Wimbledon may be over, but we’re still fully embracing the traditional strawberries and cream, crisp white outfits and warm weather. With that in mind, here is a little bit of inspiration on ways to create a little bit of that Wimbledon vibe in the home. As Tennis fever floods Britain with a fortnight of the 2013 Wimbledon Championships, there’s no better way to embrace the occasion than with the new custom made ‘Grass’ armchair from Bespoke Sofa London.
OK, so it’s pretty ‘out there’ but hardcore Wimbledon fans can embrace the perfect statement seating for the games, this creatively curated tactile piece of furniture has been cleverly upholstered in artificial grass with a rich green appearance that adds a playful modern twist to its elegantly classic shape. Sporting scrolled arms and a high back; the bespoke design features decorative daisy detailing in a button back style and is filled with sumptuous foam and feathers for the ultimate in luxurious comfort.
Its superior solid beech wood frame has been delicately carved by hand, while its Queen Anne style solid wood legs with a Jacobean stain are tailor made to a customised height to ensure each exquisite piece caters for each individual client. Using the finest quality materials from around the UK expert manufacturers of fine furniture, Bespoke Sofa London, draws on the highest standards of British craftsmanship at their London workshop to ensure an unrivalled collection with long-lasting appeal. Price: From £1190.00. www.bespokesofalondon.co.uk
Tennis Salad Servers – Game set and match. A pair of salad servers, perfect for your Wimbledon themed parties and events! For your word-play pleasure, Letteroom.com bring you Salad “Servers”. A pair of wooden spoons that look like tennis rackets… made for “serving” salad. If that doesn’t embrace the Wimbledon vibe I don’t know what does!
Well made from solid beech wood these are priced at a very reasonable £12.95 and would look great on display during the summer! The perfect way to set the scene for any upcoming garden party! www.theletteroom.com
VQ DAB+ radios and Bluetooth speakers are perfect for those summer days when you just want to kick back and relax with some music. Crafted to match your style and let you express yourself through colour and design, we love the VQ styles in Wimbledon white and green tones right now!
VQ take inspiration from the latest trends in; The Arts, Contemporary Design and Fashion and their products are absolutely stunning! We could just see these being used on a summer afternoon in the garden! Find out more here: www.myvq.co.uk
Amara is well known for stocking a wide range of stylish accessories. They have some gorgeous Wimbledon white themed throws and blankets that would be perfect for adding that cool, crisp touch of sophistication to your home and garden this summer!
I’ve fallen in love with this White Artemis Throw that would be perfect for indoor or outdoor use and just oozes style! Perfect for summer or winter months thanks to it’s high-quality, luxurious look. Priced at £200.
There’s also nothing better than a tall glass of Pimm’s in the scorching summer heat and these gorgeous glasses would make the perfect way to enjoy a drink in style. Get your Pimm’s on the go in a huge glass jug and decant into your preferred style of glassware. These would also be wonderful for those refreshing G&T’s in the evening when the weather cools down.
Perfect for embracing the Wimbledon vibe during parties and family events! You can find these at varying prices on Amara.com.
Disclaimer: please note that unless otherwise stated some items featured have been provided on a review basis.