• Cath Kidston flooring

    Cath Kidston is a unique lifestyle brand renowned for its homeware, clothing, accessories and outdoor products in a traditional English country house style. For its latest collaboration the company has teamed up with luxury vinyl flooring brand Harvey Maria to create delicate, patterned flooring ideal for kitchens, bathrooms, utility rooms and children’s bedrooms. The range

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  • Carpet & Rugs from Floor to Heaven

     Michaela Schleypen is the German designer behind the fabulous couture carpet and rug company Floor to Heaven. Based in Cologne, Germany, the company produces custom-made hand-tufted and hand-knotted carpets and rugs made from the very best material including wools of New Zealand, hand-spun Tibetan wool, pure cotton, flax, viscose and silk. Each exceptional design tells its

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  • Bringing the garden indoors

    In recent months, I have come across quite a few innovative interiors products inspired by the great outdoors. This got me thinking that there are some really interesting ways to liven up your living room and bring the garden inside the house. So I’ve decided to do a quick round-up of my favourite products that

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  • Stamp Rugs by Rug Maker

    Rug Maker’s exclusive new rug collection is handmade in the Kathmandu valley in Nepal from 100 percent New Zealand wool. Embossed with the Queen’s head, these regal rugs come in 10 vibrant colour choices and have scalloped edges allowing them to really capture the majestic essence of Machin’s Royal Mail stamps. Rug Maker has officially

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  • Parquet Rug by Ora Ito

    I got up this morning logged onto Facebook and one of the very first things I saw was an update from MocoLoco, one of my favourite design-related websites, about a new collection of playful rugs that French design star Ora Ito has designed for Stepevi. The Parquet rug was presented by Stepevi for the first

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  • Sustainable flooring

    For the January issue of Designer magazine I wrote an article about how the tough economic climate has prompted consumers and specifiers to opt for more long-lasting, better quality flooring products that have a reduced impact on the environment. Flooring manufacturers are stepping up to meet the sustainability challenge and we are now seeing a

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  • Wavy wooden flooring

        This wavy flooring design is the latest addition to Nolte Parket‘s wooden flooring range.  Featuring a smooth undulating edge that mimics the grain of the wood the Oak Elegance floor is available as a kit and comes in a variety of options, from rustic solid planks to rare, custom-made hardwoods.    

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