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Series 7™ Chair Special Edition – lala Berlin & Fritz Hansen

October 10, 2017
Series 7™ Chair Special Edition - lala Berlin & Fritz Hansen

If you joined me last week, you’ll not have been able to miss the broken glasses saga.  I’m afraid to report that my balancing act continues as I await my new pair, which, I hasten to add, can’t arrive soon enough! Sadly this has meant my lengthier, planned posts being delayed, but I hope you’ll still enjoy today’s one because it happens to be on one of my favourite Mid-Century iconic chairs, the Series 7™ by Arne Jacobsen.   Series…

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Design Crush – Scraplights by Graypants

June 6, 2017
Design Crush - Scraplights by Graypants

If you follow me on Social Media, you’ll have seen that I recently visited Clerkenwell Design week in London. It’s a must see event featuring the very latest in design as well as touching base with some old favourites such as Scraplights by Graypants.   I have to say these decorative pendant lights hold me captivated every time I see them. It’s not just their swoon worthy, good-looking textured forms, or how they provide warm, intimate ambient lighting that gets my attention.…

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Design Crush Interior Inspiration Let's Get Organised!

Lets Get Organised with Iconic Brand string®

May 5, 2017

It’s this time of year with its brighter mornings, and evenings, that you might start to look at your homes in a different light, and I do mean in the literal sense. If not because you start seeing the dust more, but also because of the transition from Spring to Summer, (which feels like forever), the majority of us are looking to make changes to our homes. It’s the perfect time to get organised, and free ourselves from the accumulative…

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CH24 Wishbone Chair – Hans J Wegner 100th Birthday Celebration

April 28, 2017

 CH24 Wishbone Chair by Hans J Wegner 100th Birthday Celebration April has been a month of birthday celebrations for myself and my youngest.  It also happens to be the birth month of revered master craftsman, Hans J Wegner.  I thought we’d celebrate together with one of his iconic chair designs, the CH24 chair or as it often referred to due to the Wishbone Chair due to its form. Hans J. Wegner Hans Wegner had a passion for designing chairs, and with…

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Heal’s & 100 Years of Italian Interior Design

March 29, 2017
100 YEARS OF ITALIAN DESIGN WITH HEALS

Last weeks post Alternatives to Tiling Your Bathrooms,  saw us swooning and coveting the Italian brand, Wall and Deco’s wall coverings. If you enjoyed that post, you’re in for a real treat today. In fact it’s even more swoon worthy as we talking all things Italian. Heal’s are celebrating 100 years of Italian Interior Design, and I’ve been kindly asked to tell you all about it. Not that I really needed asking!     Heal’s First up, I thought you might like a little background to what has…

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Designer Crush – Timorous Beasties

March 3, 2017

Designer Crush – Timorous Beasties I’ve had a serious crush on Timorous Beasties designs since my Interior Design study days. You may have already come across their designs, but just in case you havent, they are a predominately a fabric and wallpaper design company. Having said that, for me their designs are works of art in their own right. And who doesn’t want to have some form of art in their homes.   Timorous Beasties fabrics and wallpapers are handprinted and are the mainstay…

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