|Make It Natural|
This summer’s coolest home accessories and dining ware are all about nature. Whether it’s incorporating natural materials like bamboo, teak, and grasses into a piece or mirroring the look in the design, nature-inspired goods work indoors and out and are fashionable and functional in the home year round.
SoapLeaves by Design Ideas, $9.95. Paper SkyScraper, 704-333-7130; Philodendron porcelain bowl, $30, Luxe Home Couture, 704-370-2644; Bali Hai floating candles, $22, Sticki Rice, 704-644-5363; Palm Leaf Plates, $6.95 (small), $10.95 (large), Crate&Barrel, 704-362-4003; Grass Tray, $8.95, Crate&Barrel
1. Guava wood pedestals, $18 (small), $30 (large); Porcelain Cosmo flower, $10 each; Porcelain Dahlia flower, $16 each, all at Luxe Home Couture
2. Chinese Fir wood basket, $168, Sticki Rice; The Bee Man Candle Co. pine cone candles, $18 for set of six (small), $16 each (large), NoFo on Liz, 704-444-9003
3. Stainless steel nest with quartz eggs, $600, Luxe Home Couture
4. Candelabra, $110, Paper SkyScraper