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Pastels, woodland animals and Art Deco: a heady mix of new trends for 2016!

Ahead of London Design Week 2016 in March, a trip to the Chelsea Design Centre was in order to get an insight into what is currently trending in the world of Interior Design. With several projects on the go demanding … Continue reading

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Black Edition – but there’s nothing dark about these fabulous new designs

We may still be in recession but this hasn’t stopped the ROMO Group from launching a completely new fabric house Black Edition at Maison et Objet in January. The in-house team have concentrated on exploring new techniques and innovative processes thus allowing for … Continue reading

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Interiors UK – Ok?

The calendar has many interiors focused events in it. Everything from the well-established Decorex and Design Week through to newcomers like Tent. I don’t go to all of them and I’m much more selective than I used to be – … Continue reading

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Sanderson’s new collection captures the essence of British Summer

In a soft palette of strawberry, moss, Georgian green and rose Sanderson have created a collection of fabrics and wallpapers that really does reflect the gardens, woodlands and spirit of a typical summer in England. The designs are intricate and … Continue reading

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The pre-Raphaelite influence is back – everywhere!

The current pre-Raphaelite exhibition at Tate Britain seems to be having a profound influence over the colours and fabrics in this season’s interiors. Their rich palette of deep blues, yellows, burgundy and green together with their intricate nature-inspired patterns can be … Continue reading

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La Casita needs a little more Spain inside!

Having just returned from a lovely holiday in Mallorca surrounded by lovely Mallorquin things, it was with great excitement that I accepted an invite to go out to La Casita in Guildford, Surrey last Friday night. Already I could feel … Continue reading

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London Design Week collections – take a look at the latest designs…

Another London Design Week is over. A week of Interior Designers flocking to London to catch a glimpse of the new collections. Here are some highlights that you might enjoy too…. Nina Campbell’s new Talara collection of fabrics was a complete surprise. Never … Continue reading

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DWELL opens new Guildford Store

Dwell opened their new store in Guildford, Surrey on Thursday 23rd February. Situated at the top of the High St, which used be the New Heights store, Dwell have filled the entire space with room sets and quirky accessories! The eye … Continue reading

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Alma Tartan

When I think of tartan I think immediately of cosy Scottish interiors, of kilts, tins of shortbread and, at a push, Vivienne Westwood designs. I’m not sure I would ever think tartan carpet would go in a pub in Surrey. … Continue reading

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