Decorating Etsy Home

12 Etsy Finds

Here we go again with a collection of Etsy items that I currently love. Etsy has a lot of random items on it but if you dig deep enough you can find lots of beautiful things too…like Beth Victoria wallpapers and tables! 1 – Bud vase 2 – Incense holder 3 – Lamp 4 – Hanging planter How cute is that incense holder! …

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FF&E

Fabric – Villa Nova

We’ve found and fallen in love with fabric. I will write a few posts like this, looking at different manufacturers of fabric – picking our favourite styles and colours from the collections. The first manufacturer we’ve selected is Villa Nova. Today I got to see and feel the new fabrics books for their Norrland collection …

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About Us

A New Look For Our Etsy Shop

We’ve added some new products to our Etsy shop! www.etsy.com/uk/shop/BethVictoriaCom You can now purchase prints of the images below in a range of sizes. These images were all taken by Beth Smith on her travels and during her photography degree at Nottingham-Trent University. Including a range of images from Lisbon, Portugal to Highclere Castle (Also known as …

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About Us Reviews

Lisbon, Portugal

Here is the second instalment of our recent trip to Portugal. We only spent one day in Lisbon but we packed a lot in! So here are some of our highlights!        If you want to view the whole of Lisbon, look out over the Tagus River and see a little bit of history …

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Decorating Home

6 Etsy Items We Love

Here are six Etsy items that we currently love! 1 – These cloud lights!    Perfect for a nursery, although they’re pretty awesome I’d have them in my room! Found here: Cloud lighting by LilSpaces 2 – This strapped mirror The way this mirror is cradled by the leather strap is oddly satisfying. The perfect fit …

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Colours in your home

5 Interior Design Colour Combinations

A few more ideas on colour combinations for various rooms in your home. From rich blues and mustard yellows to soft pinks and natural greys.        There defiantly seems to be a theme with the colours that we have chosen for this blog post! Greys always feature as they make a classic look that goes …

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Influences

Inspiration – György Kepes

György Kepes was a painter, designer, educator and art theorist. He is an unsung hero of design. He was born in 1906 he studied painting in Budapest, then moved to filmmaking after his graduation. In 1930 he moved to Berlin to work with Maholy-Nagy who was a key experimenter in light and moving imagery. They …

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DIY

Autumn DIYs

With Autumn officially starting tomorrow we’ve found some great little DIYs that you can make with the nature that comes with the season.      By far the best part of this season is the falling autumnal leaves. The colours and the crunch under foot is a sure sign that autumn has arrived. Here is a …

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About Us

London Life… So Far

The Masters in Interior and Spatial design course that I will be studying at Chelsea College of arts starts in October and to prepare for this I have recently moved to Elephant and Castle. I’ve been living in London for a week now. The first few days I was busy training for my role as …

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Influences

Designer – Alvar Aalto

    Alvar Aalto was a Finnish sculptor, painter, designer and architect. At the start of his career in the 1920s his style was focused on ‘Nordic Classicism’. This changed to a more international modern style in the 1930s and continued towards a modernist style till the end of his career in the 1970s.     Alvar Aalto …

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