Photo Gallery: Chinoiserie Accents
A traditional style lends an opulent, exotic feel.
This handmade vase exudes the delicacy of a Chinese lantern. Contrasting blue, coral and black create a dramatic look.
Go for a bold look by matching an Asian-inspired print wallpaper with an upholstered headboard. The intricate print, soft coral hue and variation in scale lends feminine whimsy to a bedroom.
This desk clock makes a traditional bamboo frame modern with its sleek, silver-plated finish and adds a subtle exoticism to a home office.
Wallpaper featuring a pastoral Chinese motif enlivens a traditional space, providing a lively backdrop for guests in a dining room. Pick up on the bold accent colours of the wallpaper in surrounding furnishings to create continuity.
Intricate carved doors lend this tall mint cabinet a refined exoticism. Large, red curved handles give the design a mod feel.
Tactile and lightweight, these bamboo-handle serving pieces from Paola Navone for Crate & Barrel have a natural, organic beauty.
A timeless blue and white ginger jar vase adds an authentic Eastern touch to modern and traditional spaces.