You may not be hopping on a plane anytime soon, but there are other ways to transport yourself to far-flung destinations…
With many of us bedding down for a month wrapped up indoors, making little adjustments to our interiors can have an inordinate improvement on our mood. Think colourful prints of bucket list destinations, bounteous blooms of flowers from sunnier climes, or picturesque landscapes that transport us beyond our much-trodden four walls.
This is CF’s edit of the best wall art for landlocked travellers…
Astrid Wilson has become quite the Instagram sensation: you are bound to have come across an Astrid Wilson print adorning the walls of your favourite Influencer- you may just not know it yet. The Swedish artist's playful floral prints inspired by global flower markets, from Tokyo to Copenhagen, sell out like hot cakes (I know, I had to set up email reminders for replenished stock!) and instantly enliven a stark white wall.
Online retailer Desenio specialises in Scandavian design and super affordable prints, believing art should be accessible to everyone. You could lose an entire afternoon scrolling through the website, but it's well worth the deep-dive, how else are you going to curate your art wall? This Alpine lake print will instill a sense of calm on even the most frenetic of days.
You could lose an entire afternoon scrolling through the website but it’s well worth the deep-dive, how else are you going to curate your art wall?
Bring a touch of la dolce vita into your home, with English-Italian illustrator and designer, Chiara Perano. Her artwork, created in her East London studio, is inspired by the sun-kissed colours of the Amalﬁ Coast and the slow, romantic way of life.
OKA are the masters of incredibly chic interiors and this set of six seashell prints is inspired by sketches found in 18th century scientific publications. Already framed, they've kindly taken the hard work out for you. Hang on your bedroom and it's almost like waking up in a charming little coastal cottage on the English Riviera.
Hang on your bedroom and it’s almost like waking up in a charming little coastal cottage on the English Riviera.
Slim Aarons photographs contain an air of untouchable glamour, he did carve out a career photographing the world's most prestigious socialites, celebrities and jetsetters after all. Bring a touch of the golden age to your home with his photograph of guests luxuriating in the sun at Hotel du Cap Eden-Roc, Antibes.
King & McGraw have a sparkling array of 1930's vintage travel posters portraying the French Riviera, to Antibes, to St Moritz. Hang on your walls to add a sense of old world nostalgia.
The Tate online shop is a treasure trove of print replicas of the artwork straight off the walls of the esteemed art gallery from Pre-Raphaelite jewels to Old Masters landscapes. Travel to first-light dappled Venice with Turner for ultimate escapism.
Travel to first-light dappled Venice with Turner for ultimate escapism.
Partnership Editions is the perfect place for affordably-priced, original pieces for budding art collectors. With an ever-changing rotation of emerging artists stocked on the carefully curated site, you are sure to find something truly unqiue. Ruby Kean is an american artist who specialises in 3D collage like 'After The Siesta', which buyers assembled at home alongside Ruby's tutorial for a personalised touch.