Wood Shelves with Leather Straps

These simple wooden shelves with tan leather straps are just so simple and so stylish. I wrote about something similar last year but they were made in Australia and while the company that made them did ship to the UK, it's quite a big deal to ship something from that far away (not least because

Vintage Industrial Shelving

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  vintage industrial shelving from design vintage   I don't know about you but I have several dream kitchens. The one I currently own is definitely one of them. A few tweaks here and there - enough space for a slouchy sofa for example - and after that it's perfect. But I have another dream

Objects Of Design#115: Hoxton Shelving Unit

These shelves just have a little more pzazz (as my son would say) that your average straight up and down bookshelves. Use them as a room divider between the front and back halves of you knock-through sitting room or just slot them in an alcove and fill them with books or objects of a combination

Objects Of Design #114 Metal Storage Stand

Made by a relatively new Devon-based company, this set of wrought iron shelves has clean modern lines and will work in any room of the house. It's been styled for the kitchen in this shot, but you can imagine it full of towels in the bathroom, piles of t-shirts in the kids' rooms, or for

Books Maketh The Room

“Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house,” Henry Ward Beecher, American clergyman and sister of Harriet Beecher Stowe. Thomas Jefferson declared that he could not live without books and managed to create three libraries in his lifetime. When the first burned down, he wrote to