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Category Archives: Inspiration

Festive interior indulgence

Is your perfect Christmas one filled with glamour and elegance? Then you’re going to love our next focus trend from Amara. Midnight Jewel is all about accessorising with rich, luxurious colours and shimmering metallics. Think purple, emerald and gold accessories … Continue reading

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Go bold with geometrics

Geometric patterns have been an interior staple for a while, however this trend has recently taken a new shape. Hexagonal, to be exact! Hexagons have been a key shape throughout history. Having traditional connotations of symmetry and beauty, they gained … Continue reading

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Global gardens – how to style your outdoor space for an Indian summer

As British summertime comes to an end, we’re looking to make the most of the longer evenings and hoping for an Indian summer as we head into early autumn! The global influence trend that’s been so popular this year is … Continue reading

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Marble is here to stay

We’ve seen the Instagram flat lays, bought the phone case and contemplated the kitchen – the marble trend has well and truly carved its way onto the style list for yet another year! Deriving from the Greek term ‘marmareos’, which … 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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Bring on the botanicals

Ah, the British Summer Time… cold wind, unpredictable showers and yet we persist in attempting to BBQ at every opportunity. But although we’re almost painfully aware that the sunny skies and summer dress weather is eluding is, we refuse to … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Raw Surfaces

Is it just us, or does it feel like marble has been ‘having a moment’ for a really long time now? Whether you’re still enjoying the Insta-favourite surface or not, marble has paved the way (we know!) for other stone-inspired, … Continue reading

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Small on space, big on style

Small space living is becoming a necessity for more and more of us, with housing market demands and city crowding leading to us choosing compact and bijou studio apartments and small cottages rather than houses with acres of land. But … Continue reading

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Embrace Zen Clarity this Spring

Move over Scandinavia, the Orient is our new destination inspiration as once again, it’s all about your home (and you, hopefully!) becoming Zen in 2017. The principle of Zen was founded in China around 1,500 years ago and quickly spread … Continue reading

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