Palm Leaf Decor: How to Enhance Your Home for a Fresh Look

Are you looking for a fresh new look for your home? One of my favorite ways to brighten up is to take a classic look and find a way to make it fresh again.  Palm leaf décor is a classic Caribbean motif and, luckily for us, it isn’t going anywhere. So how can we make this classic feel updated and relevant? Take a look at these palm leaf ideas to liven up your home.

Adding Palm Leaf Decor into Your Home

If you’re not sure where to start, here are fun, simple and stylish ways to add palm leaf decor throughout your home.

Palm Leaf Curtains:

palm-tree-bedroomI’m in love with this bedroom designed by Burnham design. They did a wonderful job of making the classic print on the drapery feel fresh and modern. Combined with the natural light of this room and the white linen, the palm pattern adds a clean and natural look.

Palm Leaf Plates:

palm-leaf-platesFor the eco conscious palm leaf plates that are compostable are an environmentally friendly alternative to the usual picnic plates. These plates from Leaf & Fiber are compostable and great for everyday use.


Palm Leaf Bedding:

palm-leaf-beddingWhether you have an entire bed spread or have one accent pillow, this pattern will infuse your room’s decor with a tropical vibe. This bedspread from Eastern Accents, has a “Lush banana leaf pattern is effortlessly glamorous in rich emerald and ochre hues, making a striking organic statement in your home.”


Palm Leaf Drinkware:

palm-leaf-drink-warePoolside acrylic drinkware from Bed Bath and Beyond is practical and adds a fun tropical element to your favorite warm weather refresher.

The elegant gold rimmed stemless wine glasses from Mod Cloth would be beautiful on an all-white table with candles and tropical flowers


Palm Leaf Rug:  

palm-leaf-rugThis wild palm leaf rug from Anthropologie provides a fresh, classic look that invites lots of color into your room’s decor. The muted tones of this rug will match just about any furniture set you have: grey sofa, navy sofa, almost anything goes!

Palm leaves are a classic staple of Caribbean decor and offer an opportunity to create fresh and inviting look to any home. If you are looking for simple, yet vibrant ways to add palm leaves throughout your space, consider getting curtains, plates, bedding, drinkware, and a rug.


Tiffany Cassidy HeadshotAbout Lagnappe Custom Interiors: Tiffany Cassidy is a 15 year resident of St. Thomas and owner of Lagnappe Custom interiors, a full-service interior design firm specializing in bringing the luxury details to a home or commercial space that make it memorable, functional and yours. Lagnappe Custom Interiors is a Based out of St. Thomas, Visit for more information.