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365 Objects Of Design, Your House

Navy Blue Rugs and Accessories

8th October 2014
midnight blue ombre rug from westelm

As you may have noticed recent posts have been edging slightly away from grey and towards navy and I note, from the comments I receive (many more on Twitter) that lots of you are going in that direction too. The other day, I published a post about a silver and grey rug (in leather since…

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365 Objects Of Design

Save or Splurge: Graphic Monochrome Rug

4th June 2014
black and white rug from westelm.jpg

Week two of the new series: Boom/Bust and this week we are looking at monochrome rugs. Black and white is still a strong colour combination and will be a continuing trend next season. Of course for some it never went away no matter what the fashion forecasters say. The joy of monochrome is that you…

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365 Objects Of Design, March, Volume III

Natural Flooring from Flock

27th March 2014
flock floor steel

Hands up who thinks there’s something familiar about these pictures … Take a look at the sofa, so crushingly described as “a bit vintage” by Living Etc. That pale linen chair which has appeared on Twitter in a much muddier state, followed by a picture of a not very guilty looking cat … Yes, it’s…

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365 Objects Of Design, Keeping Cosy

Objects Of Design #365: Animal Rugs

28th February 2013

We seem to have a bit of a rug theme developing this week, but that’s perfect for the month of cold toes and frosty mornings. These gorgeous animal rugs are made in Nepal using traditional methods handed down over generations. They are made by shaping the organic Tibetan wool by hand using soap and water.…

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365 Objects Of Design, Keeping Cosy

Objects Of Design #355: Ella Doran Rugs

18th February 2013

British designer Ella Doran has teamed up with Woven Ground to produce a new range of stunning rugs. The design of this one above is based on her photographs of architectural wall panels.Each one is hand tufted and made from 100 per cent New Zealand wool. In another collaboration, Ella has produced a new range of…

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Design Shopper

From £50 to £50,000 Update Your Home

8th May 2012

If you’ve been putting off decorating because you think you can’t afford it, or the house is feeling a bit cramped for a growing family but you don’t really want to move, perhaps it’s time to think about a small refurbishment. A little refreshing of the current decor. It’s amazing what even a lick of…

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