Blank Canvas

This month the FT How to Spend headlines one of its design stories ‘blanc canvas’ as it begins to tell us why white makes a return to our homes.   Vogue also spots this trend in fashion citing this season’s … Continued

Carpet – The Comeback King

                        Quirky Dotty Damson   Wall-to-wall carpets are back in fashion! Carpet is back with a bang this season and bursting with pattern, texture and colour. People are becoming … Continued

Paris, London

It’s always tricky to pinpoint trends at such a vast show as Maison. We were overwhelmed by the sheer size of this fair, the number of halls and the endless exhibitors. It takes a few weeks to grasp the full … Continued

Guest Blog: Little Greene Paint & Alternative

  Little Greene’s eco-friendly paint and wallpaper catalogues over 300 years of the best in English decoration. Its mission is to provide the best quality paints at affordable prices, which are manufactured in the UK with minimal impact on the environment. They … Continued

Alternative Highland Fling

Tartan • noun a woollen cloth woven in one of several patterns of coloured checks and intersecting lines, especially of a design associated with a particular Scottish clan. Tartan has dressed kings, festooned castles, graced catwalks and now warms our … Continued

Guest Blog: Ric Frankland of UK-based dwelle

                      Manchester architect Ric Frankland is the director of dwelle and originator of these carefully designed micro-buildings that are highly sustainable. These award-winning ‘dwelle-ings’ can achieve zero carbon status. … Continued