SOUTHWEST BOHO STYLE

I think my mind is ready for a vacation south of the border… or at least south of this rain. I’ve been obsessing over natural linens and layered textiles in soft palettes that recall warmer weather and seaside vacations. Still cozy enough for winter, but inviting the spring, the only colors here are shades of brown and grey with hints of dusty roses and variations of peach…

lonny mag casual bench boho

coco+kelley southwest boho paletteDespite the use of traditional prints from all over the world (ikats, kilims and the like), there is a very Southwestern/boho vibe going on here. The palette (recalling the 90′s) reminds me of something Georgia O’Keefe would have painted. Stick a skull or a desert vista in there and we’re right on target!

So when I recently discovered that a bunch of the new additions to West Elm’s rug and pillow selection included this same vibe, I was pretty inspired. Never has a ‘get the look’ been so easy!

southwest boho style textiles

 

With the addition of a few more pillows from other designers, these prints and patterns mix and match quite nicely, dontcha think? I especially love it with the addition of a rich, rusty brown!

shop row one: 1. russet pillow // 2. chevron ikat pillow // 3. kelly wearstler at spark modern // 4. nomad dhurrie

shop row two: 1. phoenix dhurrie // 2. teatime stripe pillow // 3. vintage hemp kilim at sukan // 4. ikat squares pillow

images: lonny // unknown // design sponge

 

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About Cassandra LaValle

Cassandra LaValle is the founder and editor-in-chief of coco+kelley where she explores trends in fashion, decor and entertaining, highlighting pieces that exude classic design and glamour. As a designer, she consults clients across the globe on styling their homes and private events from her offices in Seattle.