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Get the Trend: Escapism

Escapism’s been marked as a design trend to watch this year and it’s not hard to understand why. In an era of technological domination, people are seeking havens in the home where they can retreat from the digital world and all its distractions. Designers are focusing on spaces where television, smartphones, computers and tablets can’t get in. Instead, the focus is on calm, quiet and comfortable corners – be it a reading corner, a small nook in the home or a tech-free zone in your bedroom. It’s hard to imagine a space without any technology in your home today, so...

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February 27th 2017

 

Our Pick: Trunks

If you’re a lover of statement finishing touches, take a closer look at our American-inspired Trunks . All of our trunks feature ample storage for your bedroom essentials; such as throws, cushions and spare bed linen. Are you inspired by our Victorian steamer luggage style travelling trunks? Let us know in the comments by telling us which one of our trunks is your favourite. From £399 See you soon, Feather & Black.

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February 24th 2017

 

Top 3: Bedroom views to wake up to

Wouldn’t it be fabulous to have an amazing bedroom view to wake up to every morning? What would you go for; bright and sunny, cold and mountainous or green and woodland? This got us thinking at F&B head office and we’ve ranked our top 3 bedroom views after scouring the web for some Monday morning inspiration. Warning – this post will definitely have you dreaming about your next holiday… Beautiful Beach As it’s so cold at the moment, we’ve ranked a beachside setting as number 1 because we think it’s what we’re all longing for this winter. The sun is...

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February 20th 2017

 

How to: Get your children to go to bed on time

Half time is just around the corner for many parents this week, with our children having the next week off school. That means some of them may want to stay up a little later than usual, but breaking your ‘school night’ routine may not be the best idea. Consistent bedtimes help maintain structure to your child’s day and sticking to their set bedtime helps their body clock to retain its normal cycle. Offering incentives or rewards is most likely the best route to get your children to go to bed on time, but be aware, offering sweet-based treats can have...

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February 17th 2017

 

Top 3: Winter Warmers

Use comfortable throws, plump cushions and warm rugs to ensure your bedroom represents the ultimate cosy atmosphere this winter. Check our top three picks to layer up your bedroom this season and let us know if you decide to invest while it’s still so chilly outside. Grey Faux Fur Cushion A luxurious and soft faux fur cushion with velvet backing in gentle grey, bringing a sumptuous decorative touch to your living area or bedroom. The must-have winter staple. Velvet Throw Our luxury velvet throws will bring both style and warmth to your bedroom. Made in the finest 100% cotton velvet...

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February 13th 2017

 

Our Pick: For Valentine’s

Bringing you best of Valentine’s Day inspiration, read on to find out which of our most-loved products can inspire some romance on February 14 th . Bed Linen Look no further than our beautiful Luca linen . This 100% cotton sateen design cuts a city-smart double line of embroidery along an Oxford edge on both the pillowcases and duvet cover - with the tactile quality of a superior 300 thread count. It’s also available in 14 different colours; we’re sure you’ll fall in love with one of them. Cushions Play cupid and finish off your bedroom look with a pop...

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February 10th 2017

 

How to: Brighten your home with mirrors

Placing a mirror in the right place can make all the difference in your bedroom – they can make the most of a room's natural light, enhances views and opens up a small space. We’ve scoured the web for the best bedroom mirror tips to help you give your interior that missing ingredient. Full length mirrors Mirrors which are the same width of the furniture make the piece look purposeful and prominent. Also, placing a mirror in between two windows tricks the eye into thinking there is another window there and helps maximise natural light. Round mirrors Use a rounded...

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February 6th 2017

 

Top 3: Floor Crafts

Your bedroom’s floor space is often forgotten about during style updates, so to help you decide which style would suit your interior best, we’ve ranked our favourite rugs – the perfect addition to help create a more homely feel. Herman Plush Pile Rug Handwoven in rich wool, the Herman Rug brings a fresh twist on a traditional design. This gorgeous indigo printed rug is the ideal solution if you want to brighten up a tired room. Was £350 Now £280 Sheepskin Rug A close second place goes to our 100% Sheepskin Rugs – available in 4 colours. With the most...

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February 3rd 2017