home: event [ Portmeirion exhibition ]
Worth catching before it ends in July, this Portmeirion exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum runs til the 28th.
Portmeirion is a British success story. Its innovative designs have set trends in the pottery industry over six decades. The company has thrived at a time when many of its famous, long-established rivals have not managed to survive. 2018 marks the centenary of the birth of Susan Williams-Ellis (1918-2007), founder of the pottery, whose classic designs include ‘Totem’, ‘Magic City’ and the ever-popular ‘Botanic Garden’.
home: found this [ industrial storage unit ]
This wall mounted metal rack is the perfect choice for a kitchen. With its industrial styling it not only looks great but is practical too.
With 2 baskets, large metal container and 5 hooks, there is plenty to play with.
Available from grahamandgreen.co.uk
[ £48 ]
home: trend [ bronze highlights ]
Metallics are still a strong trend for this year and bronze highlights are continuing to appear across stores in homeware products.
We’ve picked some favourites to add a little bronze highlight to your room – simple touches like picture frames, furniture legs, clocks and lights to use a small ways to have pops of metallics in a room.
Vase £16.95 Nkuku / Artwork £35.99 Wayfair / Wallpaper £65 Beut
Coffee table £134 Perch & Parrow / Light £111.00 Laura Ashley / Clock €72.99 Trouva
Sofa £1999.00 Swoon / Shelf bracket £13 Nordic Nest / Frame £100 Habitat
home: nice price [ table lamp ]
Grab a bargain with this reduced price table lamp from B&Q. It was £30 now £20.
The Geo Geometric table lamp combines the black linear style of the geometric trend with a little dash of copper – and metallics are very much still in favour for interiors.
Perfect in a lounge or bedroom, and works well with an eye pleasing filament bulb.
home: featured [ Urban Outfitters ]
Urban Outfitters could easily feature in our top ten stores and with continual new arrivals of great homeware and furniture, plus amazing sales regularly throughout the year, it’s easy to fall in love with the brand that has a cool bohemian vibe, a vintage feel and pieces to kit out your home in a inviting, warm style.
Interiors look effortlessly cool with layered up textures of throws, cushions and wall hangings with well designed furniture that fulfils loads of needs – storage, seating, somewhere to sleep, vinyl shelving, rugs galore and small homewares and trinkets to create a unique look to your taste.
There are incredible investment pieces that can make a statement in a room but also affordable pieces to make small updates to an interior.
home: found this [ marble shelf ]
Add a little luxury with these little marble shelves from Anthropologie. Perfect to make little details around a room and display a few chosen homewares.
home: made [ copper shoe shelf ]
Always looking for more stylish storage idea we came across this tutorial for a cool on trend copper pipe shoe shelf.
Brilliant idea, so simple and this how-to from Fresh Crush is simple and straightforward to follow.
Easy to adjust to your space or needs and made with very little tools and materials.
Use the same tutorial to create shelving for other uses too – a pot rack in the kitchen, for towels in the bathroom or even use outside for small planters of vegetables, herb garden or flower pots.