Something for the weekend: Make your own alternative wreath
After finishing decorating the house for the big day I stumbled upon the White Christmas Poster, isn’t that always the case. I am not sure it will be here on time but I could not let this quintessential image pass me by.
Available from www.movieposter.com for £6.40.
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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: