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10 must-have items to add to your homeware shopping list

From big tickets items to small decor pieces, we round up ten of our favourite fresh finds on the homeware scene

1. Stylish storage

If fitting enough storage into your home is a challenge then one of these lockers from Australian company Mustard may offer the ideal solution. In five stunning colours – blush, mustard, olive, slate blue and white – these sturdy metal lockers are slimline and available in short or tall styles. Check out the full range, priced from $259, online at shutthefrontdoor.co.nz.

 

 

2. Stunning vase

There are so many lovely things about this vase from Kmart’s new home collection – the gold stand, the intriguing shape, the generous size and, best of all, this stunner will only set you back $17. Go on, you know you want one! kmart.co.nz

3. Rustic rug

The Anastasia polypropylene rug by Rug Culture combines a delicate hit of pattern with a subtle colour palette and a hint of classic Eastern European charm. This design showcases a soft abrash (aged colour variation) effect, silky smooth feel and, at $699 for 230cm x 160cm, is great value for your bedroom, living room or dining space. Available from thefoxesden.co.nz.

4. Resin homeware

If you love handcrafted homeware, let us introduce you to Keep Resin. Each cast resin vessel is simple and functional, allowing the fluid patterns created by the material to stand out. The organic contours of each piece emulate the curves of nature and every colourway is inspired by the seasons – we’re particularly loving the jade marble effect. Prices start from AU$24; to see more of the collection visit keepresin.com.au.

5. Icelandic sheepskin

This Icelandic sheepskin in a copper tone with caramel tips is an exquisite home decor must-have. As a soft rug or cosy covering to drape over your favourite armchair or the end of the bed, this warm and textural item is a great buy for $245 from teapea.co.nz.

6. Reuseable drink bottle

We love these reusable glass drink bottles which feature a silicone sleeve and bamboo lid. Each Sol bottle comes with a waterproof pouch and cleaning brush so you can keep it in prime condition. Sol bottles are chemical and plastic free. Get yours for $45 from boltofcloth.com.

7. Plant hanger

Plant lovers will love this rainbow hanging planter with a playfully functional design that’s sure to keep your house plants happy. Train hanging plants to grow in and around the double arch design or allow the leaves to naturally cascade down. Order yours for AU$129 from stilllife.net.au.

8. Cane lounger

Inspired by the classic Jan Bocan lounge chair from the Czech Embassy in Stockholm, the Willow Cane Lounger features a curved design which matches perfectly with any interior. Made from natural rattan, making it lightweight yet strong and sturdy, these elegant chairs are $550 each from williamsroad.co.nz.

9. Kid’s wooden raindow

We can’t go past this sweet little handmade rainbow toy made from three types of wood: black walnut, cherry and poplar. The wood is sealed with a food-safe, natural sealer which is safe for little ones to chew on. On a shelf as decoration or on the floor for everyday play, this is a simply lovely item. It costs $49 from sundayhomestore.co.nz.

10. Sonos soundbar

If you love pin sharp audio but don’t have room for multiple speakers, the Sonos Beam compact smart soundbar is for you. Perfect for small or mid-sized spaces, Sonos Beam will bring you beautiful sound as you watch movies and TV, stream music, listen to podcasts and more. The stylish soundbar with built-in Amazon Alexa comes in black or white and can be placed on furniture or attached to the wall. RRP $699. noelleeming.co.nz

Compiled by: Vanessa Nouwens.

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