Guest Picks: 20 Asian-Inspired Orange and Turquoise Finds
If you love Chinoiserie in interior design, there is no hotter trend today than combining orange and turquoise. First we will take a look at a stunning room by one of my favorite interior designers that combines orange and turquoise. Then I will show you my top product picks for incorporating this chic look in your home. — Beth Connolly of Chinoiserie Chic
A great bedroom by Domicile Interior Design. Favorite features include the orange wall, Chinoiserie panels, padded and tufted headboard, crisp white bedding, chic bedside tables, faux bamboo brass stool and turquoise blue foo dogs. This room is a feminine yet modern Hollywood Regency style with a nice dose of Chinoiserie.
Number 8 Cylinder in Hampton Links Tapis Colorway by Jill Rosenwald - $124
The work of this talented artist has been featured in INSTYLE magazine. This elegant and striking piece is stunning as a vase or as a decorative accent. Note the blue interior.
Martini Side Table | West Elm - $129
This cast aluminum side table is a sleek and chic modern version of the Chinese garden stool. This can be used in any room of the house and even outdoors.
Thibaut Spring Lake Bamboo Lattice Wallpaper in Coral
Bamboo Lattice from Thibaut is a wonderful choice if you are looking for a classic Chinoiserie bamboo wallpaper that is a very high end look without the high end price tag. It is available in a range of lovely colorways. My favorite is coral. This is a perfect wallpaper for a powder room, entryway, guest bedroom or sun room.
Chinoiserie Chair Print by Anne Harwell - $30
A wonderful print for the Chinoiserie lover by the talented artist Anne Harwell. This print of a Chinese Chippendale chair with intricate fretwork combines orange and turquoise with a Palm Beach chic vibe. Gorgeous colors — you will love her work.
Charlotte's Locks No. 268 by Farrow & Ball
Farrow & Ball paints are my favorite and this dynamite orange called Charlotte's Locks is one of their new colors for 2011. The pigmentation of these paints is amazing. Use it on an accent wall like the bedroom I featured by Domicile Interior design.
Monogrammed Block Letter Cocktail Napkins in Aqua - $24
These hemstitched linen monogrammed block letter cocktail napkins are $24.00 for a set of six. They make a great hostess gift and are perfect for elegant entertaining. I am ordering a set in this color and a set in orange to mix and match.
Monogrammed Block Letter Cocktail Napkins - Orange | Wisteria - $24
These very chic linen hemstitched cocktail napkins are monogrammed with a single block letter of your choice. The color is fabulous as is the price of $24.00 for a set of six.
Gracie Hand Painted Panel - $1,275
Gracie makes some of the most beautiful hand-painted wallpaper in the world. Frame one or two panels, or paper an entire room. These hand-painted Chinese scenic panels are created in the same manner as those produced in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Morac Hex Garden Stool - $199
This ceramic garden stool has such a unique Moroccan design that I really like. A perfect accent piece indoors or out.
Turquoise Herringbone Rug - $165
This hand-loomed wool rug would be a great look for an entry or powder room.
Turquoise Channing Desk - $1,750
This Limited Collector's Edition desk is absolutely stunning. In turquoise lacquer with lucite and nickel, this would make your office a real showstopper.
Pop Goblet - $22
Set a stunning table with these hand-blown glass turquoise goblets.
Orange Lacquer Cubes - $150
These elegant and simple lacquer cubes can be used as pedestals, bedside tables, or side tables. Made in Vietnam, they receive 12 coats of lacquer. Available in three sizes.
Moroccan Pouf, Coral - $275
The leather Moroccan pouf has become a chic classic. This color is wonderful. Perfect for extra seating and a pop of color.
Tea House Fishing Village Wallpaper in Orange
Fishing Village from the Tea House Collection is a classic Chinoiserie wallpaper that is ideal for an entryway, dining room or kitchen. It is also available in fabric.
Blue Foo Dogs - $99
As fantasy lions of Chinese mythology, Foo Dogs always stand in pairs to serve as guardians to prevent harmful things from happening to the family. This pair is painstakingly handmade by skilled craftsmen in China. Great to display on a mantel or side table as a symbolic Asian accent.
Suzani Rug - $599.95
Let this outstanding suzani rug take center stage in a room, with a splash of bold, saturated color that will really pack a punch.
Aquamarine Filigree Urn - $99.95
This porcelain urn is crafted of fine porcelain ceramic, with the classic form of a ginger jar. The surface of the urn is hand-carved in an intricate cutout pattern, topped with a refreshing aquamarine glaze.