These are a few of our favourite things...
There are t
imes when you happen across something special which makes you go 'wow, I'm so glad I found this.' Well we have collected together some of our favourite little go to places for design inspiration which have delighted us with their array of treasures and special finds, lovingly created to brighten your home.
There are so many entertainment armoires out there waiting to be re-purposed. With the emergence of flat screen tvs and the decline of the boxy tube TVs, these large media cabinets are in high supply. With a simple makeover, they can be transformed in a storage cupboard to house toys, books, clothes or anything you wish. Install hanging rails or pull out baskets. The possibilities are endless. Visit their page to discover just how to complete your own revamped armoire...
Funky Junk Interiors
Funkyjunkinteriors.net takes your through all the necessary steps to create these wonderful rustic signs, made from reclaimed wood. They're guaranteed to make you feel like you are at the beach all the time. Visit their page and get making today!
Oliver Gal Artist Company
Inspired by the masters, these clever canvas pieces give any room a quirky focus and will have your guests doing a double take.
Son of a Brick by Oliver Gal Artist Company. Available from monoqi.co.uk and wayfair.co.uk.
Toy with a Pearl Earring by Oliver Gal Artist Company. Available from monoqi.co.uk and wayfair.co.uk.
Van Legogh Canvas by Oliver Gal Artist Company. Available from Monoqi.co.uk and wayfair.co.uk.
Primrose and Plum
You won't be lost for ideas at primroseandplum.co.uk which boasts an emporium of stylish wall mirrors, elegant table lamps, fabulous furniture and so much more.
We love these stunning contemporary pendant lampshades which gently diffuse an ambient glow sending dancing dots of light around the room. A steal at only £129 each.
This Moroccan Filigree Hurricane lantern is simply stunning, and casts the most beautiful silhouettes and shadows when lit. Add a touch of Middle Eastern style to any room. Cost £60.
Add character and charm with this Rustic Cream Fretwork Mirror. With its pretty fretwork pattern and lightly distressed appearance, it is perfect for any hallway , bedroom or dining room. Price £100.
Wine, G&T and a cuppa - three things we struggle to survive the week without! Add a touch of humour to any room with these handpainted wooden wall signs, £20 each.
Gillmore Space provides British designed, modern, contemporary designer furniture. Their designs are retro and the new must have. They are the collectors items of the future. (gillmorespace.com)
The sleek but simple design of the Loopy shaped coffee table in matt white lacquer with anodised steel feet, would look amazing showcased in any living room. Price £329
The Lux long buffet/ media sideboard, finished in shadow white lacquer with walnut veneer base is the centrepiece of any modern home. Price £999.
The bold and beautiful designs created by Michelle Mason have made her the stylist's favourite. The award winning stylist has fashioned many homeware items which have attracted the attention of the world's press. Her whimsical and quirky designs are now produced across a range of items for the home, including kitchenware, ceramics and rugs. (michellemason.co.uk)
The Stella Felt Rug is made from felted 100% merino wool and will add a decorative talking point to any room. The design, a contemporary take on lace making, looks equally striking on carpet or natural wood floors. Price £350.
A stunning and classic London design handwoven from 100% New Zealand wool. This rug exclusively designed by Michelle Mason will look gorgeous in a child's playroom or bedroom. £295.
Lauren Aston Designs
A simple idea to use super chunky yarn to create eye catching designs irresistible to touch has made this one of our top favourite sites. The chunky hand knitted throw is definitely on the Christmas wish list! (laurenastondesigns.com)
This fabulous chunky knit footstool is irresistibly touchable and would look great in any room scheme. An eye catching piece which can be used as a pouffe or beanbag. Price £200.
Be the envy of your friends who won't be able to resist a squidge of this super chunky hand knitted throw. A real head turner and will keep you warm all through the winter too! Prices start at £220.
Posh Totty Designs
We love poshtottydesigns.com because of their cute and adorable designs. Their ever expanding collection includes home decorating ideas from vases and hanging ornaments, to beautiful jewellery.
A sweet little addition to your children's bedroom. It wouldn't look out of place on a chair in the lounge either. This is one of many charming offerings from Posh Totty. Price £25.
A lovely multi-purpose ceramic pot for storing either little trinkets or a little flower pot inside. The illustrated design is ever so sweet with a friendly fox with a bow tie and blue bird on its nose. Price £8.50.