5 Homeware Items You Need

Every once and a while your space will need updating. Whether that’s a fresh lick of paint to your living room, a complete change in styling for your bedroom or just a few key pieces to liven up the place! From affordable to luxe, we introduce five items that will keep your home on-trend this season.


Upholstered occasional chairs add a chic, stylish feel to any home. This season is all about bold colour and velvet, but if you’re not that daring there are also many neutral options available. Perfectly placed in the corner of your bedroom or in your living space, this is one luxe piece that sparks joy! Just be careful it doesn’t become a spot for placing your clean laundry…



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Left | Big W Kodu Velvet Slipper Chair | $99
Centre | Adairs Ariel Midnight Velvet Chair | $599.99
Right | Matt Blatt Larson Retro Armchair | $695


One of the most effective and inexpensive ways to transform your space and to add colour is with new cushions. Be bold with a selection of prints and textures.

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Left | Country Road Home Odos Round Cushion | $49.95
Left-Centre | Typo Printed Cushy Cushion | $14.99
Centre-Right | Ikea Skold | $49
Right | Myer Heritage Vivienne Velvet Cushion | $39.95


Short on space? Bare walls leaving you uninspired? Artwork is just what you need. With many large retailers such as Kmart and Big W creating affordable, on-trend homewares, you don’t need to spend an arm and a leg to find a print you love. There are also many online homeware retailers and local artists that stock their artwork on sites like Etsy, allowing you to find something that speaks to you right from the comfort of your own home.

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Left | Temple + Webster Metallic Compound 1 Framed Wall Art | $79.99
Centre | The Print Emporium Wildflowers Photo Art Print | $35
Right | Kmart Lady Line Framed Print | $19


If your bedroom walls are painted neutral, you’re in luck! Introducing a new, bold coloured quilt cover could transform the whole feel of this space. If you have a feature wall, opt for a textured spread such as a linen coverlet or a touch of velvet – classy!

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Left | Bed Bath n Table Amira Emerald Velvet Quilt Cover | $89.95-159.95
Centre | Country Road Brae Quilt Cover | $199-229
Right | Target Shahla Queen Coverlet | $59


Bring the outside in with lush greenery that suits any room of your house. Depending on your plant preference, you may require a large standing planter pot, a hanging pot or a vase. From classic to quirky, this is a quick, easy and relatively cheap way to transform your home.

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Left | Marks & Spencer Gold Finish Metal Planter | from $27
Centre | Bauhaus Dapper Hanging Planter | $72
Right | Vue Small Electroplated Vase | $24.95