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365 Objects Of Design

Coral and Bone: new lifestyle store

17th December 2014
carved cows head and bird cage frm coral and bone

Now this is a good place for that Christmas shopping… 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…

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Mad About Marble

7th August 2014
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…

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Mad About … Exposed Brick Walls

4th August 2014
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…

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365 Objects Of Design

Still Mad About Grey Homewares

20th July 2014
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…

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365 Objects Of Design

Large Glass Bottle Floor Lamp

1st June 2014
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…

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Monochrome Magic in Holland

17th April 2013
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…

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Your House

My Daughter Wants Her Room Painted Grey

12th April 2012
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…

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