Objects Of Design #289: Stripe Cone Bowl

These’ll liven up the table a treat. They’re individually painted so each one is slightly different which means you can buy a set without it being too matchy matchy. Perfect for ice cream, yoghurt or any sort of pudding really. Even Christmas. Or fill a set with four different types of treats and give them…

Objects Of Design #288: Chloe Bedding

This pretty bedding will add a sophisticated look to any spare room and when the guests have cleared out you can use it on your own bed for the rest of year. I love the monochrome look of this with the splashes of pink, but you could use any accent colour you fancy from yellow…

Objects Of Design #287: Marrakech Decorative Serving Plate

Perfect for the Christmas table, this serving dish is the right colours for the time of year but will brighten up a dreary January too. Pile it high with fruit and nuts or just leave it lying around being decorative. It is, in case you are interested, dishwasher safe, which is a bonus. www.okadirect.com £16…

Objects Of Design #286: Personalised Coasters

Now this is a clever idea. It would make a perfect present but is also so useful at this time of year when guests are putting drinks and mince pies down everywhere , and the table is groaning under the weight of the hot dishes. So, either choose the names of all the family you…

Objects Of Design #285: Summer Bowl

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These bowls are so pretty, you’ll just have to ignore the fact they they are called summer bowls as I think they’d be perfect on the Christmas table. They’re just a little bit retro but in this crisp grey and white they manage to look completely contemporary at the same time. Although, I should point…