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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DIY

Halloween DIYs 2!

Here is another selection of DIYs for this Halloween season. This time we’ve focused on the use of paper to create these haunting pieces. For The Wall    Bats are a quick and effective theme at Halloween. These two examples are easily done. The left is a very sophisticated way to get a little fun decoration …

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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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Home

5 Items We Love On Etsy

Here are some items that we’ve found on Etsy and love! 1)  Happy Giraffe and Bubblegum Pop Poster by Natalprint This cute little giraffe print is colourful, fun and different. Perfect for any room of the house. Available here: Etsy 2) Marble Black and White Ceramic Bowls by ONEandMANY These marbled ceramic bowls are the …

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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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Colours in your home

5 colour combinations we love

Five colour combinations that we think really work. Pastels and neutrals. A great combination in any room. Especially rooms that need to be brightened. The whites from the furniture and bedding, wooden floor and soft blue wall is a bright and airy combination. All the soft colours and greys in this room with just the …

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Decorating

Five top decorating tips

Here are some great little tips for decorating your home! 1) Add a rug to change a room           To instantly change a room add a large rug. It will add colour and shape to a room. 2) Keep bits and bobs together with a tray         If you …

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Decorating Home

Top 5 items on Etsy

Here are five of our current favourite items on Etsy! 1- Perky Formica Table/ Desk in Yellow by WintersMoonUK     Available here: www.etsy.com/uk/listing/151040065/perky-formica-table-desk-in-yellow?ga_order=most_relevant&ga_search_type=all&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_search_query=tables&ref=sr_gallery_17 2- Scissor Lamp Industrial Articulating Wall Lamp Light by LongMadeCo    Available here: www.etsy.com/uk/listing/125731669/scissor-lamp-industrial-articulating?ga_order=most_relevant&ga_search_type=all&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_search_query=lamps&ref=sc_gallery_3&plkey=4fbb6685611c89d4601901feaaff8ea4289978c3:125731669 3- Hanging Plant Holder by SonadoraInLove     Available here: www.etsy.com/uk/listing/236036368/large-hanging-plant-holder?ref=fp_item&atr_uid=8751744&aref=47860168108 4- Triangle Wood Shelves by PieceOfShards    Available here: www.etsy.com/uk/listing/241609182/triangle-wood-shelves-full-set-of-6-same?ga_order=most_relevant&ga_search_type=all&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_search_query=shelves&ref=sc_gallery_3&plkey=86ac862fb3442be814540062d194e4134e29cd9a:241609182 …

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Influences

Interior Designer – Albert Hadley

“Flair is a primitive kind of style. It is innate and cannot be taught. It can be polished and refined. When a person has flair, a grounding in the principle of design, and self-discipline, that person has the potential of being an outstanding designer.” – Albert Hadley.    Interior designer Albert Hadley believed and put …

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Colours in your home

Colour in your home: Neutrals

Greys, Browns, Black and White. The neutral colours that are often the basis of a room. Add touches of any colour to these and the combination won’t fail. Greys. Browns. Blacks and whites. Using lights that are neutral colours allows the texture of the shades to come through. And can be an interesting detailed central …

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