home: found this [ raffia placemats ]
Bring colour and texture to the dining table with these beautiful dyed raffia placemats from Our Lovely Goods. A set of two costs £30.
Handwoven Raffia Placemat, woven and hand dyed by local artisans in Abuja, Nigeria.
These place mats are a beautiful statement piece for any dining table. These would also be lovely as a wall hanging or decoration
Each individual mat has a beautiful and unique design woven into it.
home: made [ table mats ]
We love this easy, simple DIY from Sarah Hearts to make table mats. Such a quick idea but so effective. So little equipment needed and great results.
It’s easy to tailor this to your own taste, colour choice and even be more adventurous with design.
Head to Sarah Hearts for the full tutorial.
home: made [ napkin rings ]
It’s getting closer to Christmas Day and it’s definitely time to think about the Christmas table settings.
We scoured the net and found an abundance of modern and more traditional ideas (see main picture) and also some great links for tutorials
home: made [ placemats ]
We are always looking for ways to make a statement for dinner parties with the place settings.
We found some incredible ideas on DIYS.com – with varying levels of skills needed, there’s all sorts of creative projects to make stylish placemats to finish of your dining place settings perfectly. These could be used for home or for a wedding, kids party or other function. There’s lots of ways to personalise settings with names, themes, and colours.
Special placemats at a wedding could also then be the wedding favour or personalise them for a kids party and then pop them in the party bags at the end!
home: nice price [ glassware ]
Update the dining table with some colour for spring with these tinted wine glasses – with or without stem.
They are half price in the Zara Home sale.
£3.99 – £5.99
home: made [ napkin rings ]
Napkin rings can add that extra special detail to a dining table setting. We love the idea that these can be personalised, colour matched and designed to suit your theme with the wealth of DIY ideas available across the internet.
Head to Brit & Co for a great mix of links to tutorials for modern design DIY napkin rings.
home: nice price [ candle holder ]
With cactus’ sticking around in interior trends – we love this sale bargain at H&M.
This cute antiqued tone metal candle stick is the perfect little metallic home accessory to add to a room. Use a few on a mantelpiece, table centre or with other pieces clustered on a coffee table.
home: nice price [ dining set ]
With the increasing need for affordable furniture and at the same time saving on space, larger brands are really getting on board. We found this great dining set from made.com and all coming in under £200.
The Fjord range includes set of 2 dining chairs [ £99 ] and square table [ £99 ]. Made from oak with a choice of coloured laquer finishes this set is perfect for limited space homes, in the kitchen, living area, even doubled up as a desk.
Available now from made.com
home: favourite thing [ dining table ]
We love this new range of tables and benches from HAY. Available at Future and Found the Copenhague Deux collection features a slim lined dining table [ five sizes available ] and three bench sizes, all designed for compact living. With a laminate matt finish you can choose from four colours [ Black, white, dark or light grey ] and three frame finishes [ untreated beech, painted beech or lacquered oak ].
Starting from £425 for the table and £249 for the bench.