home: found this [ raffia placemats ]
Bring colour and texture to the dining table with these beautiful dyed raffia placemats from Our Lovely Goods. A set of two costs £30.
Handwoven Raffia Placemat, woven and hand dyed by local artisans in Abuja, Nigeria.
These place mats are a beautiful statement piece for any dining table. These would also be lovely as a wall hanging or decoration
Each individual mat has a beautiful and unique design woven into it.
home: nice price [ jute basket ]
We love this jute basket from IKEA for the shear fact it’s useful, looks great and is only £2.
Use in your kitchen to store food or tea towels, or perhaps your bathroom for cloths & sponges. Whatever you want to use it for it will bring a bit of rustic charm to a room.
Unfortunately this is unavailable online currently, but fingers crossed we can get back into stores soon.
home: made [ macrame ]
Needing a new project for January? Need to fill those long hours of lockdown with a project? Or just fancy making something personal for your home or for a gift?
Learning macrame can be therapeutic, enjoyable and result in a new skill.
We found some great tools to help you on your journey.
My French Twist is great for teaching the basics to start you off on your making – snd of of course, with a French twist.
The Spruce Crafts help you to master the seven basic knots to master macrame.
We love this beautiful inspirational Macrame book from Wish at just £14.
And for modern approach the Emily Katz book available from Amazon is great. It’s the ultimate guide, bursting at the seams with ideas to create items for the home.
home: made [ woven paper basket ]
A perfect little home project, to use up all those scraps of paper – choose your colour, print, pattern, and use this great tutorial to make a woven recycled paper basket.
It could be made any size (although smaller would be stronger) and used for storage, a plant pot holder, make up brushes, trinkets… anything!
We love this guide from TheCraftoholicWitch !
home: made [ a beautiful mess ]
We’ve spotted some great DIY projects using yarn at abeautifulmess.com.
Whether you are looking for a new wall hanging, some additions to a cushion or new art then there is something for you to try.
A lovely selection of ideas and inspiration.
home: featured [ Bohemia ]
A favourite for natural, handmade homeware, Bohemia is a must visit store. With gorgeous woven baskets, printed cushions and more, their collection is beautifully collated.
‘Working collaboratively with artisans in Morocco, India, Kenya and Turkey we produce timeless collections of functional objects. Gaining a deep understanding of the techniques and processes of each craft is fundamental to our design process and we spend many many hours in the company of our partners quietly observing in awe of their skills’
Check out the range at bohemiadesign.co.uk and fall in love.
home: nice price [ lampshade ]
If you are looking for a simple but attractive lampshade you can’t go wrong with this lovely example from made.com.
This natural cane lampshade with black piping will work in many different style rooms and is a great price at £49.
home: featured [ Urban Outfitters ]
Not always at the top of most peoples list of homeware brands, Urban Outfitters is a must visit store. Full of Boho styled furniture and accessories, as well as lots of fun gift ideas.
With a much bigger range online than in stores, it is always best to check on the website first. And the pricing isn’t bad either.
Currently we love their Woodrow King Bed, Petra 6 Drawer Dresser & Mikko Coffee Table (all pictured). Rattan and woven furniture is sticking around!
home: favourite thing [ H&M Home ]
If you are looking to freshen up your homes and in particular your living room and bedroom then hm.com should be your first stop.
Full of gorgeous accessories, soft furnishings and lighting to put a smile on your face. We love the neutral colours that they are doing right now. Easy to incorporate into any home.
Head to hm.com to take a look.
home: favourite thing [ wooden bench ]
We spotted this gorgeous wooden bench over the weekend. Available at Zara Home this bench comes in two sizes and it’s the perfect addition to any room.
The wooden bench is covered in woven paper and has two handles either side, meaning it’s really easy to move around your home.
[ £119.99 & £179.99 ]
Head to zarahome.com