Interior Report-Sage Green
02/10/18

Interior Report | Sage Green

Looking for a beautiful blank canvas to style your interior around? Why not try one of this year’s most popular shades - sage green. Recently hailed by the interiors world as the ‘new neutral’, sage has been given a new lease of life and is set to replace grey as the go-to shade to pair just about anything with.


Warmer than grey, sage is sumptuous and serene making it perfect for creating a luxurious and calming space. The delicate, muted tone works brilliantly in bedrooms and bathrooms or any room you’re transforming into a retreat.


Warwick’s Slubby Linen II fabric in ‘Sage’ is a great introduction to the trend; it's light in both colour and texture making it ideal for cushions and curtains which will instantly brighten a dark room. To embrace sage on your walls, Sandberg’s Sten wallpaper in ‘Light Green’ makes for a lovely, neutral backdrop. Its exquisite fresh colour works well paired with plain or patterned textiles and it also makes for a beautiful backdrop for rustic furniture.

Slubby Linen II Fabric in Sage £44 / metre, Sandberg Sten Wallpaper in Soft Green £60 / roll

One of the most versatile shades on the green spectrum, sage works well in all types of settings, from traditional country homes to modern Scandi schemes. In a traditional room, layer sage cushions with textured blankets and curtains in earthy shades to create a cosy sanctuary. If you’re looking to update a living room or snug, why not try a patterned wallpaper like Sanderson’s Farne Grasses with its traditional floral print in shades of chalky sage and cream.


Sanderson Farne Grasses £66 / roll

If your space is more modern, try a geometric print wallpaper such as Sandberg’s Bok wallpaper, then add contemporary furniture in blonde oak or white to create a Nordic-inspired scheme. Alternatively, Villa Nova’s subtly textured Arriccio wallcovering in ‘Verdigris’ is a great option for modern settings. With a design inspired by aged concrete, this wallcovering is the perfect backdrop for an urban-luxe scheme – just pair with metallic accessories and raw materials for an on-trend take on the sage trend. To make sage the star of a contemporary interior, pair it with contrasting shades of pale coral or cobalt blue to really make it pop.

Sandberg Bok Wallpaper £68 / roll, Villa Nova Arriccio Wallcovering in Verdigris £65 / roll
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