home: made [ pen holders ]
With her gorgeous home and constant inspirational DIY updates in her house as well as projects on her blog, we love the modern creativity of Grillo Designs.
Explore her blog and Instagram feed for all the back catalogue of super DIYs and collaborations.
Our pick today is a simple but very effective project to make pen holders, from the Grillo Designs blog.
In a climate where more and more of us are working from home, it’s become important to create efficient, beautiful and productive working zones in our houses. Little details, like pen pots, can make easy and affordable difference to lift the look of the work area.
home: favourite thing [ set of baskets ]
Ticking the boxes for practicality and design, these gorgeous baskets are perfect for office storage, in the kicthen or as planters.
This set of 3 handmade baskets from southwoodliving.com would make a lovely gift or a treat to yourself.
[ £48 ]
home: made [ memo board ]
Make a small change to your home office with this cane memo board. Using a picture frame and some cane webbing you can create this fun piece for the wall.
We spotted this great diy project on hunker.com, and if you head there you can follow the super simple tutorial.
home: found this [ desk ]
Always keep your eyes open for great homeware and furniture in places you don’t expect.
Scrolling through Amazon we were delighted and surprised to find this gorgeous midcentury style desk for £169.00
Its a great size, lovely walnut veneer finish, perfect iconic midcentury clean lines and silhouette, and practical with good desk space and storage.
This product also comes with so many positive reviews. It always pays to read the feedback and reviews when buying furniture online.
home: found this [ chair ]
As we know pink isn’t going anywhere this year and especially the pastel shades. We spotted this chair at Abigail Ahern and love it.
An advocate of all things dark, Abigail Ahern is now bringing hints of a brighter colour pallete to her online and Islington stores.
This shade of pink will work with so many other colours, and look just as well in a bright white room as a dark grey one.
Available now from abigailahern.com
[ £204 ]
home: nice price [ paper storage bags ]
Looking to add highlights of metallic into your interior?
These paper storage bags from ASOS in durable gold heavy weight paper are a great way to do just that!
Use them to store stationery at your desk, make up on a dressing table or they also make gorgeous holders for plant pots too.
Just £12 for a pair (set comes with two sizes)
home: favourite thing [ desk ]
This industrial style desk from grahamandgreen.co.uk is perfect for a spare room or office. It’s slim design and neat proportions make it a very attractive piece of furniture.
This all black iron desk will work with most interiors and is a great focal point in your home.
[ £395 ]
home: favourite thing [ chairs ]
Get nostalgic with these fab retro school chairs with a contempory hand painted stripe. We love chairs and these are great to mixed with other chairs around a dining table, as a desk chair or just in the corner of a room creating a statement.
These sustainably sourced beech wood chairs come with four different coloured stripes. It’s hard to pick a favourite!
From rockettstgeorge.co.uk [ £215 ]
home: featured [ Present & Correct ]
If you love stationery then you must check out Present & Correct. Launched in 2009 this store showcases a collection which is not only nostalgic but modern in design.
We love the vintage accessories sitting alongside graph paper notebooks and 1970s erasers, plywood storage tray and rubber stamp set. The curated collection is beautifully designed, with everything workinh together and there is a real identity running through.
‘It’s a showcase for the things we have enjoyed since school. A long-term obsession with stationery has culminated in a constantly evolving store. Paper and office objects which are inspired by homework, the post office and school’
home: nice price [ clock ]
This desk top clock from Ikea would make a great addition to any room. It’s stylish brushed gold and black finish give a more expensive feel.
It’s actually only £12 and would sit nicely amongst vases, frames and other ornaments on a shelf or tabletop.