Inspired by images, drawings, stories, old photographs and antique illustrations as well as contemporary patterns, Mind The Gap wallpaper is designed and produced in Transylvania, Romania. Illusion, £132 per roll.
Edward Bawden (1903-89) was a master printmaker, illustrator, water colourist and designer, probably best-known for his whose linocuts depicting everyday England. Dulwich Picture Gallery is showing 160 works to re-introduce Bawden as a hugely versatile artist who effortlessly pushed the boundaries between fine and commercial art over his 60-year career. Until September 9.
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Marrying traditional steam bending craftsmanship with the skilled art of ceramics and featuring the the brand’s signature curves, The Green Range from Tom Raffield is a unique collection of luxury, contemporary indoor planters. Morvah ceiling hanging planter, £195 and Merryn floor standing planters tall, £745 and short, £695.
New from IKEA, and picking up on the current trend for rattan, the Kanelstang plant stand is versatile – use it one way or upside down when you bring greenery indoors, £12.
Founded by award-winning set and prop builder Dave Blacker who has worked in television and film for over 30 years producing thousands of weird and wonderful things for such TV favourites as Topsy and Tim,Teletubbies and Waffle the Wonder Dog, Olivbells Creations was inspired by his two daughters and named after them.
From the initial concepts and drawings through to installation, every themed space is custom designed, built and fitted around specific requirements to inspire imaginative play. Prices from around £1,200.
The unique Caruso sideboard is designed by the award-winning designer Paolo Cappello for Italian brand Miniforms. This iconic design has a Bluetooth 4.0 connection, and the ceramic ‘trumpet’ speaker on the front of the sideboard offers a rich, high performance sound. The right hand side of the cabinet provides storage space while the left hand side is reserved for the audio hardware. Available in four lacquer colours and three wood finishes, £2,630.