Want something shiny and new for your home that's not too big? 2011 spring and summer accessories are making their way into stores. Here are 8 new options, from lighting to textiles.
Calypso St. Barth is collaborating with Target on a limited edition line of home accessories, available from May 1 through June 11 online and in stores. Look for metallic poufs, votives, and tabletop.
• Pouf in Gold, $60, available May 1
At High Point Market this month, DwellStudio debuted their new decorative accessories collection produced in collaboration with Global Views. The line mixes retro styles with glam metallics.
• DwellStudio Global Views Accessories, available July 2011
Their summer 2011 collection includes new bright fabrics, plaid tablecloths, and decorative indoor/outdoor accessories — an affordable way to add color to your summer table.
• Solbrand Tablecloths, $15, available now
This summer, they're launching a US webshop and they're currently planning a New York flagship store to open later in the year. In the meantime, their spring/summer collection features new fabrics and pillows and can be purchased online and through dealer stores.
• Marimekko Green Green Throw Pillow, $34, available now
Diane von Furstenberg's new home collection debuted earlier this year, and it's slowly grown to include new mix-and-match sheets, duvets, and tabletop items.
• Diane von Furstenberg Sheets, $80 - $190, available now
Their recent collaborations with artists and designers include new hand-screenprinted pillow covers designed by Lourdes Sanchez. Great if you're shopping for nautical patterns or ocean motifs.
• Lourdes Sánchez Whales Pillow Cover, $34, available now
This webshop stocks new independent designers, as well as modern lines from small companies. Check out their new collection of lamps by Brooklyn-based designer Sarah Foote.
• Sarah Foote Home Hydrangea Lamp, $649, available now
The Conran Shop
They just started stocking brightly colored teapots by Californian company Forlife. Designed with a removable infuser, these come in red, mandarain, gray, and turquoise.
• Red Curve Teapot, $72, available now
Photo: DwellStudio Global Views Collection