I just love the purple ikat on the chair, especially paired with the black-and-white greek key rug.
As well as this lilac library:
Now THAT’S the colour I wanted for the lamps! It’s got a bit more grey in it, and less candy-ish.
And I know I’ve been going on about being obsessed with green at the moment, so my plan is to bring in green and purple, with some ikat in either shade, with some hints of pink and green as well. To fit with this I have been planning to recover these in something green:
But I scrapped that idea last night when I bought these on ebay:
The green velvet upholstery will go nicely with some purple/pink, plus I don’t have to worry about having anything recovered! I knew if I prevaricated for long enough it would all work out for the best..
Here are some purple-paired-with-green rooms – the boldest and the most subtle – that are inspiring me..