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365 Objects Of Design

Christmas Gift Guide Room by Room: The Kitchen

6th December 2018
faux fern from rockett st george at kws madabouthehouse.com

Now we better get one thing clear before we start on this room. Christmas is about buying things for people that they might want or like but wouldn’t necessarily buy for themselves. And that doesn’t mean hoovers, or mops or, even, oven gloves – and you know who you are and you know you are…

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Seasonal Picks from La Redoute

5th December 2018
seasonal picks from la redoute

Good Morning and welcome to the Wednesday slot. This week I have collaborated with La Redoute to show you some of the things I discovered and loved on their site. As many of you know, I have worked with this French company before – styling a shoot for them –  and this time they asked…

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Five Best Folding Chairs

20th November 2018
flapps folding chair by ambivalenz

Because sometimes, at this time of year, you might have extra people round the dining table. Or the odd unexpected guest. Or you normally have only two people at the table and suddenly there are six. And who’s got room to store chairs all over the place? In the past I’ve had them doubling up…

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The Danes Love Colour After All

11th October 2018
autumn/winter 18 by BoConcept

Some years ago – when this blog was just a fledgling – I wrote a piece for The Financial Times about whether good design makes you happy. It was based largely around the Danish interior style of minimal furniture, pared back design and muted colours. The pictures were, as you might expect, largely pale and…

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