Tag Archive for grey

Mad About Marble

marble and grey kitchne stylecarrot.com

The Milan furniture fair always results in a flood of information about the latest trends and what we should all be looking out for, saving up for and generally, dreaming of. It seems to me though that the most coherent trend to ever emerge is for everyone to agree that there is no trend. For…

Mad About … Exposed Brick Walls

Dreamwalls can supply panels in stone, slate or brick - painted or unpainted

For some months now I have been looking at images of houses with exposed brick walls and dreaming … I don’t live in a loft so natural brick wouldn’t work for me but I would love to have white painted bricks in my kitchen. But my kitchen extension is built from breezeblocks, so even if…

Still Mad About Grey Homewares

Grey Scale Bedroom

The new season look books are flooding in at the moment and it’s a real pleasure to see so many of them that aren’t just about showcasing the products but have great photography so they can provide real inspiration for our own homes. Recently I showed you the new collection from Sainsbury’s with all that…

Large Glass Bottle Floor Lamp

large glass bottle floor lamp from ebury home and garden

Most glass bottle lamps stand on a table but this is an outsize version that would look great standing on the floor. It comes with this grey linen shade and the whole thing is 97cm tall. The flex that is supplied is black and white striped, but I would be tempted to swap that for…

Coral and Bone: new lifestyle store

carved cows head and bird cage frm coral and bone

Look what I have found. This new online store, which has only just opened, has a great collection of eclectic and funky stuff which, not only do I love, but (and this is important) I haven’t seen all over everywhere else. Coral and Bone is run by Ruth (of eversoflo) and her friend Lisa who…

Monochrome Magic in Holland

VOSGESPARIS_STUDIO

On the recent blogtour trip to New York, I met Dutch blogger Desiree, of Vosges Paris and she has kindly allowed us to have a nose around her fabulous home in Amsterdam, which like Desiree herself, is dressed almost entirely in black and white. As fellow lover of monochrome, I am delighted to welcome her…

My Daughter Wants Her Room Painted Grey

from bodieandfou.blogspot.com via Pinterest

Emma contacted MadAboutTheHouse to ask about paint colours for her teenage daughter’s bedroom.Q: My daughter would like her bedroom  painted grey and white. It’s a bright, south-facing room with a black cast iron fireplace, with alcoves either side, and oak floors. One of the alcoves will have a white wardrobe in it. I think we…