, shapely tealight lantern.
summer,home inspiration,inspiring living rooms,soft furnishings,House BeautifulTable with two chairs either side with prints on the wall
When using bold colours and large-scale pattern in a scheme it\'s important to keep the shape and style of your furniture unfussy. A modern console table looks stunning flanked by two simple, fabric-covered occasional chairs.
Tiga console table, £349, Marks and Spencer. Tall lidded pot, £29.95; wide lidded pot, £35; both Parlane. Lamp, £70; Gemma lamp shade, £20; all John Lewis. Photograph frame, £10; vase, £15; both The Pier. Dining chairs, £190 each, The Dormy House. Chair covers made up in Chester Fuchsia fabric, £29 a metre; Cushions made up in Chester Cleedon fabric, £29 a metre, both Jane Churchill, piped in Montreal, £24.50 a metre, Villa Nova. Oriental watercolour framed prints, £158 each, Arc Prints