Regardless of the action on court, you could triumph at home and serve a style winner by making Wimbledon the inspiration for a summer decor scheme.Fresh greens and crisp whites make a chic doubles team - and if you're a real fan, complement the colour combo with a few beautifully designed tennis-inspired accessories, from cushions to mugs.
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Summer 2016 sees a palette of predominantly fresh, cool greens, which have a bit of bite to them, like Grecian Spa, Peppermint Candy and Paper Mint," says Shillingford."Give a scheme real depth by painting walls in shades of green and then use houseplants, real or faux - both of which are making a huge comeback, in groups, as displays and to decorate surfaces."For a room which is playful, vibrant and uplifting, choose a warmer green like Grecian Spa 5 and team with Chalky White 1, to capture the essence of summer sunshine on Centre Court perfectly.
Both from the Paint Mixing Endurance+ range, 2.5L from RRP £29.99.
GAME PLAN: You might never reach Centre Court, but replicate a court in your living room with a fun mural, and you'll feel like an interiors champion.
Murals Wallpaper has a selection of tennis-themed beauties, including Fifteen Love, from £25 per square metre, and Match Point, from £23.50 per square metre.
Add a dramatic block of green to a white room with some striking green louvered shutters, £320 per square metre, Shutterly Fabulous.
TENNIS TREAT: Designer Catherine Cazalet's Tennis Wallpaper, £60 a roll, Cazalet Designs, which decorates an area in the Wimbledon women's locker room, sports a repeating design of rackets and balls.
Conjure a small slice of Wimbledon at home with furniture and accessories that evoke the green richness of its manicured turf and ivy-clad walls..."Designers are embracing foliage in patterns and designs for textiles and wall coverings, and also recreating the effect with items such as Mini Foresti Pendant Lamp, which could have been plucked from a forest, with its frame intertwined with fine branches and leaves," says Freddie Oke, creative director at The Do South Shop, who stock the stunning Mini Foresti lights, £330 each."While the trend does reflect our passion for nature and 'bringing the outdoors in', it's also moving towards a more magical, enchanting setting reminiscent of fairy tales.
It's charming but also up-to-the-minute stylish, and has a lovely softening effect on a contemporary environment."GAME PLAN: Umpires have to perch courtside, but for an appropriate and far more comfortable seat, Bespoke Sofa London have created a Grass Armchair, upholstered in artificial grass with daisy button detailing, from £1,190.
Add a bit of topspin with a chair which could have been inspired by a tennis ball; the Moroso Fjord Small Armchair - Sled base, currently available for 15% off at £826. Follow the theme with storage, and have everything beautifully organised with an upmarket locker-style Weber Olive Green 9 Door Cabinet, £760, Out There Interiors.