Natural by Design


Compiled by Conn Brattain | Photography by Conn Brattain, and courtesy of Ed Lane, Outdoor Living and Padilla Designs


teak tile mosaicTeak Performance

AnTeak’s reclaimed teak tiles and mosaics reimagine the use of wood. Certified by the Forest Stewardship Council, they come in a wide range of shapes and colors, and work beautifully alone or combined with stone, glass or ceramic tiles. Prices and patterns vary. Shown: Barrel Mosaic, natural, $39/sq.ft. at Maui Marble & Granite, 874 Alua St., Wailuku; 808-242-8400;


Maui painter Ed LaneWatershed

Ed Lane captures the enchantment of the remote, pristine East Maui watershed in this vibrant oil on canvas — Hawai‘i as it was before human contact. Bring its beauty into your home. 40”x30”, $6,000. 808-875-0828;


orange retro chairRetro Is Back! (Orange You Glad?)

Make any occasion fun with the Ella occasional chair. The wrapped split-rattan frame sits atop tapered metal legs, and has an orange-dotted seat cushion. 24” wide, 24.75” deep, 31.25” tall. (Seat height is 17.75”.) $1,599 at Island Attitudes, 411 Huku Li‘i Place, Kihei; 808-879-4147;


carved teak curved towel rackHang Five

Crafted from plantation teak, this handsome curved Kawele towel rack has five bars and is perfect for use indoors or out. 28” deep, 18” wide, 47” tall; $290 at Outdoor Living, 261 Lalo St., Kahului; 808-873-8325;


brass turtle sculptureTurtle Rising

This hand-painted brass sculpture of mother and baby sea turtles has a green marble base, and will go swimmingly on a coffee table or shelf. 14”x19”x27”, $899 at Lifestyle Maui, 703 Lower Main St., Wailuku; 808-242-1863;


lotus fire tiki for waterLotus Enlightened

Padilla Designs is a family-run Maui company that creates custom estate metal sculptures for indoors and out, from gates and railings to decorative works like this lotus-shaped fire/water feature. Prices vary. By appointment, 808-879-0938;


wood urnsSmokin’!

Accented with a dark wood inlay, these smoked-wood vases have such clean, elegant lines that you’ll want to display them even without flowers. 20” vase, $129; 13.5” vase, $79. At Home World, 374 Hanakai St., Kahului; 808-877-5503;


chiseled mango wood stoolChiseled Features

Made in Thailand, this versatile piece is carved from mango wood and painted a zestful orange. Use it as a stool or end table and brighten any room. 13.5” diameter, 18” high. $375 at Latitudes — Purveyors of Tommy Bahama Home, 210 Alamaha St., Kahului; 808-893-0650;


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