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Top 3: TV series to watch on a lazy Sunday

We’ve all been there. Sunday morning after a busy week, and you just want to curl up and binge watch a new series from start to finish. Which series should you invest your time in? Read our top 3 picks: • Stranger Things When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back. This mysterious drama is definitely worth a watch if you don’t mind a few scary scenes which will have you on the edge of your seat. • This is Us A group of people...

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September 30th 2016

 

How to: Give your bedroom the latest trends

Last week, we visited Decorex International 2016 in London and came away having seen an impressive collection of brands making their mark on this year’s biggest interior design trends. Decorex International is the UK's leading design show and the only one of its kind in the UK for the luxury interiors market. If there is one room in your home that should truly reflect your taste, personal style and surround you in a world of uncompromising comfort, then it is the bedroom. Painted Florals Oversized painted florals or abstracts bring colour and a sense of art into the home, which...

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September 26th 2016

 

Our Pick: Elegance Range

Welcome ultimate sophistication into your bedroom this Autumn with our new Elegance range. This stunning furniture collection is made exclusively for us in Portugal and combines rich palettes with distinctive lines to help you create the most elegant of interior looks. Order online or visit selected stores to choose from a range of bespoke painted finishes. Please note, only styles and colours shown online are available to purchase; all other styles should be ordered in store. Do you think our Elegance range would suit your bedroom? Let us know on our social networks.

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September 23rd 2016

 

Competition: Win a Kids bedroom makeover

Enter our latest competition and you could win a complete children’s bedroom makeover, worth over £1,000. The prize includes one Single Cameron Ottoman Bedstead, one Lewis Mattress, 1 Shelby Linen Set (which can be either blue or pink), one duck feather and down pillow and one duck feather and down duvet. You can enter now! Please note, this competition closes on Monday 21 st November 2016. T&Cs apply. Good luck, Feather & Black.

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September 19th 2016

 

How to: Cope with your partner snoring

What might seem amusing at first definitely loses its charm when you’re having poor sleep as a result of snoring. But, short of kicking them out of bed, what’s the best solution and how best can you cope? Drowning out the noise Earplugs are a classic, but effective option. Custom shaped earplugs can be more comfortable than store bought and many audiologists provide this service. If it's late and you're tight on options, there are also ways that you can make temporary earplugs yourself. Or if music isn’t too distracting, plug in and use gentle, calming music to help drown...

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September 16th 2016

 

Our Pick: Sienna Grey

Our new Sienna furniture range is now available in gorgeous grey oak . A new twist on an old design favourite, we think the buttoned upholstery and cabriole leg styling give the range a sense of French chic. The collection’s elegant detailing and sweeping curves can turn your interior into an example of perfectly understated glamour. Would you like to have our Sienna Grey range in your bedroom? Let us know on social. From £949.

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September 12th 2016

 

Top 3: Kids books to read before bedtime

We’ve taken some time to collect some of the web’s most highly-rated and favourite childrens’ books, which will hopefully help your little one drift off into a good night’s sleep. Let us know on social if you’ve read any of these bedtime books with your child. Goodnight everyone by Chris Haughton Age: 3-6 years’ old Award-winning author Chris Haughton captures the soothing time as the sun goes down and all the animals begin to fall into a deep sleep; all except Little Bear – who is wide awake despite the yawning of all those around him. Before I wake up...

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September 9th 2016

 

How to: Style a small guestroom

If you’re having trouble decorating a guest room which is on the small side, we’ve collected some useful tips on how to best make your room feel like a cosy escape, no matter how much space you have. First, try to make extra room around the bed, rather than putting the sides of your bed up against a wall. This can make the room feel cramped, and so creating aisles of space will help the room feel bigger than it actually is. Doing so also improved the room’s flow and made it easier for visitors to get into and out...

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September 5th 2016

 

Get the Trend: The Future Past

One of interior design’s key trend shifts this year has been the notion of ‘future past’ – revisiting silhouettes, textures, fabrics and materials of old and incorporating them into our homes with a modern twist. So let us take you on a journey back in time with our Henrietta in Warwick Plush Teal velvet fabric, as seen on the front of our new Autumn brochure . Henrietta’s gently curved bed and deep buttoned headboard suggests an emphasis on heritage but also a re-focus in attention to detail. Using a blend of deep and warming colours, such as our Henrietta’s dark...

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September 2nd 2016