Tips & Techniques

1 Room, 4 Looks: Dreamscape

Jun 13, 2017

Create a soothing, dreamy atmosphere with meditative, sea-spray shapes and shades.


A restrained, nature-inspired palette is matched in the decorating: organic patterns, shapes and textures are favoured with sea-like ceramics, warm, raw wood and rich, tan leather.

Create a dreamy atmosphere in your bedroom
From top: Plascon Double Velvet Deep Sea Reef (B7-B1-1), Mystic Morn (B6-C2-2), and white.


Soothing and restful, blue is ideal for the bedroom. Set the mood by using oceanic accents, inspired by the Colour Forecast’s Deep Sea Reef (B7-B1-1), to uplift and off set a palette of natural tones and whites.


Clockwise from top left: Wall mural by Julian and Ilaria Louw of Paintiques. Wooden cactus, Weylandts. Denim shirt, stylist’s own. Isobel Sippel table cloth and wooden vase, both Lim. Masculo dining chair by Gubi, and Gregg outdoor light by Foscarini, both Créma Design. Grey Berber rug, Fibre Design. Wooden stool, round marble side table and plain scatter, all Weylandts. Ceramic bowl, Stable. Isobel Sippel table cloths and patterned scatter, all Lim. Duvet cover set, H&M. On the cork tray, Nap: Ceramic teapot, Africa Nova. Ceramic mug, Clementina van der Walt. Wooden spoon, Lim.