Christopher Farr x Kit Kemp
Created in collaboration with Kit Kemp, this new range from Christopher Farr draws inspiration from her travels and the textiles she loves. The colourful borders collection highlights the creative craftsmanship of handmade Indian embroideries, with the skilled craftswomen of Kerala responding to Kit’s designs and applying their own creative interpretations. Ombre Fringes dip dyed by hand highlight the imperfect beauty found in batik dying.
Available at ChristopherFarrCloth.com
Mylands Metallic Paints
Mylands, Britain’s oldest family-owned paint manufacturer, has long been associated with the entertainment industry, and its film, television and theatre (FTT) collection is a celebration of the brand’s long-standing work with British motion pictures. Now, for the first time, four metallic hues have been skilfully reformulated for use in the home. Use them to add a glamorous look to walls and accent features, while also bringing light and warmth into a space. Use these luminous touches of gold, silver, and copper metallic accents in any interior, from bedrooms to kitchens and dining rooms.
Soho Home Sample Sale
Stepping inside any of the Soho House clubs is a dream for any interiors lover and now you can shop a wide range of Soho Home pieces with up to 60% off. At the brand’s Chelsea sample sale, shoppers can expect serious discounts on glassware, accessories and textiles, including House robes from £35 and dining accessories from just £1.
5 March: 2pm – 7pm; 6 March: 9.30am – 7pm; 7 March: 10am – 4pm at Chelsea Old Town Hall, King’s Road, London, SW3 5EE.
While we love mosaic finishes for their delicate, pretty aesthetic, Original Style's new capsule collection of large format tiles has definitely caught our eye. Designed and printed in the heart of Devon for different lifestyles and tastes, the designs include detailed and geometric styles, from tumbling foliage and tailing florals to Scandi-inspired prints and classic, timeless options.
Giles Deacon X Peter Reed
This Giles Deacon X Peter Reed dining collection, part of a new range exclusive to MATCHESFASHION, unites couture sensibilities with over 150 years of linens expertise. It’s made in Lancashire, England and is hand embroidered with a whimsical designs based on the designer’s original illustrations in Japanese ink. Choose it as a minimalist base to elegant porcelain and glassware.
Lay is the city’s first tablescape rental service, delivering curated looks to Londoners’ doors. With a firm belief that hosting shouldn’t mean hassle, Lay does all the work for you. Think rich fabrics, bold décor and colourful wares, all curated and edited into whimsical themes. Fit for fine dining or a more simple gathering with friends, hosting has never been easier.
On Design by Justyna Green
If you’re looking for an engaging, relevant podcast about the design industry, this is the show for you. Justyna Green brings you insightful conversations with some of the most inspiring figures spanning the art and design world – from designers to musicians, dancers to architects.
Founded in the UK, Rug Artisan's unique online tool gives you access to a huge library from which to create your own work of art. With a palette of over 600 colours, 1,000 designs, and a further 200 new styles added every month, the software allows you to design your own piece by choosing colours, yarns, type, shape of rug and desired size. Don’t worry if you feel you’re in need of some guidance, though: just take advantage of the bespoke designer service on offer from the brand's own in-house team.
Evermore London x Alexandria Coe
This limited-edition Garden of Venus scented candle marks an exclusive collaboration between London-based Evermore and contemporary artist Alexandria Coe as a tribute to Venus, the goddess of love. Fragrant notes of patchouli, amber and tuberose form the base for a delightful heart of sugared rose petals and gardenia top. Striking the perfect balance between an irresistible scent and beautifully designed packaging, the natural candle is ethically produced using vegan rapeseed and soy wax and is hand-poured in the UK into a recycled glass vessel.
By Design Talks
Ilse Crawford is a designer, academic and creative director with a mission – to put human needs and desires at the centre of everything she does. As the founding editor of Elle Decoration UK, Ilse also went on to launch wellbeing magazine BARE, and the home division of Donna Karan. In 2014, she was awarded an MBE for services to interior design and in 2015 received an Honorary Doctorate from the London College of Communication, University of Arts London. You can hear her speak about her 30 years in the industry as part of the By Design series, a collection of talks at Sir John Soane’s Museum, in partnership with Luke Irwin.