My 20th Century Design Icon
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My 20th Century Design Icon

At the moment Little Greene is running a  bloggers’ competition to celebrate 20th century design. The company’s recent research into authentic paint colours from the 1950s, 60s and 70s lead Little Greene to think about the huge impact of changing materials,…

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Marie Coquine Chandalier by Philippe Starck for Bacarrat
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Marie Coquine Chandalier by Philippe Starck for …

Rumour has it that some good weather is finally on its way. I really hope so as the thought of autumn arriving before we even get a proper dose of sun just doesn’t even bear contemplating. Surely it’s not too…

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Home Barn: A Veritable Wonder Emporium of the Vintage Variety
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Home Barn: A Veritable Wonder Emporium of …

Not so long ago I was introduced to a place so wonderful that I just couldn’t wait to share it with you. For those of you who love hunting out unique vintage finds from yesteryear, I can tell you this…

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Union Jack Kitchen Island Unit by Granite Transformations
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Union Jack Kitchen Island Unit by Granite …

Kitchen worktops specialist, Granite Transformations, has celebrated Olympic year by creating a Union Jack-adorned island unit, clad in its tough, hard-wearing, diamond-polished material. Rather than adhere to traditional red, white and blue, Granite Transformations chose muted white Cristallino, slate grey…

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Unique Gourd Lamps by Calabarte
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Unique Gourd Lamps by Calabarte

I just had to feature these spectacular lights by a Polish designer who goes by the name of Calabarte. He creates the most magical lighting effects with his unusual choice of material and the results are just breath-taking. The lamps are…

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