home: made [ wall organiser ]
This little project opens up so many options with colour and size, it’s the perfect make for a study or kids bedroom.
With some basic materials and tools you can create this great wall organiser for your home. We love the colour thelovelydrawer.com has used, but of course the choice is yours.
Head to thelovelydrawer.com for the full tutorial.
home: event [ candle making workshop ]
Treat yourself or a friend to a candle making workshop where you will create your very on candle with an individual fragrance to suit you.
Join the experts at Earl of East who will guide you through the process.
‘During the class one of our expert candle makers will take you step-by-step through the candle making process. You will have the opportunity to smell and test our selection of fragrance and essential oils. We’ll share hints and tips on the creation of the perfect fragrance and for the important bit, you will make your own 6oz scented soy wax candle‘
Various dates available throughout June & July [ £45 ]
home: nice price [ glass tumblers ]
If you are looking for some additional glassware to spruce up your cupboards or just looking for something new then take a look at made.com. These lovely and simply designed stacking tumblers are great for all occasions. We believe you can never have enough glasses in the house so why not treat yourself.
They are handmade and have a subtle smoke colouring to them with small bubbles visible within the glass.
[ £19 set of 4 ]
home: favourite thing [ bench ]
With the natural rustic scandi look so on trend, and a love of using natural materials, we find this gorgeous wooden bench with cotton plaited seat to good to be true, especially at the sale offer price of £69.99 (was £89.99) from Zara Home.
Use in hallway for a seat, for an outdoor low table or even by the bedside – a useful little piece of furniture.
home: trend [ organic ceramics ]
With an increased interest in handmade home accessories, this season we are seeing a lot more of this look in ceramics. Of course we know that some will not be handmade, but we are able to get the look, with uneven edges, organic shapes and engraving.
We are seeing subtle textures embossed onto vases and pots, engraved lines and even rattan decorated.
Colours are very nuetral, with stone, white, terracotta and black. Mix different styles and colours together for a curated look, and of course get your pops of colour this Spring with flowers and greenery.
embosed vase – £18 / made.com, rattan decorative bottle – £29.99 / zarahome.com, bud vase – £30 / habitat.co.uk
table lamp – £179 / westelm.co.uk, vase – £60 / rockettstgeorge.co.uk, vase – £16 / anthropologie.com
engraved vase – £18 / hurnandhurn.com, vase – £26 / grahamandgreen.co.uk, ceramic pot – £45.95 / trouva.com
home: featured [ Winter’s Moon ]
Launched online in 2009, Winter’s Moon is a curated collection of colourful vintage, modern and handmade homeware. Based in Chichester founder Julia Grant has created a glorious online store with lighting, furniture, accessories and prints.
Everything has vivid colour and pattern and we particularly love the floral design found on their lampshades and cushions.
‘Colour and pattern just make us happy, and this is reflected in our collection which changes often, with many items designed in-house and hand made here in the UK just for Winter’s Moon‘
If you are in Chichester be sure to pop by the studio or head to wintersmoon.co.uk
home: event [ ceramics workshop ]
Fancy learning a new skill this year? Why not try your hand at ceramics.
We have found some great courses at Raw Ceramics Workshops in Hackney, London with beginners to more advance options.
We suggest the 3 session beginners course, where you will learn basic techniques from owner Matthew Raw for working with clay. You will get the opportunity to create something from your own ideas.
You will end your 3rd session with fully painted and glazed pieces of work.
[ £95 with all materials included ]
For the full choice of workshops and dates head to rawceramicsworkshops.com