The Rattan Furniture You Need in Your Home (& Life)
The retro homeware trend that's making a comeback...in a big way!
Once considered a retro essential in every grandparent’s home, now a boho designer dream, rattan furniture is having a bit of a revival, and we can’t get enough of it. Whether you want to go understated and natural or bold and eccentric, this timeless, versatile trend works effortlessly to bring instant charm and elegance into your home.
So, forget your grandparents’ forlorn armchairs, the natural weave is making a big comeback. From the bedroom, to the bathroom, and even out on the deck — there are endless iterations to suit all styles.
Take a look at our lust-worthy edit of gorgeous rattan furniture finds to add a touch of boho-luxe into your home.
The humble bed head has long been overlooked, but with stylish options popping up like the Dune Bed Head from Hello Trader – you'll be more than tempted. The beautiful weave and sturdy frame make it a stylish yet practical purchase. Be sure to accessorise it with some lush linen sheets, tonal pillows and a luxe throw.
Dune Bed Head, $449, Hello Trader
House of Orange has created a beautiful rattan range, that would fit perfectly in any home. Our personal favourite is the Webbing Coffee Table – the perfect addition to a neutral décor scheme that's crying out for a little texture.
Webbing Coffee Table, $799, House of Orange
This dream lamp from Trit House, features a mixture of weaved rattan and ash wood – a match made in material heaven. Made to order in either black, green or natural, this stylish light is sure to be a talking point in any room.
Cane Floor Lamp, $1,090, Trit House
Swiftly elevating its status from drab to fab, this handwoven angular armchair is a modern take on an old-school classic. Oozing with retro charm, mix with gorgeous, neutral leathers and fresh foliage, to work that natural look with effortless charm.
Colony Armchair, $1000-$2000, miniforms
Choosing the right console can make a huge statement in any room, and this cane piece from Trit House, with its timber detailing and rich, classic finish, ticks every box. More than just a storage unit, this iconic piece will add instant character to any room.
Cane Console, $3,380, Trit House
Paloma Coffee Table, Life Interiors
If there’s one piece of furniture guaranteed to give your living room the ‘wow’ factor, it’s a beautiful coffee table. This woven wonder by Sarah Ellison mixes hand-crafted rattan with brass accents, and effortlessly blends strong, feminine curves with modern proportions.
Paloma Coffee Table, $1,695.00, Life Interiors
Eye Rattan Mirror, Raja Homewares
Wall hangings are undeniably having a moment right now, and for good reason. They're an easy – and affordable – way to flex your style muscles. Our favourite? The Eye Rattan Mirror from Raja Homewares. A striking feature in any room, this statement accessory is sure to attract its fair share of compliments.
Eye Rattan Mirror, $75, Raja Homewares
Dune Hutch, Hello Trader
Designed with the warm Australian climate in mind, the Dune hutches from Hello Trader are crafted from sustainable timber and natural rattan for breathability. Style the rectangular hutch in your living room as a TV cabinet and the oval hutch as your bedroom wardrobe, and you’ll be nailing that boho aesthetic in no time.
There's an art form to creating the perfect table setting, but there’s one thing that’s essential for your guests – the chairs! It doesn’t hurt when they’re trendy either, like this classic-meets cool chair, The Phyllis by Huski Studios.
Huski Studios may be new to the homeware scene, but this brand is definitely one to watch. With timeless design, exceptional craftsmanship and ethically-sourced materials, their products will turn your house into the home you’ve been dreaming (and pinning!) about.
The Phyllis, $369, Huski Studios
This stunning cane bed from Trit House showcases clean design and natural elements, sure to turn any bedroom into a perfectly curated and cosy space. Featuring a woven mid-century inspired headboard, this bed oozes contemporary chic while giving a nod to bygone design.
Cane Queen Bed, $3,495, Trit House
Hanging chairs can turn a typical courtyard or deck into a Pinterest-worthy outdoor oasis. Take for example The Lucy Love Seat from Byron Bay Hanging Chairs – it just screams 'relaxed coastal luxe', and sits not one, but two people. What’s not to love?
Lucy Love Seat, $850, Byron Bay Hanging Chairs
Nothing says ‘hostess with the mostess’ quite like a beautiful bar cart, and this rattan find from Fenton & Fenton is no exception.
Rattan Bar Cart- Vintage Style, $490, Fenton & Fenton
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