Objects Of Design #163: Izola Apothecary Shower Curtain

Stylishly monochrome shower curtain

Shower curtains need to be a bit heavier or they just end up wrapping themselves around you and threatening to fall down completely. This is made from cotton canvas and you can buy a liner to go inside it so this will become a rather lovely decorative item as well as a practical one. £56

If your house is more feminine than that, or there’s no need to share the bathroom, you can also buy this version from

This is the powder room version

Kate Watson-Smyth

The author Kate Watson-Smyth

I’m a journalist who writes about interiors mainly for The Financial Times but I have also written regularly for The Independent and The Daily Mail. My house has been in Living Etc, HeartHome and featured in The Wall Street Journal & Corriere della Sera. I also run an interior styling consultancy Mad About Your House. Welcome to my Mad House.