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Category Archives: Fun

Cement Tiles

Cement tiles are a great way to achieve the look of expensive stone tiles, but without the price tag! They became a popular interior feature in the 19thcentury, and 2018 has seen an upsurge in popularity for this kind of … Continue reading

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Oversized Interiors

In contrast to 2016-2017’s overarching trend of Scandi-style minimalism, 2018 has been all about making a bold interior statement. We’ve seen a huge upsurge in maximal decor, and this has brought with it the smaller statement trends that are rooted … Continue reading

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Have a very merry Kitschmas

Throughout December, we’re going to be telling you all about this season’s key Christmas interior styles. Our friends over at Amara have released their top four winter trends, and we’re here to explain how you can bring these styles into … Continue reading

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How the average UK household spends Christmas

How do you and your family spend Christmas Day? Do you get into the seasonal spirit with a round of board games, or is a box set on the sofa more your style? To find out more about how families … Continue reading

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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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