A study area fit for Hemingway, that really cuts the mustard.

Colourful tiles and floral fabrics speak of long summer days with a dash of Cuban heat.

A patchwork of abstract patterns add zeal to the moody blues.

Wallpaper goes retro alongside a Sixties-inspired credenza clad in two-tone brass.

Blending bohemian style with folksy plates creates a laid-back kitchen to hang out in.

The pineapple print grows up when paired with midnight blue.

The curved headboard of this sculptural bed creates a cocooning hideaway.

An abstract mural and dusky velvet combine for a decadent place to soak away the day.

Photography / James Merrell

Styling / Marianne Cotterill

Jacky Parker is a London-based freelance journalist and content creator, specialising in interiors, travel and food. From buying guides and real home case studies to shopping and news pages, she produces a wide range of features for national magazines and SEO content for websites

A long-time contributor to Livingetc, as a member of the team, she regularly reports on the latest trends, speaking to experts and discovering the latest tips. Jacky has also written  for other publications such as Homes and Gardens, Ideal Home, Red, Grand Designs, Sunday Times Style and AD, Country Homes and Interiors and ELLE Decoration.