New IKEA range invites sunny vibes indoors – with rattan furniture and sea blue textiles

A homeware collection influenced by the effortless beauty of nature
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  • Launched this month, the new IKEA Tankvard collection is just the thing to fill our homes with a feeling of sunshine and happiness. A mix of rich indigo and white cotton fabrics, teamed with distinctive rattan furniture helps to create a collection that evokes the tranquillity and spirit of summer.

    After a weekend of glorious weather, aren’t we all feeling in a light and summery state of mind? This dreamy new collection can make sure it stays that way, even when the weather doesn’t.

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    As IKEA strives to create a more sustainable future, the collection features materials sourced from natural resources.

    ‘Playing natural materials and textures is a fantastic way to update your space, and bring the tranquillity and serenity of outside, inside!’ exclaims Clotilde Passalacqua, Interior Design Leader from IKEA UK and Ireland.

    ‘Sustainable materials such as rattan and sea grass are effective and versatile. An ideal way of opening up spaces and adding a raw bohemian freshness to any room.’

    New IKEA Tankvard collection

    Tankvard Throws, from £15, IKEA

    There’s nothing quite like a colour palette of rich shade of azure blue and crisp white to welcome a feeling of summer.

    IKEA Tankvard collection

    Tankvard Lampshade, £30; Bench, £130, both IKEA

    From the artisan feel of the new cotton lampshade, to the hand-crafted look of the bench seating the new pieces are effortlessly stylish.

    IKEA Tankvard collection

    Tankvard Quilt cover and 2 Pillowcases, £65, IKEA

    Breathe a breath of fresh air into bedrooms with the help of the delightful new bedding sets in the range.

    IKEA Tankvard collection

    One features spots, the other a tie-die check. Both in sumptuous shades of inky blue on clean white, evoke a strong sense of summer.

    IKEA Tankvard

    Tankvard Rug, £30, IKEA

    Natural materials create simple, yet elegant floor coverings.

    Image credits: Adrian Briscoe

    The new collection immediately made us think of the beautiful island of Santorini. One of the Cyclades islands in the Aegean Sea, it’s one of the most photographed holiday destinations in the world. Made iconic by it’s striking blue and white landscape.

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    Are you ready to welcome the sunshine in?

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