• Latest trends

    Micro trend: Space travel

    by  • Wednesday, November 19, 2014 • Latest trends, Look what I found • 0 Comments

    A trend we’ve spotted this season plays with all things outer space (nicely timed with Philae’s touchdown!) Habitat have designed their entire Christmas decorations around planets, moon and stars. Lollipop Designs have brought out a gorgeous star and moon platter and who doesn’t love a Double Merrick print? Their Le Soliel et Planetes screen print is a real gem – it would look dazzling in a metallic frame…

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    1.Party platter, £48, Lollipop Designs. 2. Cosmic Mars mug, £7.50, Paperchase. 3. Green/copper planet bauble, £6, Habitat. 4. Le Soleil et planetes print, £60, Double Merrick. 5. Starburst gold glitter bauble, £3, Habitat.

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    Planet metallic

    by  • Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • Latest trends • 1 Comment

    Can’t decide between copper, gold or brass? The high street is aglow with precious metals, so take a shine to some of these gorgeous home accessories. See our latest October issue for a round-up and if you’re feeling crafty don’t miss my blog post on our Midas Touch makes.

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    1. Metal accessories, from £1.50 each, H&M. 2. Zigzag cushion, £13.99, Dunelm. 3. Pendant lamp, £19, Very. 4. Tealight holder, £6, Tesco Direct. 5. Copper stool, £68, MiaFleur. 6. Trinket box, £15 for two, Oliver Bonas

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    Sneak Peek: Dickins & Jones Home

    by  • Tuesday, June 10, 2014 • Latest trends • 2 Comments

    Who wouldn’t want to brighten up their home with the new range from Dickins & Jones? Launching for Autumn Winter 2014, this is the latest exclusive house brand from House of Fraser. We love the rich pops of colour and country-style..

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    The range includes enamel storage and ceramic bakeware, floral textiles, checks and heritage prints. Available in store from September.

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