Leather Shelves

wooden shelves with leather brackets by
wooden shelves with leather brackets by I just adore the combination of wood and leather and when I found these shelves last week it was instant love. Now they're made by an Australian firm Lightly, but they do ship all over the world (for free if you spend over AUS $200). I tried to

New Wallpaper from Romo by Jessica Zoob

Jessica's Zoob's paintings have been turned into wallpaper and fabric for Romo The contemporary impressionist, Jessica Zoob has launched a range of wallpaper and fabrics based on her paintings. Jessica's paintings have been recreated into wallpaper and fabric for the Romo Black Edition, one of six design studios run by Romo. wallpaper, linen and velvet

Sheila Bownas: The Grey Sofa

mid century modern grey sofa from sheila bownas
the Edwin sofa in Grey by Sheila Bownas Meet Edwin. He comes from the Sheila Bownas store and these are the very first pictures of him in grey courtesy of Chelsea Cefai, who bought the Bownas archive in 2008 and has been gradually bringing three decades of undiscovered patterns back to life. In addition to

Metallic Desk Accessories for the Home Office

copper desk accessories from anthropologie
copper desk accessories from anthropologie There's nothing I like more than a gentle stroll (virtual) will do through the new collections of Anthropologie and what I found this time had me practically hyperventilating with excitement. Regular readers will know I have a thing for metallics. I have a tin ceiling in my kitchen, metallic silver

Wooden Kitchen Essentials

wooden kitchen essentials from minam
wooden kitchen essentials from minam In my head, I exist in a kitchen where every object is a thing of beauty - perhaps I should say design. Where each chopping board brings something to the space in which it resides and even a humble rolling pin makes baking a delight... sound of screeching brakes and

Magnetic Wallpaper

grey dinosaur wallpaper with magnetic animals to attach and play Yesterday we looked at some very cool lights that you can find on a website which says it's for children. Today, we're continuing that theme with this very cool wallpaper, which again, I know is technically for children, but which I would very happily use

Knitted Lampshades

knitted lampshades from lespetitsbohemes
knitted lampshades from lespetitsbohemes Ten years ago the idea of a knitted lampshade would have met with shock and horror. Not least because with the old bulbs it would have been a major fire hazard. But technologoy has moved on and so, it seems, has wool. These lamps are from French site Les Petits Bohemes,

Harrods Homeware Launch

designer brands featuring at Harrods
designer homewares from Harrods I don't think I'm being too controversial if I say that Harrods hasn't traditionally been known for its cutting edge appeal. Nicknamed by many (well Jilly Cooper) as Horrids, the vast Knightsbridge emporium hasn't been high on the shopping list of whatever the interiors equivalent of a fashionista is for some

Gold and Concrete Vase

gold and concrete vase from A new month and a new series of Objects of Design. Can you believe that today we are starting Volume III? It's Mad's third birthday and this beautiful vase which sums up my favourite style of industrial glamour seemed like the perfect way to celebrate. It costs £40 and