Sculptural meets painterly for a modern, moody look
Crystal Chain Gang Budgie Wall Bird cast glass sculpture $575 from Masterworks Gallery, masterworksgallery.co.nz; Trapped vases (upright and lying down) $34 each from Nest, nest-direct.com; tall Crisp vase $85 from BoConcept, boconcept.com; Wave Cut bud vase $39 from Republic, republichome.com; Perfect vases large $89 and medium $69 from Nest;
WC Royale porcelain toilet brush $304 from Seletti, seletticonceptstore.com; Victorian bird sculpture $99 from BoConcept; all backgrounds are hand-painted linen drops 1.3 x 2.2m $1000 each by Nicki Manthel, email@example.com
Organic, painterly backdrops soften the lines of edgy sculptural objects for a modern and moody look.
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Styling: Sarah Lods. Artist Nicki Manthel
Koh textured glass vase $31.75 from Republic, republichome.com; Santorini High Powder Blue and Oval Powder Blue bottles $15 each from Collect Living, collectliving.com; Ildhane
cast iron candlestick $109 from Everyday Needs, everyday-needs.com; Cirrus blue vase $69.90 from Allium Interiors, alliuminteriors.co.nz; vase $28 from Collect Living.
Cosmic Diner Lunar coffee cup $165 (set of six) from Seletti, seletticonceptstore.com; Black Robin cast glass vessel by Layla Walter $500 from Masterworks Gallery, masterworksgallery.co.nz; West German lava vase $165 from Mr Bigglesworthy, mrbigglesworthy.co.nz.
Stack of three Meteorite glasses $58 each from Seletti, seletticonceptstore.com; Amber milk bottle $20 from Collect Living, collectliving.com; Amber drinking glass $22.99 each from Alex and Corban, alexandcorban.co.nz; Blue Bird cast glass sculpture by Christine Cathie $350 from Masterworks Gallery, masterworksgallery.co.nz; Cosmic Diner Lunar sugar jar and spoon $323 and Memorabilia My Crown Gold Edition $138, both from Seletti.
Small wooden bowls (set of five) $59.99 from Alex and Corban, alexandcorban.co.nz; sculpted kauri bowl by John Crichton $395 from Mr Bigglesworthy, mrbigglesworthy.co.nz; cork plate raiser (under bowl) $29 from Nest, nest-direct.com; ombré timber bowl $125 from Collect Living, collectliving.com; wooden bird $56 from Homebase Collections, homebasecollections.co.nz; Up and Down candlesticks 20cm $61 and 28cm $70 from BoConcept, boconcept.com.
- NZ House & Garden