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West Elm Fall Sneak Peek

West Elm launched a sneak peek of their Fall collection at Elle Decor today which included one of their biggest-ever collaborations with 16 different artists from South Africa.  The collection will start to roll out on June 12th with a new range from ceramics to furniture.  Click below to see highlights of the collection along with a link to early shopping!

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  • Loren Kaplan Dinnerware Set – Ivory 1 of 23
    Loren Kaplan Dinnerware Set - Ivory
    Intricate textural patterns are inspired by traditional Venda and Elim village Potters of South Africa.
    West Elm
  • Gemma Orkin Floral Serving Bowls 2 of 23
    Gemma Orkin Floral Serving Bowls
    South African proteas and wildflowers are designed onto scalloped stoneware serving bowls.
    West Elm
  • Ceramic Matters Thorn Vases 3 of 23
    Ceramic Matters Thorn Vases
    Johannesburg-based potters Gerhard Swart and Anthony Harris of Ceramic Matters created these beautiful white vessels.
    West Elm
  • Porky Hefer Wooden Pendant 4 of 23
    Porky Hefer Wooden Pendant
    LED pendant lamps were modeled off of children's spinning tops.
    West Elm
  • Kuba Crescent Bench – Batik 5 of 23
    Kuba Crescent Bench - Batik
    Kuba cloth—a traditional Congolese textile handwoven from raffia was used to cover these beautiful benches.
    West Elm
  • Kuba Crescent Bench – Neutral Graphic 6 of 23
    Kuba Crescent Bench - Neutral Graphic
    Kuba cloth—a traditional Congolese textile handwoven from raffia was used to cover these beautiful benches.
    West Elm
  • Kuba Crescent Bench – Patchwork 7 of 23
    Kuba Crescent Bench - Patchwork
    Kuba cloth—a traditional Congolese textile handwoven from raffia was used to cover these beautiful benches.
    West Elm
  • Mick Haigh Latte Bowls 8 of 23
    Mick Haigh Latte Bowls
    A wire bow was used to carve these unique faceted surfaces.
    West Elm
  • Senufo Bench 9 of 23
    Senufo Bench
    This bench (traditionally used in Senufo ceremonies) can be repurposed as extra seating, a coffee table or elemental sculpture.
    West Elm
  • Gemma Orkin Wild Flowers Silk Pillow Cover 10 of 23
    Gemma Orkin Wild Flowers Silk Pillow Cover
    Hand-screened silk pillow covers by Gemma Orkin.
    West Elm
  • Gemma Orkin African Daisy Silk Pillow Cover 11 of 23
    Gemma Orkin African Daisy Silk Pillow Cover
    Hand-screened silk pillow covers by Gemma Orkin.
    West Elm
  • John Vogel Mantis Lounger 12 of 23
    John Vogel Mantis Lounger
  • Gemma Orkin Gardenia Silk Pillow Cover Gemma Orkin Gardenia Silk Pillow Cover 13 of 23
    Gemma Orkin Gardenia Silk Pillow Cover Gemma Orkin Gardenia Silk Pillow Cover
  • Source Dining Chair 14 of 23
    Source Dining Chair
    Made by Trevyn and Julian McGowan a husband and wife team.
    West Elm
  • Anthony Shapiro Vases 15 of 23
    Anthony Shapiro Vases
  • Potter’s Workshop Embroidered Stripe Pillow Cover 16 of 23
    Potter's Workshop Embroidered Stripe Pillow Cover
    Pillow created by the artists at Potter's workshop (a collective in Cape Town).
    West Elm
  • Anthony Shapiro Vases 17 of 23
    Anthony Shapiro Vases
    Handcrafted ebony-wood vessels made in Mozambique.
    West Elm
  • Potter’s Workshop Circle Applique Pillow Cover 18 of 23
    Potter's Workshop Circle Applique Pillow Cover
    A beautiful applique pillow created by the artists at Potter's workshop (a collective in Cape Town).
    West Elm
  • Potter’s Workshop Ombre Dot Pillow Cover 19 of 23
    Potter's Workshop Ombre Dot Pillow Cover
    Textile work by the collective artists t Potters in Cape Town
    West Elm
  • Potter’s Workshop Breakfast Set – Dot 20 of 23
    Potter's Workshop Breakfast Set - Dot
    Pretty dishes by Potter's Collective of Cape Town artists.
    West Elm
  • Potter’s Workshop Napkin Set – Black Shields 21 of 23
    Potter's Workshop Napkin Set - Black Shields
    Goods made by a collective of trained by years of apprenticeship in Cape Town.
    West Elm
  • Potter’s Workshop Napkin Set – Black Masks 22 of 23
    Potter's Workshop Napkin Set - Black Masks
    Goods made by a collective of trained by years of apprenticeship in Cape Town.
    West Elm
  • Wola Nani Office Collection 23 of 23
    Wola Nani Office Collection
    Home office supplies supporting HIV—positive artists of Cape Town.
    West Elm

Welt Elm’s Fall collection (South Africa) early shopping access with this link.

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Jan is the co-founder of Poppytalk, a blog about the beautiful, the decayed and the handmade and Poppytalk Handmade, an online curated marketplace. Follow her on Twitter , Facebook and Pinterest!

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