The complete Opalhouse designed with Jungalow debut assortment is right here !Once I began this weblog almost twelve years in the past, I knew that I needed to make use of it to present some construction to my artistic observe, to attach with different artistic souls and to have an outlet by which I might share my creativity with the world. I by no means imagined that this tiny, colourful pocket of the online can be the seed that might develop into the wild Jungalow model that it has change into at this time.
And at this time, 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 enable you to convey 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 proficient designers within the business and be taught a lot, but additionally as a result of I’ve the unimaginable alternative to convey colourful, joyful design to so many individuals at such nice worth factors–and serving to folks create environments the place they’ll develop, thrive and reside their greatest lives is my north star.
For at this time’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 my very own archives to have the ability to create items that I’ve needed to make for years, and assist to make them out there to all!
For this assortment, I made it a precedence to incorporate numerous pure supplies as a result of I like inviting nature into the house, and items constructed from pure supplies are simpler on Mama Earth. Beneath are a few of my favourite items constructed from rattan, terracotta, coconut shells, jute, and extra! Loads of these items had been impressed by the seven years I spent dwelling 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 model is notoriously filled with textures, tassels and trims! I like how these tactile thrives add a enjoyable aspect to textiles to create a dynamic look in any room. Beneath are a few of my favourite tactile moments within the assortment. My earliest recollections of tassels are from the prayer scarf my dad and mom and grandparents wrapped themselves in on particular events and holidays once I was a baby. Tassels are seen as a protecting gadget in lots of cultures, so I like to have numerous tassels round to maintain these good vibes coming!
Colour, Colour and extra Colour!
I imagine that coloration is essentially the most ubiquitous temper enhancer! Colour makes me completely happy, and I needed 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 shiny and earthy and are designed to be layered collectively, blended and matched to the hearts’ content material! Beneath are a few of my favourite coloration moments — my portray featured within the collage beneath (higher, left nook) knowledgeable lots of the colours within the assortment and might work as a coloration unifier in a room, and so can the gorgeous (and insanely gentle) striped lumbar pillow. Including items in a room that function the entire coloration story for the area might help to maintain a maximal room trying cohesive.
From the scalloped quilts paying homage to flower petals, to the cheerful candles (they odor superb, by the best way — 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 convey good vibes dwelling.
Because of my superb staff, and to the proficient and passionate staff 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. Try the complete 300-piece assortment at Goal.com and head to your native Goal retailer to see and really feel choose items IRL. Issues simply bought a complete lot extra jungalicious!!