Category Archives: Design

Someecards are really something!

Someecards are really something!

Someecards may or may not be the greatest thing since ecards. It was created by Brook Lundy and Duncan Mitchell and a dollar and a half-assed dream

Kaffe Fassett Studio: A Designs for Joy and Happiness

Kaffe Fassett Studio: A Designs for Joy and Happiness

Kaffe Fassett has inspired people across the world with his colourful work in fabric, knitting, needlepoint, patchwork, painting and mosaic.

Kaffe Fassett was born in San Francisco in 1937. When he was 19, he won a scholarship to the Museum of Fine Arts School in Boston, but left after three months to paint in London. He settled in England in 1964.

Modern Fabrics in Your Home

Modern Fabrics in Your Home

The easiest way to bring life and light into your homes during the finishing touches is to use the right fabric designs. You spend a lot of money on things like wood, glass, marble and paints during the finishing touches, but forget to invest in fabric designs to add real finishing touches to your home.

What to Do with the Old Magazines?

What to Do with the Old Magazines?

Not sure what to do with those old magazines? Here is a one of possible solutions. It is easy to do, decorative, fun…. and you will still be able to use your magazines.

Creative Ideas for Home Decorations

Creative Ideas for Home Decorations

Simple sewing projects to update your home and add a personal touch. Depending of your crafting and sewing skills, you can create amazing stuff. Even if you are crafting beginner, you can find an easy project and give your home a new look. Curtains, cushions, new upholstery, handmade rugs, blinds or home accessories like napkins and tablecloths – choose the project and start to do it!

Bennison Fabrics

Bennison Fabrics

Launched in 1985, Bennison Fabrics is the brainchild of Gilly Newbury, who once worked as the textiles assistant to the esteemed interior designer and antiques dealer Geoffrey Bennison.

How to Refresh your chiffonier?

How to Refresh your chiffonier?

Once only fit for a junk shop, the old piece of furniture could become the prettiest linen cupboard with the help of a fashionable paint shade, wallpaper and lots of TLC.

Charlotte Fleming Made With Love

Charlotte Fleming Made With Love

Made with Love was started in July 2009 and since then has gone from strength to strength!

This studio is started by Charlotte Fleming, a young artist trained at City and Guilds of London Art School. Her father was the furniture designer Christien Sell. Growing up surrounded by her father’s designs has had a big influence on her and design has always been a big part of her life.

Lush Designs Sophisticated Fun

Lush Designs Sophisticated Fun

Lampshades!!! Pillows!!! Tea Towels!!! Greeting Cards!!! …. And Much More!!!

Lush Designs is the creation of Marie Rodgers and Maria Livings. They design and manufacture homewares and gifts which feature our idiosyncratic print designs.

Unique Lucite Handbags

Unique Lucite Handbags

There are many collectors of Lucite handbags. This is one area of collecting in which condition is most important. And while Lucite bags are durable and quite sturdy, when stored under poor conditions, they tend to develop cracks, warping and the overall breaking down of the plastic. The Lucite handbag is one of those rare accessories that just seems to be a symbol of the time in which it was created. Lucite had been developed by Dupont in 1931, but it wasn’t until after WWII that the hard plastic was used to make jewellry and handbags. It was a new age, and modern materials and design were thought to be the wave of the future. Lucite handbags were introduced in the late 1940s, and they quickly became the evening bag of choice.