The retro look is all the rage right now, and whilst it’s easy enough to pop to a vintage boutique for some 60s-flavoured fashions, bringing the past back to our homes is a slightly bigger step to take.
But if you’re struggling to strike the right balance between modern convenience and times-gone-by elegance, don’t fret. Take Dunelm Mill’s advice and start with the window dressings.
Curtains have a surprisingly significant effect on the ambience of a room. Swap modern blinds or drab drapes for a fashionable set of retro curtains from Dunelm Mill, and you’ll be well on your way to achieving period perfection in the living room.
NEC Birmingham, 4 – 6th October 2013
Grand Designs Live, the UKs top contemporary home show, returns to the NEC from 4 – 6th October 2013. Presented by design guru Kevin McCloud, and based on the hugely popular Channel 4 series, the show offers visitors a unique opportunity to see all the latest trends for the home.
For Prefall 2013, the Gucci man takes to the wheel of his cabriolet and drives into a surreal landscape of contemporary minimalism. Creative Director Frida Giannini envisions a chromatic, static atmosphere and a wardrobe that reconciles Ivy League elitism with an underground, rebellious spirit. An eccentric hint inspired by Erwin Olaf’s photography. A sublimely understated style for the last weekends of summer and the first days of autumn.
(Herndon, VA, 9th May 2013). Bentley Motors, Inc. today announces six new Le Mans Limited Edition specifications available on the flagship Mulsanne and the Continental family, exclusively available in North America. Each model is inspired by a driver from Bentley’s six victories at the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours race.
88 RUE DU RHONE Swiss made timepieces perfectly blend traditional Swiss watch making techniques with stylish, contemporary design and are define by the brand’s co-founders, Elie and Pierre Bernheim, as accessible luxury products. The collection comprises of more than seventy timepieces for men and women with designs ranging in size from 29mm to 45mm consisting of both quartz and automatic movements.
As the sole UK distributor for the renowned Jakob range, MMA Architectural Systems has supplied high quality products and systems for over 20 years. With the widest selection of ropes rods and fittings, each product is manufactured at the Jakob production plant in Switzerland and all are made from high grade 316 stainless steel.
Expert door fittings manufacturer and solutions provider PC Henderson has launched its first-ever range of glass door hardware systems suitable for commercial and residential applications. The new glass systems are a natural progression for Henderson and perfectly complement their well-established and popular systems for timber, aluminium and composite doors.
A story woven in time, mysterious and yet intriguing, depicting a diverse and rich cultural heritage, designed by Rohit Bal, top Indian fashion designer, and created by Danish carpet manufacturer ege. “This is the India I know. The India I love, and this is the “Indian Carpet Story” I want to share with the world”, the designer explains.
Cat’s Print Shop designs beautiful and unique silhouette prints, which are created from your very own photographs. Their prints are a wonderful way to capture moments and memories to create gifts that will always be loved.
Talented designers at their studio in West Yorkshire individually create each design from your photograph, which you can customise with your own colours and text. These designs are printed on high quality archival paper using resin-coated inks and then hand mounted. Their prints are designed to last a lifetime and Cat’s Print Shop receives five star reviews from their customers for both their print quality and service.
LVT specialist Moduleo Design Floors is proud to announce the launch of its innovative new product, Click.
Moduleo’s unique innovation offers a simple yet cost-effective way to create a fantastic, long-lasting luxury vinyl floors. With a range of finishes available, including those with the appearance of wooden planks and stone tiles, Moduleo’s Click products are extremely stylish whilst allowing for simple installation.