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On Trend: Timeless charm – why chintz is the height of chic once more

With a shift towards heritage designs centred around florals and nature, chintz is enjoying a revival, says Sam Wylie-Harris...

By Sam Wylie-Harris, PA

Far from a chance encounter, chintz is back on the scene. Here's a few worth looking at...

John Lewis & Partners Fougere Wallpaper, Dusty Rose, Classic Bobbin Console Table, Grey, Bubble Ceramic Table Lamp, Moritz Velvet Dining Chair, Amber, other items from a selection, John Lewis

John Lewis & Partners Fougere Wallpaper – Dusty Rose, £40 per roll; Classic Bobbin Console Table – Grey, £179; Bubble Ceramic Table Lamp, £62.50 (was £125), Moritz Velvet Dining Chair, £259 (other items from a selection), John Lewis

John Lewis & Partners Juliette Wallpaper, Multi, Selva Organic Cotton Double Duvet Cover Set, Multi, John Lewis

John Lewis & Partners Juliette Wallpaper – Multi, £40 per roll; Selva Organic Cotton Double Duvet Cover Set – Multi, from £60-£90, John Lewis

Faded Glamour Vintage Green Wallpaper, other items part of room set, Woodchip and Magnolia, landscape

Faded Glamour Vintage Green Wallpaper, £120 per roll (other items part of room set), Woodchip & Magnolia

Lorene Armchair, Rosewater, Soho Home

Lorene Armchair – Rosewater, £839, (£713 Soho Home members), Soho Home

Hampi Mint Cushion, Tatie Lou

Hampi Mint Cushion, £85, Tatie Lou

Pavilion Gardens in Sage Green, other items part of room set, Woodchip and Magnolia

Pavilion Gardens in Sage Green, £120 per roll, Woodchip & Magnolia

Delicate Bloom Lampshade, Chelsea Table Lamp Base, Mind The Gap

Delicate Bloom Lampshade, £180; Chelsea Table Lamp Base, £189, Mind The Gap

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