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Category Archives: Fun

Amara Interior Blog Awards – The Winners!

After weeks of voting, the winners of the Amara Interior Blog Awards were announced last week at a glamorous event held at the Design Museum in Kensington. As headline sponsors of the event, we were very excited to attend and … Continue reading

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On the sofa with The Forever House author, Veronica Henry

Sofa + a good book = the perfect pairing. We even named one of our chairs for this very purpose, the Storyteller, (although all of our other sofas are also suitable for this activity!) So naturally, we’re very excited to … Continue reading

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Colour yourself happy this summer

Millennial pink, la-la land yellow, greenery – whichever your favourite colour of 2017 has been so far, they all possess meanings and powers that we can draw upon for wellness benefits. Stay with us… much as THAT Zara coat in … Continue reading

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Take a Seat With… The Independent and Sofa Workshop

We love a good story, and obviously we love a great sofa – so we combined the two earlier this year by inviting The Independent into our Tottenham Court Road store to host a series of interviews with independent creators … Continue reading

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How smart is your home?

Do you think nothing of turning on your heating via your phone when you’re on the way back home, or rely on voice-control tech to remind you what’s on your weekly food shop? Whilst some of us may be bigger … Continue reading

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Creature Comforts

They say the UK is a nation of animal lovers. Well, we certainly are. But forget cats and dogs, this year we’re going exotic. We’ve seen designers from Marc Jacobs to Dries van Noten work tropical trends on the interiors-inspiring … Continue reading

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Art Inspiration

If you love art, you’re spoilt for choice in the UK right now. Because there are an abundance of exciting exhibitions up and down the land. With art spanning vast eras, styles and media, you’re bound to find something to … Continue reading

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Red Carpet Winners (In the Sofa Category)

Red carpet season is upon us! A time to celebrate the great and the good of the small and the silver screen. Proud actors, make-up artists, cinematographers, choreographers and more will leave clutching awards. But we feel there’s one category … Continue reading

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Accessorise your sofa with a book

“You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.” These are the wise words of one of our favourite authors – Dr Suess. Now, we love our tablets and phones, on-demand TV … Continue reading

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Get hooked on heritage crafts

We all know the Hygge trend’s here to stay a while. Hooray! Feeling cosy, calm and comfortable suits us down to the carpet. But it’s also about the enjoyment of life’s simple pleasures. And with a new year underway, what … Continue reading

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