Shining on the TROPICS ????

Aloha! Tropical leaves seem to be THE print to have this summer and I have definitely fallen for the craze. Banana leaf and palm tree prints are everywhere – from fashion, home decor and accessories. I can’t get enough of them so naturally, I had to share a few of my favorites and sources to get the look for yourself!

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

From bathrooms to bedrooms, this green and white tropical pattern makes a statement that reminds me of vacation. Maybe that is why I am craving this print right now?

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

Bathroom by Marjorie Skouras Design

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

Can you guess where this is? It’s the famous Beverly Hills Hotel designed in the 1940’s and quite possible the origin of the popular print – proving that it is timeless. The Beverly Hills Hotel is known for many things, notably this Martinique Wallpaper which is in their Fountain Coffee Shop.

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

This wallpaper has proven to be a popular choice for designers and celebrities, including Nate Berkus. He used this wallpaper in his own home in Milan featured in Elle Decor (on a side note, isn’t that hand chair genius?”).

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

Reath Designs

If you are looking for incorporate this this iconic wallpaper in your own decor, I’ll save you some time searching and give you the source here.

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

If you love the look of this print on the walls but not ready to commit to wallpaper, how about framing this watercolor print? Society 6 also has iphone covers, bedding, wall clocks and more in this Martinique inspired print.

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

Zeke Ruelas Photography

Another way to incorporate this pattern is through fabric – window treatments and pillows are small changes that make a big difference.

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

Inside the home of interior designer, Tamsin Johnson

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

photo by Nicole Franzen

Just a couple of these pillows adds a little summer fun and pop of color to these rooms.

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on DesignLiving room of Kristin Cadwallader of Bliss at Home

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

Master bedroom of blogger Makeup by TiffanyD

Tropical Leaves are THE print of Summer - Sources and inspiration on Shining on Design

Get the look – Banana Palm Pillow Cover (these pillow covers are starting at only $21.00!).

One more source to share, Tommy Bahama makes an outdoor fabric for patio cushions & upholstery, throw pillows, umbrellas, and outdoor drapery panels. Sailrite’s website has a makes it easy to order too with their fabric calculator.

Thank you for visiting and hope to see you soon!????

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Image credits: Reath Designs| Bedroom Makeup by TiffanyD  | Living Room Bliss at HomeBeverly Hills Hotel  | Majorie Skouras Design | Nate Berkus Elle Decor  | Curtains Zeke Ruelas Photography | Window shades Tamsin Johnson Interior Design 

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