As a child I couldn’t understand my mum’s obsessions with ceramics – to me they just cluttered the shelves and gathered dust! As an adult in the last few months I’ve found myself captivated by the selection of decorative vases popping up all over the place.
Not so much chintz as statement…
The shelving surfaces in our house are crammed with books and magazines, we’ve never explored the luxury of using shelves for display – until my eyes were opened by the popping colour and texture combinations of this seasons vases.
Best decorative vases this season
Let’s take a look at the best vases on the market…
If you love the minimal/industrial look you might enjoy a concrete vase – these ones look incredibly sculptural.
There’s a great selection of shapes and textures available, get something heavy in a terracotta. Some flavours of Vietnam and Morocco can add a touch of the exotic to your lounge.
Vases on stands
For a mid-century look how about a vase on a stand – there are nice options available at La Redoute and Westelm.
Geometric and two-tone
Fancy some eye-popping angular patterns? How about these beauties…