To the max

If minimalism isn’t your style, why not try maximalism. Less about collecting clutter and more about layering luxurious colours, fabrics and textures, it’s a trend that gives a nod to everyday glamour.

Ice Diamond dress, $199.99. Vibrant splashes of colour is a key element when creating this look. myopera.info/en

Sequin contrast cushion, $12. Achieve the luxe look for less by combining affordable accessories with investment pieces. kmart.com.au

Bogart block three-seater sofa, $4840. Velvet upholstery and this lush shade of forest green combine for an extremely sophisticated play on maximalism. globewest.com.au

Glass water bottle with cup, $29.95. Glass vessels are a must with this trend, these spots adding a playful twist. kikki-k.com

Midnight blooms, from $120. Artwork is an important inclusion in any maximalist setting and this Australian company has plenty of options that fit the bill. urbanroad.com.au

Bone inlay bedside table, $825. Mix it up with furniture, a rug, or other accessory that introduces black and white to the fold. fentonandfenton.com.au

Samba resin deer head, $239.95. Maximalism also plays on the element of surprise and unexpected additions to a typically functional room. ozdesignfurniture.com.au

Carrara Marble soy candle with rose gold lid, $79.95. Ticks two essential boxes in maximalism – marble and rose gold. Keep the vessel long after the candle has gone. friedaandgus.com.au

Rosa Noir hand and nail cream, $32.95. Beautiful packaging in your bathroom or bedside can also add a touch of luxury. morboutique.com

Mojito round cushion RRP $89, bambury.com.au; velvet cushion, $195, heatherlydesign.com.au. Adorn your sofa with layers of cushions in contrasting colours.

Wild Imagination timber lamp $108.90. Whimsical lighting can add to the feeling of excess, while actually being quite practical. indie.com.au

Pukka Tea, $7.95. Ornate designs displayed in the kitchen can help the look flow from one room to another. biome.com.au

The Dream Maker, $55. Decorative storage in all sizes is useful, while also adding to the layered look favoured by maximalism. neueblvd.com.au

Set of 3 Knife Edge gold rings, $1600. An investment piece that works perfectly with this luxurious trend. samanthamoses.com

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