Incorporating British Colonial and Tropical Style

Elegant, Exotic and Evocative, Tropical Colonial Style is Enjoying A Resurgence.

Colonial style originated in the West Indies, Caribbean, India and Africa in the era of the British Empire and colonisation. A blending of traditional British style and the local designs and materials available in these tropical destinations, British Colonial style symbolises the beginning of globalisation, travel and exploration.

Elegant yet exotic, this timeless interior style evokes a relaxed, holiday vibe with the kind of luxurious touches you'd find in a five-star resort. While there are many layers to this global-inspired scheme, we break it down into five simple steps so you can easily embrace this enduring look in your own home.