home: made [ basket ]
We’ve just discovered A Kailo Chic Life blog and already in love. Such great projects, DIYs, ideas and interiors.
Our favourite pick is this project to decorate a basic felt basket with a weave and tassle look. It’s creative, colourful and makes a eclectic boho look.
Try Made, Amazon, and other online homeware stores for felt woven baskets that can act as the base for this DIY.
Explore the blog for this and further great projects.
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: favourite thing [ rattan shelf ]
Continuing our love for rattan and it remaining firmly on the current 2019 trend radar – we found this great small wall shelving unit from Madam Stoltz (available from Trouva and other online stores)
£72 with free UK delivery
home: event [ weaving workshop ]
Sign up to the newsletter for The London Loom and get all the details on available weaving and tapestry classes at their east London studio.
Various types of class and length of learning, with options for adults, kids and groups!
Hackney Downs Studios
17 Amhurst Terrace
London, E8 2BT
home: found this [ the basket room ]
Explore The Basket Room for everything woven. The colours, the styles – there’s such a huge choice. Pick from storage options, ideas for displaying on the wall, gorgeous floor rugs, smaller practical homewares, pieces that would make lovely gifts, products to bring a pop of colour to a room – all with great prices and regular updates to the store.
Prices from £4.50
home: nice price [ rug ]
Perfect addition to any room, hard wearing, on trend and a great price. Head to Wayfair for natural hand woven rugs.
Our choice – this 1.5 metre diameter rug in the sale for £124.99.
home: event [ weaving ]
There are two dates available at Heals, London for this great weaving a basket workshop hosted by Lise Bech.
WHEN: Wed 9 May + Thurs 10 May 2018 2pm til 5pm
The Heal’s Building
196 Tottenham Court Road
Working exclusively with Scottish willow, Lise Bech shares her skills showing you how to create your own versatile basket. The Southern Upland organically grown willow you will use, provides you with a unique palette of colours. Also learn about the propagation of the willow and it’s preparation for weaving. All materials provided.