home: nice price [ throw ]
The Selena Kantha Stitch throw is a beauty, from Urban outfitters and is currently in the sale for £53 (reduced from £89)
Layer up with other patterns on cushions in a lounge, bring texture to outdoor seating, use for last of the summer picnics or even add to your bedroom styling as a chill begins to come in the evening. This cotton throw is versatile and practical but also stylish.
Bring your sofa or bed to live with the Selene throw in a relaxing and muted tie-dye print. Made from a soft cotton fabrication with an all-over Kantha stitch effect and contrasting borders.
home: featured [ Arket ]
Loving all the beautiful greys at Arket. It may be a unfavourably grey august but these tones are just perfect.
Bring these soft neutral tones into your home as we head towards autumn. Sit along side other neutral tones, monochrome and soft pastels.
home: featured [ Mango ]
Launched this year, Mango has brought us their new homeware collection. Starting with a gorgeous array of cushion, bedding and towels, Mango intends to expand their collection to kitchenware & tableware in the Autumn.
With lots of linens and cottons combined with a muted colour pallete, classic check & stripes, Mango have created a really nice range.
Layer up cushions, with throws on sofas & beds for a relaxed carefree vibe.
Head to mango.com to explore the collection.
home: featured [ Bohemia Design ]
If you like you homeware handmade with Moroccan influences then you must pay a visit to Bohemia Design.
A gorgeous website full of baskets, cushions, throws and more, all made with natural materials and traditional techniques.
‘We believe in handmade; perfectly imperfect wares crafted slowly from natural materials locally sourced. Pottery, basketry, weaving are processes as old as human time, containers for storage and carrying, cloth for warmth and protection. Goods made by hand bear the character of their creator, the nuances and eccentricities integral to each piece.’
A great site to get some gift idea inspiration.
home: trend [ washed linen ]
Over the last few months we have noticed an increased selection of linen items online and in stores. Particularly bedding where every brand is offering a soft washed linen duvet set or cushion cover.
Linen gives a really soft feel against the skin and is easy to care for, with little worry about ironing – let it be creased!
Soft tones are always a winner, including pinks, greys and creams. Create a neutral pallete mixing tones and layers to give your bed the most welcoming feel.
Top row: bed linen / laredoute.co.uk [ from £75 ], pillow case / loaf.com [ £40 ]
Middle row: pillow case / hm.com [ £12.99 ], cushion cover / zarahome.com [ £12.99 ]
Bottom row: pillow case / trouva.com [ £25 ], tablecloth / rockettstgeorge.co.uk [ £85 ], duvet cover set / hm.com [ £79.99 ]
home: trend [ earth tones ]
Natural, organic and getting back to basics with the earth tones trends. These colours will calm and relax an interior, give it depth and richness.
Deep bark tones, gentle shades of oatmeal and subtle green sage amongst other natural earthy shades.
Choose natural materials, a little texture and wood.
Paint £45 Farrow & Ball at B&Q / Rug from £99 The Rug Seller / Cushion £15.60 Marks & Spencer
Floor cushion £156 Urban Outfitters / Sofa £1399 Made.com / Rug from £150 John Lewis
Cushion £18 Dunelm / Armchair £995 Habitat / Throw £10 Ikea
home: featured [ River Island ]
High street fashion giant River Island has joined the ranks of Zara, HM and French Connection and introduced a homeware department to their already popular fashion clothing brand.
Their launch products are small homewares, including vases, candle holders and dishes and soft furnishings, including cushions, rugs and bedspreads. It’s a mix of luxe boho and wild jungle and has got the usual RI sparkle and panache.
home: featured [ Oliver Bonas ]
Launched in 1993, Oliver Bonas has become a staple on our high streets. With a range that covers jewellery, fashion and our favourite homeware, accessories and books, OB is continuely changing products and designs to keep itself fresh and appealing.
OB has it’s own statement style and has made full advantage of marble and metallic trends over the last few years. It also has a strong book selection and great gift ideas.
Our favourite pieces from their new collection are the dinosaur planter, green velvet armchair and gold wall shelf.
Get online to explore the range and fall in love with it all.
home: trend [ embellished ]
Its time to embrace embellishments with this gorgeous 2018 trend; and shop for anything with tassels, tufting, fringes and feathers.
The bohemian influences are strong for this look, layering, natural colours, textures upon textures, but it can also work with a clean, minimal look – using white homewares but with embellishments for texture, ensuring everything is in natural creams and whites.
Shops across the high street have a big range to create this look. It’s also worth having a search around vintage markets, eBay and searching for international sellers.
1 Elsie Cushion / Anthropologie £70.40
2 Pom Pom Throw / Trouva £22.50
3 Fringed Cushion Cover / Little Lies £32
4 Farha Cushion / Very £49.99
5 Navajo Throw / Feather + Black £120
6 Fringed mirror / Oliver Bonas £60
home: trend [ boucle ]
Growing in popularity on curtains, cushions, chairs and blankets, boucle is the fabric of choice this season. The intricate woven pattern can be found more and more on homeware, creating a very tactile and comforting finish.
Combine with a nuetral colour pallete allowing the texture to take centre stage. Mix with other soft fabrics like throws and cushions for a cosy autumnal feel.
yarn with a looped or curled ply, or fabric woven from this yarn
1. Selection from Tom Dixon at trouva.com [ from £85 ]
2. Chair from made.com [ £229 ]
3. Cushion by HAY from utilitydesign.co.uk [ £49 ]
4. Cushion from johnlewis.com [ £35 ]
5. Sofa from heals.com [ from £1949 ]
6. Throw from debenhams.com [ £32 ]
7. Jute rug from westelm.co.uk [ from £79 ]
8. Cushion from bombayduck.com [ £35 ]
9. Chair from westelm.co.uk [ £699 ]