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The new wave: Clever touches to make your home shipshape


1. Nautical knot doorstop

National Gallery, £35. This tangled doorstop is made out of a single piece of jute rope. 020 7747 2870, nationalgallery.co.uk

2. Perrenwell Armchair, Blue Stripe

John Lewis, £1,100. This comfily cushioned, navally striped chair is definitely worthy of the captain's quarters. 08456 049 049, johnlewis.com

3. Limpet hooks

Made.com, £29 for set of 6. These multicoloured, mollusc-shaped hooks make for fun wall features. made.com

4. Large deck light

Davey Lighting, £299. Sea the light with this industrial-style pendant, available in green painted or weathered finishes. 020 7351 2130, lightingmatters.co.uk

5. Sailboat cushion

RE at Liberty, £50. Put the wind in your sails with this luxurious, cool-blue silk cushion. 020 7734 1234, liberty.co.uk

6. Cork stool/side table

Vitra, £294. Plug a hole in your decor with these adaptable pieces, available in three shapes. 01273 205738, thelollipopshoppe.co.uk