Every month House & Garden's decoration editors and stylists curate a fictional, shoppable home, using a painstakingly researched section of beautiful design objects and textiles old and new. Welcome to 'The Scheme'. This month Ruth Sleightholme sets delicate lace and bold brass against deep shades of gold and olive.

  • Interiors in olive green paint, with brass and gold accessories

    Bathroom

    WALLS
    • Walls and woodwork in 'Shoreditch', £42 for 2.5 litres matt emulsion, from Mylands.
    • Late-nineteenth-century watercolour in gold frame, £185, from A G Horne Antiques.
    • Curtain in 'Quilt' (pug), by Kathryn Ireland, linen, £318 a metre, from Tissus d'Hélène.
    FURNITURE
    • 'Paris' Vitrite bath, £7,020, from The Water Monopoly.
    ACCESSORIES
    • 'Oak school towel rail, £375; late-nineteenth-century metal housekeeper's tidy, £120; both from A G Horne Antiques.
    • ''Flax Line' cotton bath towel, by Morihata, £69, from The Conran Shop.

  • Interiors in olive green paint, with brass and gold accessories

    Bedroom

    WALLS
    • ' 'Messel', £42 for 2.5 litres matt emulsion, from Mylands.
    FURNITURE
    • ''French Modernist' steel daybed, by Raphaël, £11,000, from Rose Uniacke.
    • ''Trio' brass and walnut side table, by Neri & Hu for De La Espada, £1,104, from Heal's.
    ACCESSORIES
    • 'Mattress cover in 'Grandvilliers' (olive), by Nicole Fabre Designs, cotton/linen, £69 a metre, from Tissus d'Hélène.
    • ''Ticking Stripe' cotton pillowcase (ecru/light grey), £19, from Toast.
    • 'Bolster in 'Iznik Vine' (brown/black), by Martyn Lawrence Bullard, linen, £226 a metre, from Tissus d'Hélène.
    • 'Eiderdowns in, from top: 'Coral' (chestnut), cotton, £58 a metre, from Soane; 'Paola' (gold), by Brigitte Singh, cotton, £58 a metre, from Aleta. • 'Porcelain 'Water Jug' used as vase (steel), £106, from Mud Australia.

  • Interiors in olive green paint, with brass and gold accessories

    Table and Chairs

    WALLS
    • 'Walls and woodwork in 'Messel', £42 for 2.5 litres matt emulsion, from Mylands.
    • 'Wooden box frames, £179 each, from Frame Set & Match.
    • ''Time Bubble' and 'Folds of Time' textile art aprons, £300 each, from Ruth Singer.
    FURNITURE
    • ''Series Two' ash, walnut and brass dining table, £1,790, from Another Country.
    • 'Welsh oak dining chairs, £595 for four, from Collinge Antiques; with slipcovers in 'Paso' (pine, straw), horsehair, 65cm wide, £168 a metre, from John Boyd Textiles.
    ACCESSORIES
    • ''Via Fondazza' brass vases, by Paolo Dell'Elce, from €150 each, from Skultuna.

  • Interiors in olive green paint, with brass and gold accessories

    Cupboards

    WALLS
    • ''Card Room Green', £43.50 for 2.5 litres matt emulsion, from Farrow & Ball.
    FLOOR
    • ''Bubbleweave' sisal carpet (desert), £56 a square metre, from Alternative Flooring.
    FURNITURE
    • 'Cupboard doors in 'Spanish Olive', £57 for 2.5 litres eggshell, from Zoffany.
    • 'Voile panels with lace appliqué, £325 each as shown, with borders in 'Valenciennes FC289', and 'FC346', by Cluny Lace, all from Nest Design; backed with 'Irish Beetled Linen' (slate), £150 a metre, from Howe at 36 Bourne Street.
    • 'Regency mahogany tub chair covered in hemp/linen, £5,500, from Humphrey Carrasco.
    ACCESSORIES
    • 'Linen cushion cover (gold), £49, from The Conran Shop.
    • 'Brass 'Knob Pulls', by Carl Auböck, £198 each, from Sigmar.
    • 'Plaster teapot moulds, £2,900 for a set of 37 (four 'halves' seen), from Brownrigg.
    • ''Willow Block Basket II', by Hilary Burns, £156, from The New Craftsmen.

  • Interiors in olive green paint, with brass and gold accessories

    Dining Room

    WALLS
    • ''Moss', £46.50 for 2.5 litres matt emulsion, from Paint & Paper Library.
    • 'Woodwork in 'Messel', £58 for 2.5 litres eggshell, from Mylands.
    • 'Voile window panel with lace appliqué, £500 as shown, with panel in 'Valenciennes FC370', and borders in 'FC289' and 'FC346', by Cluny Lace, all from Nest Design.
    • 'Cardboard-framed mirrors, from £180 each, from Nimmo & Spooner.
    FURNITURE
    • ''Finede' bamboo chairs, £50 each, from Ikea; covered in 'Agra' (sage), by Jasper by Michael S Smith, hemp, £173 a metre, from Jamb.
    ACCESSORIES
    • 'Brass pendant light, by Frits Schlegel, £380, from Modern Tribute at Norwegian Rain.
    • ''Mitred Edge' linen tablecloth, £115, from The Linen Works.
    • 'Stoneware and porcelain cups, by Christiane Perrochon, from £64 each, from Willer.
    • ''Terracotta Large Bowl', by Silvia K Ceramics, £35, from The New Craftsmen.
    • Toleware tulipiere, £1,200, from Colefax and Fowler.

  • Interiors in olive green paint, with brass and gold accessories

    Antique Napkin

    • 'Background in 'Messel', £42 for 2.5 litres matt emulsion, from Mylands.
    • 'Antique napkin with hand-stitched letter, by Rosalind Wyatt, £5,000, from The New Craftsmen.