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Safari Chic

June 2015
Safari Chic
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Take your living room for a walk on the wild side with this Out of Africa-inspired look from Sarah-Hamlin Hastings of Fritz Porter Design Collective. Tribal prints and a canvas sofa feel safari-chic, but thanks to a neutral palette of beige, black, and green, the mood is one of quiet sophistication. “You don’t want a room to look like a theme park,” Hastings says. “Exercise restraint and mix elements that have a subtle connection without being too literal.”


Sarah-Hamlin Hastings

Who she is: An interior designer and owner of Fritz Porter Design Collective, a showroom offering antiques, contemporary furniture, lighting, fabric, wallpaper, and more

Where you’ve seen her work: Architectural Digest, Charleston, Coastal Living, and Traditional Home

On why she loves this look: “Rooms should evoke some kind of emotion, and for me, these pieces create a sense of wanderlust.”

Find her: www.fritzporter.com

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