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9 Hampton Style Furniture Essentials That Every Home Should Have

October 11, 2022 Posted by La Maison La maison living room

Inspired by the rich and famous summer vacationers of Long Island, New York, the Hampton style became one of the most popular decorating styles all over the world. Hampton style furniture is opting for a refined yet relaxed approach to interior design, and is therefor ideal for laid-back Australian Homes. Its key essentials can be described as light furnishings with an effortless yet sophisticated design. Combined with a colour palette of whites, blues, beige and greys, it creates reminiscent of a coastal summer and brings a beachy feel to your home.

The Hamptons style manages to evoke natural beauty paired with luxurious comfort as well as simplicity and sophistication. But most importantly, livability. Do you know what are the main essentials you need for the perfect Hampton style home? In our guide below, we take a closer look at Hampton style furniture and how to incorporate it into your home.

Essential Hampton Style Furniture

Whilst many interior trends come and go with the tides, the Hamptons style been around for decades and is known for being timeless and versatile. The reason for it lies in the simplicity and casual chic of Hampton style furniture. With perfect vignettes, long-lasting materials, soft fabrics and classic designs, Hampton style furniture is not only stylistically on point but functional and comfortable.

Slipcovered sofas, modern coffee tables and generous storage items are the perfect way to incorporate classic Hampton style into your living room. While a rattan bedhead or upholstered bedhead as well as a comfortable linen armchair can add a sense of calmness to your bedroom. Needless to say, that the Hampton style with its natural approach is ideal for the outdoor space too.

hamtpons sofa and coffee table set
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Hampton Style Living Room Furniture

Classic yet comfortable, Hampton style furniture should make your living room feel like home and inviting from the moment you step inside.

The key piece for a Hampton style living room is a comfortable white sofa. It creates a beautiful neutral base and gives you the flexibility to play with colours within the decor. Opt for a slipcover model like the Saint Malo Sofa. Not only is it easy to maintain, it also adds a sense of glamour with its elegant silhouette and a dressmaker-style skirt. The sink-in comfort adds a crisp and contemporary look to your living room, while being comfortable enough for everyday lounging. If you have enough space in your living room, matching slipcover armchairs can be used to create a large seating arrangements.

Achieve the casual luxury of the Hamptons style by complimenting the oversized Saint Malo sofa with modern black furnishings. A modern centrepiece like the Shabelo coffee table set can set a beautiful accent. The combination of a bold shape combined with a light glass top adds elegance and airy ambience to the space. As a textural accent, you can add a rattan side table to the space, for example the Calais black side table.

Saint Malo Slip Cover Sofa Crisp White Angle Styled
Shabelo Coffee Table Set Black
SHABELO Coffee Table
Calais Side Table Black
CALAIS Side Table
LM rattan bedhead
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Hampton Style Bedroom Furniture

When it comes to Hampton style bedroom furniture, light hues and textured materials are a must to enhance the calm seaside ambient. A chic rattan bedhead creates an airy yet luxurious look. The Amalia bedhead features large, natural rattan panels framed by solid hardwood. A sophisticated, neutral bedhead that sets a focal point in your relaxation space. The perfect companion is the Manolu bedside table in white. Simple but classic designed with rounded corners and practical storage space, consisting of a good size drawer, an open shelf and an extendable shelf.

For extra comfort in your bedroom, a large, comfortable armchair is a must. Whether for your morning coffee or reading your favourite book on Sundays. The Sassoon armchair has deep-seated comfort and comes with elegant aesthetics. Constructed from a solid hardwood frame and upholstery with loose seat and back cushions provide comfortable support. Natural linen fabric makes it a charming addition for a laid back vibe in any bedroom. Pair it with the chic Mayfair side table, made of gilded iron and aged rattan. A simple yet beautiful way to add natural warmth to your space.

Amelia Coastal Bedhead Queen
AMELIA Bedhead
Manolu modern white bedside table
MANOLU Bedside Table
SASSOON Armchair Flax Angle
SASSOON Armchair
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Outdoor Hampton Style Furniture

To keep an overall Hampton Style in your home, selecting pieces of outdoor Hampton style furniture which complement your indoor furniture is key. In doing this, both spaces will merge together and create the visual effect of one big open space. 

Using materials like natural wickers, solid woods like teak and timber and weather resistant aluminium or steel will ensure you can enjoy your outdoor Hampton style furniture for many years. Furthermore, these materials and tones work great in a classic Hamptons style.

The beautiful fine cane weave and aged finish of the Hamptons sofa and slipper chair is can withstand harsh weather and heat when cared for properly. Rattan is a very durable and resistant material, but we recommend protecting it with a cover or place in an alfresco space. The Hamptons seating range comes with removable seat cushions and good back support, perfect for casual living. Add your personal taste with some patterned cushions and floral or geometric decor.

A lovely addition is the Calais coffee table. A simple round rattan coffee table with handwoven rattan and full wood veneer top. The large surface provides plenty of space to arrange decor items or offer space for drinks and snacks. Due to lightweight material, you can easily move it around and use indoors whenever you need extra surface space.

Hampton Rattan Sofa
Calais Round Coffee Table Old Grey Front
CALAIS Coffee Table
Hampton Slipper Chair Black Cushion
HAMPTON Slipper Chair


The biggest advantage of Hampton style furniture is its ability to adapt and be combined with many styles. Means you can easily mix and match furnishings together, even different interior design styles.

Discover our collection of Hamptons style furniture, inspired by classic coastal interior design. Whether you’re looking to transform your home or refresh the bedroom, living room or outdoor space. At La Maison you can find a variety of Hamptons style designs for each room, such as Hampton style living room furniture, Hampton style bedroom furniture, outdoor Hampton style furniture. Start browsing our product range online or visit our showroom to try and test it.