I've always loved a touch of Chinoiserie in my design, mostly to pay tribute to my roots.
Here are some Chinoiserie decor must-haves.
I. Blue and White Porcelain
1. My own collection; 2. Joe Nye Vignette; 3. Blue And White Porcelain Lamp from Finehomelamps. 4. Blue white porcelain prints by Driftwood Interiors via Chinoiserie Chic. 5. Jamie Meares of Furbish; 6. Blue white porcelain garden stool from Williams Sonoma Home; 7. Blue white garden stool with plum blossoms from Interiordesignpro; 8. Williams Sonoma garden stool; 9. Blue white porcelain ginger jars via Chinoiserie Chic.
II. Floral and Birds Wallpaper/Mural
1. Kendall Wilkinson mural; 2. de Gournay; 3. Metallic Chinoiserie wallpaper via the Lennoxx; 4. de Gournay; 5. de Gournay; 6. Maison21 in Griffin and Wong wallpaper.
III. Faux Bamboo Carved Wood1. Faux bamboo dresser from Nattybydesign; 2. Faux bamboo framed Chinoiserie print via Tatterandfray; 2. My own faux bamboo chair makeover; 4. Chinoiserie Pagoda mmirror from Horchow; 5. Faux bamboo tray from Highstreetmarket; 6. Jonathan Adler's faux bamboo dining chair.
IV. Mythical Creatures and Religious Figurines, Porcelain with Elaborate Paintings of Imperial Life
1. A heirloom in my family for four generations. I believe it's from Qing Dynasty. 2. Cobalt foo dogs from C. Wonder; 3. Another heirloom in my family, a Happy Buddha statue; 4. Blanc de Chine Kwan Yin statue; 5. Chinoiserie Decorative Birdcage from Cococozy; 6. Turquoise foo dogs.
If you are also into the Chinoiserie decor, here are a few sites that are very resourceful for both styling and shopping.
Chinoiserie Chic Blog is your one-stop shop for everything Chinoiserie.
Circa Who carries the most exhaustive range of Regency and Chinoiserie furniture and decor. Sadly it's in the US.
de Gournay, Chinoiserie wallpaper
Griffin & Wong: specializes in custom and hand-painted Chinoiserie wallpaper
With that, I hope you all have a fantastic fall weekend. Our main bathroom reno starts next Monday so remember to check back in for updates.