Archive of ‘Homeware’ category

Sublime Ceramics

Karin Eriksson is a ceramic artist whose work is too beautiful for words…i love these vessels…cut red rose bowl, rose garland bowl, lavender rose bowl. Should such beauty be ALLOWED to exist?! I might explode! Read more…

The People's Palaces

The stations of Moscow’s subway system have often been called “the people’s palaces”, for their elegant designs and lavish and profuse use of marble, mosaics, sculptures and chandeliers. Built during Stalin’s rule, these metro stations were supposed to display the best of Soviet architecture and design and show how privileged the lifestyle of the Russian […] Read more…

Material World

Squint Limited are an East End based design boutique known for their works with vintage fabric – covering and embellishing products with striking prints. Shown here is their covetable collection of teapots. Read more…

Kolkatta

Calcutta, once the glittering epi-centre of the British Empire. Who could imagine that the curious blend of Eastern and quintessentially English customs could marry so well to form long lasting traditions now effortlessly woven into the Calcutta’s intrinsic culture. Lazy late afternoon lawn parties, with peppered cucumber sandwiches and samosas… Rolls Royce’s and Ambassador’s the […] Read more…

Golden Touch

Alex Monroe, heavily inspired by elements in nature, creates detailed and delicate gold jewellery. Gorgeous golden treasures that are quirky yet timeless. This edible Cissy ring can be found within his collection at Liberty. Some of my favourites are the Big Feather Hoop Earrings that look like real feathers dipped in gold! And in silver […] Read more…

Who is Zayira Ray?

Zayira Ray, budding artist and writer is a constant source of inspiration and amusement! My 6 (or is it 7) year old cousin draws beautiful and often cuuuurious portraits, landscapes and i guess…still life’s? This is my favourite illustration of her view from her home in New York. You wont find her illustrations on her […] Read more…

Lonely Hearts

Tara Mcpherson is a New York based poster artist, creating art about people and their odd ways. Deliciously dark and innocent at the same time, her illustrations are often associated with the Indie and Punk movement – some of her most beautiful pieces being featured on concert posters for The Shins, Death Cab for Cutie, […] Read more…

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