Posts Tagged ‘white’

New Owlet wallpaper from Turner Pocock Cazalet

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Contemporary owl design wallpaperQuirky contemporary and modern owl wallpaper

Turner Pocock Cazalet (whose funky zebra and tennis wallpapers we’ve featured previously) have added a gorgeous new wallpaper design to their collection.

The Owlet wallpaper features a lovely owl design that was inspired by Catherine Cazalet’s love of owls. The contemporary style wallpaper is produced in a sketch-type manner, reflecting the fact that it is hand-drawn, with owls perched on circular swirls of vine leaves.

The wallpaper colour is Hague blue on warm white and the design works as well in adult spaces as adorning the walls of children’s rooms.

The Owlet wallpaper is sold in 10m rolls and costs £72 per roll (including VAT). It can be purchased from Turner Pocock Cazalet in the UK or The Wallpaper Collective in the US.

Koziol Luigi spoon rest

Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
Quirky Koziol spoon rest kitchen accessories

Boat spoon rest

Koziol are renowned for producing some really quirky and unusual kitchen accessories and this spoon rest is no exception.

Designed in the form of a gondola or rowing boat, the boat base is made of white plastic. Luigi (in red) stands up inside the back of the boat ready to support your spoon, which sits in the front. There’s no spoon included, but most wooden or metal spoons should fit inside the front of the boat stand.

It’s perfect for a storing a spoon in by the side of the hob, so you’ve always got one to hand when you’re cooking, plus it’s a fun decorative piece to add to your kitchen.

The Koziol Luigi spoon rest is available to buy for £18.50 from Red Candy.

Cauliflower teapot by Sena Gu

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011
Contemporary designer porcelain teapot

Cauliflower teapot

Tea served with cauliflower, anyone?

A simple design, but with a fun and quirky element, this cauliflower teapot is sure to be a talking point, whether it’s in use for serving tea or purely used for decorative purposes.

Designed by Sena Gu and made from porcelain, the white cauliflower teapot can be purchased from Designed in England for £65.

Quirky sugar lump holder

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011
Sugar bowl serving dish

Display sugar lumps in style!

Okay, so it’s not the most essential of dining accessories, but you’ve got to admit it’s kinda quirky!

For tea parties, dinner parties or other celebrations, this white china sugar lump holder is bound to get noticed when it’s placed on your table.

Designed to look like a sugar lump itself, the china serving dish holds nine square sugar cubes. It even comes supplied with a set of Tate and Lyle’s famous sugar cubes, so you can it straight into action.

The sugar lump holder costs £18 from Bodie and Fou.

Circuit shelving unit from SquarePear Furniture

Friday, August 19th, 2011
Funky modern home shelf storage unit

Modern shelving

SquarePear Furniture create some really unusual pieces of furniture and home accessories, including this modern circuit shelving unit.

We love the loop design, and rounded corners, of this useful home storage solution and the white satin paint finish gives it a sleek and smooth look.

There’s plenty of room on the shelf to store a good number of books or trinkets, plus there’s extra storage room on top, for example to stand a photo, candle or vase.

The circuit shelving unit costs £190 and can be ordered from the SquarePear Furniture store on Not On The High Street.

Anthropologie Verdant bread bin

Thursday, May 26th, 2011
Decorative white bread bin biscuit jar

Decorative bread storage

This lovely Verdant bread bin is made from white clay and is decorated all over in a filigree leaf design. It’s as much a decorative piece for your kitchen as it a practical storage item.

Although it’s designed for storing bread in, it could alternatively be used as a biscuit jar.

Admittedly, this is quite pricey for a bread bin (£128, eek!) – but as an added bonus, you get two useful products in one, as the olive wood lid doubles up as a bread board.

The Verdant bread bin can be purchased from Anthropologie.

Jonathan Adler Neptune tray

Friday, May 6th, 2011
Home accessories by Jonathan Adler

Neptune tray

This striking blue, turquoise and white Neptune tray, by designer Jonathan Adler, is perfect if you love the nautical trend.

The hard-wearing, rectangular tray, can be used indoors or outdoors, for carrying plates or serving drinks, when you’re dining or entertaining.

The Jonathan Adler Neptune tray costs £18 from Heal’s. A range of other matching items are available too, including a Neptune Rock’s tumbler (£5) and Neptune salad plate (£6).

Crown embossed milk jug from The Orchard

Friday, April 29th, 2011
Royal Wedding 2011 crown milk jug

Crown milk jug

If you’ve not yet indulged in buying any Royal Wedding memorabilia, then this white crown milk jug is a more subtle option than some of the homeware items available and something that will last long after the Royal Wedding fever has subsided.

The earthenware jug, which would be perfect as a milk or cream jug, is embossed on the front with a crown.

The crown embossed jug is only £9.50 from The Orchard, and other matching pieces are available too.

Pimm’s cocktail cushion from Door 77

Monday, April 25th, 2011
Cushion How to make a Pimms cocktail

Cocktail recipe cushion

With the weather so hot and sunny, it definitely feels like it should be Pimm’s weather!

If you fancy a refreshing cocktail, then this hand-stitched red and white cushion contains the secret to making the perfect jug of Pimm’s. The cocktail cushion is hand stamped with the ingredients and quantities you need. When you’ve made your cocktail, you can sit back and relax comfortably in a chair with the feather filled cushion.

The Pimm’s cocktail cushion costs £35 from Door 77.

If a Mojito is more to your taste, then there’s a cushion available for you, plus for those who favour doubles

Roberts Revival Union Jack DAB radio

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011
Union Jack home interior design radio

Patriotic radio design

We’ve had the Orla Kiely DAB radio, so now here’s a Union Jack inspired radio!

This jaunty design is perfect if you fancy adding some jolly colours into your home, and want to embrace your patriotic side.

The Roberts RD60 DAB Union Jack radio may have all the classic styling from the famous retro radio, but beneath the exterior you’ll find state-of-the-art technological ability.

The battery lasts for up to 120 hours and the auto tune features helps you effortlessly find all your favourite radio stations.

This colourful red, white and blue Union Jack DAB radio is available to purchase from John Lewis.

Union Jack designs have featured in various other home and interior products that we’ve previously featured – click here for more ideas.

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