Ikat from Vera


Oh I am simply smitten for this very painterly Ikat tableware by Vera Wang for Wedgewood at John Lewis! It’s so summery and chic, on-trend yet classic – Vera really knows how to translate her eye for style into homewares.

Today we have a wonderful DIY that you’re all going to want to try – an ordinary storage basket turned into a lampshade of designer proportions, a fantastical animated video featuring one of our favourite artists Dan Hillier and next up some beautiful blooms to welcome in this beautiful weather…


Author: Rohini Wahi

Rohini is a London based freelance journalist and trend forecaster for the design industries. She has worked for Elle Decoration, Living Etc, Houzz and Design Sponge amongst others.

She loves a period drama and keeps a tidy home. Launched in 2007 The Beat That My Heart Skipped focuses on home inspirations, design trends, lifestyle and food – coupled with an insight into Rohini’s work and home life – from key picks at trade shows to styled weekend soirees. To contact Rohini for queries, work for hire or just to say hi drop her a line at mail@rohiniwahi.com

1 Comment on Ikat from Vera

  1. Anonymous
    Tuesday, March 16th, 2010 11:24 at 11:24 am (11 years ago)

    Ikat or Ikkat is an Indian/South East Asian weave – lovely to see the influence on Homeware instead of Textiles. x

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