Archive For The “funky finds” Category
If you are a fan of Orla Keily and all things retro but looking for something a bit different then have a look at Swedish designer, Lotta Odelius. Funky shop Howkapow stocks a great range of jars by the designer as well as other kitchenwares. Take a look here….love them! They also stock these cute ‘Blossom’ […]
If you like to shop online for your kid’s stuff and want high street prices then take a look at Verbaudet. Although best known for its clothing its baby and children’s furniture is a great buy. Keep an eye out in particular for its brightly painted seating and tables. The chairs are on offer for […]
Now that the nights are drawing in, nights in front of the telly start become more appealing. Keep the kids comfy by investing in a smart beanbag courtesy of HappyCat. In a fab array of colours including pink, purple, green and red they’re a great addition to any home. Pick them up from Skandivis for […]
If you don’t want to buy new, buy vintage. Just saw this wonderful fabric on Etsy, sold by Faerymother.
A great site for interior design and decoration inspiration is Apartment Therapy. One of my favourite sections is their feature articles on children’s and baby’s rooms and nurseries. Check out the lovely nursery featured here- There are plenty of fab ideas from around the world on here so you’ll never be stuck for ideas.
Check out their wonderful blog, jam packed with kid’s inspiration for interiors, clothes, design and ‘life’…this blog is addictive: you have been warned! ps. I particularly like the Maileg pic…
Yes, yes I know, IKEA is great; flat packed, furniture for the masses, but sometimes, just sometimes we need to take a step back and appreciate and applaud hand crafted, limited edition furniture that is created by local designers. Step forward Anthony Hartley, furniture maker and designer from Yorkshire. Anyone who knows me and my work […]
Are you always picking up after your children? In children’s rooms its always a case of storage, storage, storage and a few quirky hooks designed for children never went amiss. For light objects, pick up a few of these sucker hooks from Habitat; Not just for kids, these sucker hooks will take items like hair bands and scarves and would […]
Not as grand as chandeliers or as ’modern’ as pendants, the humble lampshade is in my opinion, one of the enduring workhorses of the interior world. I love utilising lampshades in all sizes as they can make or break a room. The fabric can set the scene…from bold modern prints, one colour prints, sensous velvets, believe me, you can’t […]
On until tomorrow, there are amazing bargains especially in children’s bedding. The Tulip Meadow Floral Bed linen (below) has up to 50% off.. The collecton titled ‘My Best Friend’ also has up to 20% off and is a great unisex option for young children..