home: trend [ home comforts ]
Now that the hot weather is well an truly behind us, it’s time to embrace the winter months and start creating cosy homes that you can’t wait to get back too.
As often happens around now, we start to turn our thoughts to soft furnishings like throws and cushions. Stores are full of textures like faux fur rugs, knitted blankets and soft pile cushion covers.
The colour pallette is subtle with muted tones of nature, including stone, browns, camel and grey.
pouffe / ikea.com [ £45 ], cushion cover / hm.com [ £12.99 ]
throw / westelm.co.uk [ from £149 ], rug / johnlewis.com [ £25 ], throw / habitat.co.uk [ £120 ]
blanket / zarahome.com [ £79.99 ], cushion / frenchconnection.com [ £40 ]
home: nice price [ throw ]
Animal print is still a strong trend and this affordable patterned throw from ASOS at just £35 is a great update for a lounge, perfect strewn over an outdoor seating area for a light cover up when the sun goes down or great to have handy for a picnic.
home: found this [ throw ]
This woven cotton mix throw from anthropologie.com is a great addition to any room. The stripes and oversized pom poms add a touch of fun and cosiness.
Available in 2 other colour ways and only £58
home: nice price [ quilt ]
There’s still a chill in the air and this gorgeous quilt is just the thing to keep warm and would also be lovely for outdoor use, gardens and picnics!
Rosace Percale Quilt
Was £52 Now £36.40 from La Redoute
home: made [ blanket ]
During January there is nothing better than curly up on the sofa in the evenings wrapped in a warm blanket. So why not try making your own.
The last couple if years has seen arm knitting grow in popularity and its a fun way to create your very own chunky knit blanket.
Perfect for a bedroom or living room!
Give it a go by following the tutorial at woolcouturecompany.com
home: found this [ pom pom blanket ]
Explore Hammam + Home for bed, bath and home linens, fabrics and soft furnishings. There’s a beautiful range of towels and throws that can be used all over the home, in the garden, by the pool and on holiday.
Our favourite find is the Dill Stripe Pom Pom Blanket with its colour splash of mustard, but there’s lots in the range including monochrome patterned, plain and grey stripe.
Our Dill Stripe Pom Pom Blanket is beautifully handcrafted in Morocco using traditional hand-weaving techniques. Made in 100% premium quality cotton for a lightweight yet luxurious feel, and finished with large mustard yellow pom pom tassels for that ultimate boho artisan feel. A statement addition to a bedroom, sofa or floor; this piece is truly Moroccan craftsmanship at its finest and will stand the test of time.
home: favourite thing [ throws ]
Trying to keep warm this week? Need some new blankets or throws? Then why not treat yourself to one of Anthropologies gorgeous selection. Choose from cotton mix or wool, embroidered or fringed all with a lovely Spring colour pallete.
Available now at anthropologie.com
Clockwise from top left :
Palo Alto throw £118
Edna blanket £118
Santana throw £48
Shape Study throw £138
Rani throw £88
Delphine throw £158