Gingham is slowly but surely taking over our kitchens, bedrooms and bathrooms. And we confess – we’re crushing on this timeless criss-cross pattern, from checkered crockery to fun furniture.
But what’s not to love? It’s a classic pattern which oozes timeless glamour when chosen in black and white. But if you are colour confident, these micro squares in vibrant or pastel palettes are a guaranteed mood-booster. Gingham can help you achieve anything from a modern-rustic look or a stylish scheme with a retro feel to a luxurious aesthetic with a classic touch.
We’ve gathered our favourite decorating ideas for the three most important rooms in the home, and collated a shopping edit right at the end to help you get the look – keep your eyes peeled.
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How to welcome the gingham pattern in your kitchen
Why not revive your kitchen with the help of glazed tableware, lavish lighting solutions, and pretty gingham textiles dunked in bright hues? What’s more, patterned tablecloths and napkins are an easy update for any spring or summer dining table setup. Pair them with ornate, whimsical crockery and natural textures such as jute and rattan to boast a cottagecore aesthetic.
Ideas for your bedroom
In your sleep space, opt for seating solutions such as armchairs or footstools adorned with micro squares. Take your scheme one step further and dress your bed in the latest linen and accent cushions wrapped in vibrant gingham patterns, which come in a variety of shapes and sizes.
Brighten up your bathroom
To embrace the look, mix and match monochromatic tiles and nail the chequerboard-style flooring. For a bathroom refresh, and to indulge in the little luxuries, choose gingham patterned towels in sunny shades and comfortable bath rugs – the perfect finishing touches.
If you’re a fan of gingham pattern, we’ve gathered some of our favourite solutions. Be it a black and white lamp for your bedside table, a colourful cup for your morning coffee, or a tactile rug for your ensuite, there are plenty of products to help you get the look.
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