• New season wallpapers

    by  • May 30, 2015 • 0 Comments

    New-Season-Wallpapers-Homes-&-GardensIn the world of wallpapers, it’s all about botanical prints this season; from the leafy, hot house prints seen at Nobilis and Casamance, to Farrow & Ball’s forrest-like leaf pattern. For more playful designs, we love Cole & Son’s bold Punchinello harlequin print, whilst Manuel Canovas’s delicately detailed hot-air balloons have us dreaming of taking off on a hot summers day. In a sophisticated palette of turquoise, teal and royal blue, these designs mix and match wonderfully together; pair two prints together for a bold, striking look.

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    One to watch: Silvia K

    by  • May 28, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Silvia-K-Homes-&-Gardens-2Simple and beautiful best describes the designs of this Slovakian-born ceramicist, who works from a studio in Hove, East Sussex. She set up her eponymous brand in 2012 after graduating from the University of Brighton, and has won a couple of awards since. We find out about her style and work life…

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    Trend watch: blue and white

    by  • May 26, 2015 • 0 Comments

    BODIE-and-FOU-Homes-&-GardensMixing blue and white is a classic and timeless combination. From bright cobalts to ultramarine and royal shades, working these colours into your home will add a fresh and contemporary look. Here are the pieces that have caught our eye that make the most of this colourful trend…

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    RHS Chelsea 2015: a moment in time

    by  • May 21, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Albonewater1It doesn’t happen very often, so when you’re invited by a Chelsea show garden designer onto their medal-winning garden, you really don’t say no. Which is how, this week, we found ourselves standing in the heart of CFS first-timer Charlie Albone‘s garden, The Time in Between by Husqvarna and Gardena and gazing at what has to be the most spectacular water feature in the whole show this year.

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