Indoor plants reign supreme in our May issue - we've got all you need to know #nzhouseandgarden #indoorplantsdecor #greenvelvet

Indoor plants reign supreme in our May issue - we've got all you need to know #nzhouseandgarden #indoorplantsdecor #greenvelvet

An Eames house bird sits on a mid-century rosewood sideboard, flanked by a pair of leather and chrome Scandinavian armchairs; the wooden candleholders are from Martin’s Wellington shop, Brown & Co, and sit atop a 1970s tile and chrome coffee table sourced, like most of his mid-century pieces, by his good friends Ross Morrison and Monica Beaumont of Christchurch’s Mr Mod. - See more at: http://nzhouseandgarden.co.nz/soul-soother/#sthash.FOlndXmh.dpuf

An Eames house bird sits on a mid-century rosewood sideboard, flanked by a pair of leather and chrome Scandinavian armchairs; the wooden candleholders are from Martin’s Wellington shop, Brown & Co, and sit atop a 1970s tile and chrome coffee table sourced, like most of his mid-century pieces, by his good friends Ross Morrison and Monica Beaumont of Christchurch’s Mr Mod. - See more at: http://nzhouseandgarden.co.nz/soul-soother/#sthash.FOlndXmh.dpuf

Sarah and Pete Wren hired the painting by JS Parker “for years” before they finally got around to buying it, says Sarah; daughter Charlotte hangs out on the couch while Gemma the Burmese nabs a spot in the sun; the light shades are by Simon James Design; the yellow stool is by Tolix.

Sarah and Pete Wren hired the painting by JS Parker “for years” before they finally got around to buying it, says Sarah; daughter Charlotte hangs out on the couch while Gemma the Burmese nabs a spot in the sun; the light shades are by Simon James Design; the yellow stool is by Tolix.

The vista from the front door through to the back of the house is uninterrupted, thanks to an interior window in the main bedroom.

The vista from the front door through to the back of the house is uninterrupted, thanks to an interior window in the main bedroom.

A Marimekko print hangs in the sitting room; the couch has been recovered “a million times,” says Sarah; the coffee table is by Douglas and Bec.

A Marimekko print hangs in the sitting room; the couch has been recovered “a million times,” says Sarah; the coffee table is by Douglas and Bec.

Looking towards the kitchen from the dining room; the guardian sculpture is from India and dates to around the second century.

Looking towards the kitchen from the dining room; the guardian sculpture is from India and dates to around the second century.

#70sdesign #70sstyle #midecentury #greenvelvet #greenvelvetchair #brass #concrete

#70sdesign #70sstyle #midecentury #greenvelvet #greenvelvetchair #brass #concrete

The light-filled dining room originally had a skylight directly above the table, so that one had to wear a hat when lunching on a sunny day; elephant-headed Ganesha, the Indian deity associated with auspicious beginnings and overcoming obstacles, presides at left.

The light-filled dining room originally had a skylight directly above the table, so that one had to wear a hat when lunching on a sunny day; elephant-headed Ganesha, the Indian deity associated with auspicious beginnings and overcoming obstacles, presides at left.

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