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Fresh Design Finds: Colourful Scandi glassware offers

Monday, August 15th, 2016

Gorgeous Scandi glassware to brighten up your dining table.

Why go for plain glasses, when you could have colour? Add a riot of colour and fun designs to your glassware collection, with these fab pieces by Scandinavian designers.

Even better, all these pieces are currently on special offer at Cloudberry Living, so you’ll be getting yourself a bargain too. What’s not to love?

1. Award-winning graphic designer, Hanna Werning, is the designer of these fun and colourful pink Fantasy glasses. The four different designs feature birds, flowers and leaves in an attractive Scandi style. A set of four is currently 10% off.

2. The Iittala Katehelmi bowl is part of a range that was originally designed in 1964. Ever popular today, this pink bowl, with its distinctive dewdrop design, holds 35cl and is ideal for use as a either a dessert bowl or decorative glass ornament. It’s currently on offer with 25% off.

3. If you’re getting the glasses, you might as well get the matching jug! The Sagaform Fantasy jug in pink has a rubbed lid and has 20% off.

4. The light blue Iittala Lempi glasses have sadly been discontinued, so you can snap up  a pair before they’re gone for 25% off. The soft curved shape is easy on the eye and they’re stackable, so great if you’ve got limited storage space.

5. The Sagaform large Fantasy glasses in blue come as a set of four in mixed designs. They’re designed by Hanna Werning and are ideal for everyday glasses. They’re gift boxed and are currently 10% off.

6. The apple green of Iittala’s Maribowl is a beautiful fresh shade. At 120mm it’s a great size to use as an ice cream bowl. It’s on offer for 25% off.

7. Markus Johannson is the brains behind Sagaform’s purple Birdie Carafe. The design features a mix of shapes, including cones and spheres, and it’s a great piece to use to serve either wine or water at a dinner table. It’s available in amber or turquoise too and is currently reduced in price by 25%.

8. If dark lilac is your kind of colour, then Iittala’s Lempi glasses by Matti Klennel could well appeal. Available as a set of two, these glasses are equally good used to serve orange juice at breakfast as they are to enjoy your favourite tipple at night. Buy a pair and save 25% off.

9. The set of four Sagaform Club glasses are characterised by their bright and colourful stems. They’re designed by Matz Borgstrom and are made from mouthblown glass. Matching martini glasses are on offer too. 20% off.


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Fab Friday Bargains: Homeware and furniture sale buys

Friday, July 15th, 2016


Furnish your home for less, by buying homeware and furniture in the sales

With the summer sales in full swing, and many reducing things even further, there are some good buys to be had in terms of homeware and furniture.

Here are some of the top buys we’ve spotted in the sales this week.

Top row, from left to right: 

Pale jade Coco chair – now £320 (was £575) from Oliver Bonas

Umbra Stack large two tier dish drainer rack – now £19.99 (was £34.95) fromLakeland

Iris twist glass lamp base – now £30 (was £60) at John Lewis


Middle row, from left to right:

Ship and whale bookends – now £9 (was £19.50) from M&S

Bread ‘n’ Flutter set of four chicken design side plates – now £14.95 (was £36.95) from Joules

Hadley striped bedding set – now from £14 at M&S


Bottom row, from left to right:

J by Jasper Conran designer stainless steel wine cooler – now £16.80 (was £24) at Debenhams

Studio drinks trolley – now £135 (was £275) at Oliver Bonas

Ro Palm orangery stool – now £96 (was £160) at Oliver Bonas

Fab Friday Bargains: Top sale picks from Plumo

Friday, July 8th, 2016

A fab selection of home buys from Plumo, including a gorgeous velvet striped chair

Plumo is always a good place to find stylish, quirky and eclectic home ideas. Now is a good time for a browse, as their sale is currently on.

Here are some of our top picks:

1. Luxurious padded velvet stripe chair

2. Set of four linen and cotton cutlery design napkins

3. Turning earth terracotta pots with a geometric crackle glaze

4. Wooden paradise salad servers with silver pineapple finials

5. Geometric patterned earthenware designed in Denmark by Day Birger & Mikkelson

6. Resin whale design bookends

7. Fairtrade natural cotton rug with pale grey geometric designs and vintage patchwork

Fab Friday Bargains: Contemporary Freud furniture range

Friday, June 24th, 2016

Love the Freud range of furniture at Graham & Green? You might like it even more now, as some of the popular pieces are currently reduced in their sale, helping them become a tad more affordable.

Distinctive and stylish, the mango wood furniture boasts contemporary style, appealing colours and storage potential. Whether you opt for one single piece, or several coordinating items, it’s a range of furniture that’s built to last.

Everything will have its own storage place, with this super sturdy and stylish Freud mango wood chest.

The Freud chest is a wonderfully sturdy and substantial piece of furniture. There are numerous drawers – from large to tiny – to squirrel away all your treasures. It’s an ideal piece of furniture to have in a living or dining room. The Freud chest now has a price tag of £556 (was £695).

Wouldn't this make a fab way to store clothes? The mix of large and small drawers gives plenty of scope and they're designed to be easy to access.

The Balthazar chest of drawers has a great combination of drawers. There are four large deep drawers and six smaller drawers. The style of the drawers, with their easy access, makes them ideal to use for storing clothes. The piece is now £600 (was £750).

Gorgeous Darwin compact chest of drawers - lovely colour palette and multiple storage options.

The Darwin chest of drawers is slightly more compact in size, but still has plenty of storage. There are six drawers of varying sizes, plus three traditional style shallow trays, which are ideal for storing stationery or post in. Use it in a study or home office, or in your living room. The chest of drawers is in the sale for £396 (was £495).

Love this contemporary mango wood pallet style coffee table from Graham & Green

The ideal complementary piece for a storage chest, this five drawer wooden pallet coffee table is super versatile. It’s easy to move around, as it’s on casters, and has five useful drawers to stash away your clutter. The pallet coffee table is reduced to £536 (was £670).

In addition to the furniture, there are plenty more great buys for your home in the G&G clearance sale.

Fresh cuts: John Lewis clearance sale top picks

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

Furnish your home for less, with these fab clearance bargains. The prices are now more budget-friendly.

We love a good clearance sale! As well as getting a bargain or two, sale prices can really help if you’re on a budget.

We’ve been shopping the John Lewis sale and have rounded some of our top sale picks to help you furnish your home for less.

1. Update your dining room or kitchen with a House Lily rectangular six seater dining table – now £135 (was £199)

2. Cosy up and relax on an Elise snuggler, in bala charcoal – now £489 (was £699)

3. Add more light to a room with the Aylin LED saucer uplighter floor lamp in black – now £65 (was £130)

4. Opt for a durable and stylish Belmont Lloyd loom dining chair – £99 (was £225)

5. Invest in some elegant and useful home storage, with a Belmont large sideboard – now £599 (was £999)

6. Cook in style with a Meyer Infinite Circulon three piece saucepan set – now £125 (was £179.50)

7. Embrace minimalism, with a Content by Terence Conran Fusion shelf – now £389 (was £795)

8. Relax after a hard day’s work on a Walton medium sofa with light legs in Bala Putty – now £649 (was £1400)

9. Make your lighting characterful, with a large LED ampersand light – now £87.50 (was £175)

Eclectic homeware buys: An Angel At My Table

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

An eclectic and colourful range of homeware from An Angel At My Table


We love browsing the homeware and furniture at An Angel At My Table, especially when there’s a sale on. If you thought they just sold shabby chic style, then think again – you’ll find a range of eclectic ideas in their online catalogue.

In fact, industrial and boho chic rub shoulders with fifties and minimalist designs, there’s quite a collection!

The sale currently offers up to 70% off a selection of products, adding up to significant savings. We love all of these:

1. Pair of nature wooden candlesticks – now £7.50 (was £15)

2. Copper beaten pendant light – now £32.50 (was £65)

3. Cley pots – now £7.50 (was £25)

4. Orient filigree lantern – now £22.50 (was £45)

5. Set of six fifties print cards – now £3.75 (was £12.50)

6. Iron industrial table lamp – now £28.50 (was £95)

7. Boutonnet low velvet stools – now £47.50 (was £95)

8. Giant copper finish floor standing anglepoise lamp – now £117.50 (was £235

9. Boho revival crochet pouffe – now £47.50 (was £95)

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