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London Fashion Week Spring / Summer 2020

Published for the fashion industry by the Pantone Colour Institute, the Fashion Colour Trend Report has been released and it details the top 12 colours we can expect to see at London Fashion week, as well 4 classic neutrals as fashion designers start to introduce their new spring/summer 2020 collections.

This dazzling collection of colours features Bright Blues, Hot Pinks & Luminous Aqua’s…perfect for anyone wanting to breath some energy into their wardrobe in the new year!

 “Spring/Summer 2020 is a story of colourful expression, as we see bold hues - each strong enough to stand on...

Dulux Colour of the Year 2020 – Tranquil Dawn

Dulux have chosen to go in a completely different direction to 2019’s year’s Spiced Honey as they opt for a calmer, more serene colour palette.

Tranquil Dawn consists of soft green hue’s, perfect for the new year and fresh beginnings! 

The inspiration for the colour is reconnection. In a busy world dominated by technology Dulux wanted a colour that could represent ‘a human touch’ – identified as the pale green shade of Tranquil Dawn.

Embodying the nation’s mood on the approach of a new decade Dulux say this purposeful shade ‘reflects a growing desire to understand...

10 of the hottest home and interior design trends for Autumn / Winter 2018 – Home design ideas.

Navy, old fashioned pink and gold carpets are all in this season! It’s that time of the year where the new shiny trends appear for autumn and winter. Below are the top 10 trends for you to persue this year before the seasons change. 

1. Oversized Florals

   

( Image source; CARPETRIGHT 

This trend is taking floral prints and maximising them – blousy designs with a pre – raphaelite style will be everywhere over the next season.  This design will be all over cushions, bedding and murals as shown above.  The key to this...

1. Boucle Bubbles; Soft Boucle fabrics build on the 70’s revival 

The revival of this decade in design now brings a particular texture back into focus: scrumptious boucle fabrics with the bobby feel of irregular slubs and loops.  Usually seen in white or ecru, these touchable textiles were all over the upholstery at every show with spring. With more depth and warmth than wooden weaves, boucle’s lend a cuddly quality that’s immediately comforting. 

   

Image 1: Front regular dining chair from $1826, Fred International, Image 2: Pacha Lounge Chair by Gubi, upholstered with Karakorum by Dedar, £1423, Image 3 Pebble Rug, by...

on May 30, 2019 .

Ideal Home have pulled together the 6 key bathroom trends for 2019 to ensure you’ll love your bathroom for years to come!

Whatever your style – whether you’re after a sleek, clutter-free family space or a splash of hotel-style chic – if you’re planning to refresh your bathroom, they’ve got it covered.

1. Create an urban oasis

Showcase geo-patterned tiles on both walls and floors in modern and blush hues for a modern feel. Choose a contemporary angled basin and bath, team with black taps and fittings, and arrange plenty of planters with steam-loving tropical plants.

HoM Loves:

Geo Moroccan Black & White:...

NUANCES won in the Residential Flooring category at the NCYxDESIGN Awards and is the latest collaboration from Patricia Urquiola for GAN, consisting of three rugs and a Pouf made from wool felt. The collection brings the brand ethos to life by researching materials and processes to obtain new textures and develop techniques to help evolve craftmanship. 

Patricia Urquiola reinvents this natural material by modifying the traditional manufacturing parameters. Playing with different colours and densities of wool. Patricia has created stone-like agglomerate that combines vertical lines with exposed seams that accentuate the artisan...

Trends set to influence the design world in 2019

Design surface show has selected the surfaces and materials to look out for at their design show in 2019

Nature Nurture:

Organic materials translate into surfaces for walls and lighting, providing comforting textures

 

In order of pictures: Phee, Freund, Innerspace Cheshire  

HOM Loves: We have a great mix of natural woods to compliment this trend

 

Diftwood: Giving a beautiful rustic look, made from petrified wood, £14.99 per tile, £179.88 per square metre. 

 

Mekong: Make an eye-catching statement by using our range of mosaics, taking inspiration from the...

If you’re looking to redecorate your home this year, Good Homes Magazines have rounded up this year’s trends which you should consider before taking on your home improvement project!

Botanical greens

We’re seeing a lot of botanical prints and hues are growing stronger this year. Think lush plants, iridescent hued furniture and gold accessories.

HoM Loves:

Rose Gold Elysee: £14.99 per tile, £164.89 per sqm

Copper Luxe: £15.99 per tile, £175.89 per sqm

Pantone Colour of the Year: Living coral

Living Coral is 2019’s Pantone of the Year, whatever season you’re looking to decorate this...