The total Opalhouse designed with Jungalow debut assortment is right here !After I began this weblog practically twelve years in the past, I knew that I wished to make use of it to provide some construction to my inventive apply, to attach with different inventive souls and to have an outlet by means of which I may share my creativity with the world. I by no means imagined that this tiny, colourful pocket of the net can be the seed that might develop into the wild Jungalow model that it has turn into at the moment.
And at the moment, I’ve butterflies in my tummy as our new Opalhouse designed with Jungalow assortment turns into out there at Goal each on-line and in shops throughout the nation.
It’s my hope that this assortment is the primary of many that can aid you carry good vibes dwelling. Working with Goal for this partnership has really been a dream, not simply because I get to work alongside among the most gifted designers within the business and study a lot, but additionally as a result of I’ve the unbelievable alternative to carry colourful, joyful design to so many individuals at such nice value factors–and serving to individuals create environments the place they’ll develop, thrive and dwell their greatest lives is my north star.
For at the moment’s submit, I’m sharing a few of my favourite items from this debut assortment, and the inspiration behind the items.
As an alternative, for this assortment, I dug deep inwards, and went by means of my very own archives to have the ability to create items that I’ve wished to make for years, and assist to make them out there to all!
For this assortment, I made it a precedence to incorporate plenty of pure supplies as a result of I like inviting nature into the house, and items created from pure supplies are simpler on Mama Earth. Under are a few of my favourite items created from rattan, terracotta, coconut shells, jute, and extra! A variety of these items had been impressed by the seven years I spent residing in Italy, summer time journeys my household took to Mexico rising up, and our household journey to India early final yr.
Textures, Tassels and Trims!
My fashion is notoriously filled with textures, tassels and trims! I like how these tactile prospers add a enjoyable component to textiles to create a dynamic look in any room. Under are a few of my favourite tactile moments within the assortment. My earliest reminiscences of tassels are from the prayer scarf my mother and father and grandparents wrapped themselves in on particular events and holidays once I was a toddler. Tassels are seen as a protecting machine in lots of cultures, so I like to have plenty of tassels round to maintain these good vibes coming!
Shade, Shade and extra Shade!
I consider that colour is essentially the most ubiquitous temper enhancer! Shade makes me completely satisfied, and I wished this assortment to radiate optimistic power.
From briny teal to soothing sage, and jolt or two of Majorelle blue, the colours on this assortment are vibrant and earthy and are designed to be layered collectively, combined and matched to the hearts’ content material! Under are a few of my favourite colour moments — my portray featured within the collage under (higher, left nook) knowledgeable a whole lot of the colours within the assortment and might work as a colour unifier in a room, and so can the gorgeous (and insanely tender) striped lumbar pillow. Including items in a room that characteristic the entire colour story for the area might help to maintain a maximal room wanting cohesive.
From the scalloped quilts paying homage to flower petals, to the cheerful candles (they scent wonderful, by the way in which — I even bought to curate the scents!!) and all of the solar motifs — Mama nature was the inspiration behind this assortment — and as with all of my designs, it’s my hope that we might help to foster the human/nature connection and assist to carry good vibes dwelling.
Because of my wonderful crew, and to the gifted and passionate crew at Goal, for all of the work poured into bringing this assortment to life. That is just the start of a multi-year collaboration that I’m nonetheless pinching myself about. Take a look at the total 300-piece assortment at Goal.com and head to your native Goal retailer to see and really feel choose items IRL. Issues simply bought an entire lot extra jungalicious!!