Get the Trend…Parisian Romance

Call us hopeless romantics, but when we think of Parisian apartments we can’t help but go weak at the knees. Master this season’s feminine yet chic interior trend with our simple guide… Uncomplicated colour To create that kind of effortless style Parisians are famous for, choose a simple and relaxed colour scheme of white, grey and blush pink. With white creating a much-needed sense of calm in the bedroom, accents of pink and grey work beautifully on top, bringing warmth, sophistication...and just a touch of whimsy fun. Delightful juxtapositions Paris is famous for its flea markets and antiques, and when...

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August 29th 2017

 

Top 3: Things to look forward to when returning from holiday

We’ve all been there. Your holiday is about to come to an end, you’ve had a lovely time and don’t really want to return home. As the summer holidays are nearly over and the schools getting prepared for the start of a new term, now is the time of year which seems most appropriate to remind you of some of best home comforts – it’s not all doom and gloom everyone… #1 Sleeping in your own bed Where else can we start but by mentioning the delights of your own bed. After a long holiday, many of us can’t wait...

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August 21st 2017

 

In the Making: F&B Photoshoots

This summer, we’ve been busy on location at photoshoot. Take a look at the best of our behind-the-scenes snaps below, while keeping an eye on our website for all of our lovely new product images…

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August 18th 2017

 

Our Pick: Brompton

With sophisticated buttoned detailing on the headboard and deep wings, our Brompton divan is the ultimate in bedroom luxury. Choose from 43 house fabrics, or a wider selection of designer fabrics, to make your new upholstered bed completely unique. Request free samples today. Do you think our gorgeous Brompton would suit your bedroom? Join the conversation on Twitter . See you soon, Feather & Black.

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August 14th 2017

 

My Perfect Bedtime: Head of Buying

This week we caught up with Phillipa, who is Head of Buying here at Feather & Black. Take a look at her #MyPerfectBedtime choices below. F&B: What’s your perfect bedtime routine? Phillipa: A bath before bed, getting into fresh laundered sheets. What’s your perfect bedtime read? I’m happy if I can have a quick read of a glossy magazine, by my bed the moment is Living Etc, Vogue and Red magazine. What or who is your perfect bedtime partner? A glass of wine, and my husband! What’s your perfect nightwear? Brushed cotton in the winter and anything cotton and light...

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August 11th 2017

 

How To: Clean Your Mattress

Sometimes your mattress needs some serious attention. Along with refreshing your bed, making sure your mattress is kept fresh and healthy helps ensures a better night's sleep. First, strip the mattress all your sheets and put these on a high wash temperature – this helps to remove any staining and bed bugs. Next, you’ll want to hoover the mattress surface. Make sure you pay attention to the crevices, this is where any dirt or dust usually collects. If any staining remains on your mattress, you may want to spot treat them with an appropriate cleaner. Or, just get a clean...

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August 7th 2017

 

Get the Trend: Luxe

Style your bedroom to its maximum with the luxe bedroom trend – here, we’re thinking about elegant accessories , soft linens and layered textures that will help you create a bedroom which you won’t want to leave. Fur accents Nothing says luxe quite like fur – fill your bedroom with soft furs – like a sheepskin rug or two – for an instant hit of glamour. Chic and full of rustic charm, a fur is an accessory your luxe bedroom should never be without. Scatter your cushions If you don’t want to experiment with colour or patterning, cushions are where...

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August 4th 2017