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Not long left to curate your lists so we have gathered a fine group of design folk to help you make up your mind. Today award winning designer Matthew Hilton, creator of exquisitely made, rigorous and beautiful furniture reveals his top 5 luxury items:
Watering Can by Carl Aubock, Live Autioneers.
Welcome to the first in the series of ‘Deluxe by Despoke’. There are countless minimal rugs on the market, you can scroll online for a while until you come across a design that ‘works’. We determined during our search for rugs it was not easy to do simple well. It is all about the composition and finding the right balance. One of the textbook examples of a successful layout is the Maud Carpet by Driade. This ticks all the boxes with its clean linear yet perfectly proportioned pattern. Add this simple geometric rug from Nest sure to bring a calming influence to any modern interior space.
Also available in black / red from www.nest.co.uk for £3,694.
A roll call of some of the fine Christmas windows and displays that take months in planning. Have a break from shopping to view the hard work, each store presents a different take on the festive season, such as a music hall slogan at Selfridges to the advent calendar from Prada at Printemps. Our top tip for the weekend. Continue Reading…
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Not long left to curate your lists so we have gathered a fine group of design folk to help you make up your mind. Today Managing Director Ed Burstell of Liberties, the new TV star, reveals the top 5 items on his Christmas List:
Above: Tallow Candles
We are watching: Ontwerpduo
We like: the Tallow Candles handmade in the Eindhoven studio using traditional techniques, available for £15 in the UK from the Conran Shop and the Light Forest for the ceiling or on the wall. It grows where other lights will not go. Continue Reading…