home: nice price [ paper sacks ]
Paper sacks are a versatile way of holding plants, storing blankets and useful for general storage as an alternative to boxes. These examples from hm.com not only look good but are a great price at £4.99. Available now in 3 styles.
home: favourite thing [ bathroom dish ]
To organise all your little bits in the bathroom, as a soap dish or just ornamental; we love this Salvage Trinket Tray from Dunelm at only £3.49.
Amongst the rest of their bathroom accessories at very affordable prices, this great little ceramic piece is a great addition to a bathroom and would also make a lovely gift.
home: gift ideas [ desk tidy ]
This beautiful ‘Normos‘ desk tidy from Made.com would make a lovely gift and would look great on a desk, shelf or even as a sleek accessory for a kitchen.
A perfect gift for an organised person.
Available in gold / £39
home: featured [ Bohemia ]
Founded by Jenny Lockton in 2006 Scottish based store Bohemia is a haven for homewares and goods uniquely designed in-house and handcrafted in partnership with artisans from around the world. With boho influences on trend this year [ featured on the blog a couple of weeks ago ] there is no better time to explore this great shop.
‘ Bohemia was established to build relationships with artisan producers and through collaborations help to support meaningful employment and ensure the survival of awe-inspiring traditional crafts’
Bohemia is full of colour and inspiration with the obvious strong influence of Morocco and India running throughout their products. Head to the blankets and rugs with gorgeous pattern and vibrancy, or browse the kitchenware with palm leaf brushes and hand embossed enamel bowls.
As well as the online shop Bohemia has a flagship store in Edinburgh. It’s a definate destination if you love authentic gifts and homeware with a contemporary edge.
Keep up to date with Bohemia on Instagram and Twitter.
home: event [ designer maker Christmas fair ]
There are a plethora of Christmas fairs across the capital (and country) throughout the lead up to the big day but we loved the look of the Kindred DesignerMaker Fair on Portabello.
‘Kindred Studios & friends are launching their first ever Portobello Market Christmas Fair, showcasing over 45 emerging artists and artisans ready to take over Tavistock square on the North end of Portobello Road.
A wide range of unique, handmade and affordable gifts will be on sale- all made locally. ‘
Dec 1 / Tavistock Road W11
home: found this [ table ]
With a sleek and sophisticated appearance the Galaxite side table from oliverbonas.com would be a great addition to any living room. Part of it new furniture range the table has a geometric inspired frame and round glass top to add to its appeal, plus the brushed copper finish is still as popular as ever.
Galaxite Side Table £150
home: gift ideas [ marble ]
Smart and cool, marble is the perfect material for beautiful gifts. Opt for practical homeware so you know your gift will be appreciated.
Dinner Plate / Hurn & Hurn £18
‘Sienna’ chip + dip platter / Made.com £35
Candle holder / Connox £36.70