My Perfect Bedtime

This week, we caught up our Retail Marketing Manager, Nike, who told us all about her #myperfectbedtime choices. What’s your perfect bedtime routine? I have a cool shower and make sure my bedroom window is open, I’m always hot! My mind is permanently active, so before I go to bed I like some time to unwind and switch off. I tend to relax with a good book in bed, I find that this in itself helps me sleep. I also write down any reminders for the next day so my ‘to do’ list isn’t humming around my head. What’s your...


March 30th 2017


Our Pick: Teramo

New for Spring, our pale oak Teramo range has a beautifully timeless appeal that can add a touch of mid-century elegance to any bedroom. Made by ercol, our Teramo bedstead is characterised by an attractive spindle headboard. Bedstead from £745. Take a look at our Teramo co-ordinated range page to see all of the matching furniture. Do you think the range will suit your bedroom? Let us know in the comments below, we’d love to hear from you! See you soon, Feather & Black.


March 27th 2017


Get the Trend: Ideal Home Show 2017

Pantone’s colour of the year, Greenery, is something which is certainly represented on our Ideal Home Show display this year. The relaxing shade is the perfect choice if you want to revitalise and refresh your bedroom look this Spring. From bright limes to serene hazel hues, these colours can work throughout your home in various ways, whether it be a rug, throw or bedspread. This year’s big tropical interior theme fits in with ease by mixing a range of tropical-inspired prints in green and white. Also think about adding some well-placed house plants for an even bolder bedroom look. You...


March 24th 2017


How to: Incorporate Seasonal Twists

Now that Spring is here, you may want to put away your heavy bedroom throws and thick cushions and start having a small spring clean. Spring season is about adding some well-placed refreshing touches to your interior which give it the lift it might need. Flowers are the easiest way to do this. Seasonal blooms bring a sense of newness to any interior. A bunch of early tulips cut from the garden, loosely arranged in a large jug will do the trick or if you prefer something Easter-themed, add some speckled eggs to a flower arrangement. Also think about changing...


March 20th 2017


Our Pick: Palms Jacquard Bed Linen

Imagine you’re on a tropical island with palm trees in sight and the sun shining as you relax on the beach… If you’re finding that hard, we think our Palms Jacquard Bed Linen could help you along the way. Available in natural or olive, it has a lovely relaxed aesthetic – perfect for bringing the outside in this Spring. Think this linen would suit your bedroom? Let us know in the comments – we’d love to hear from you. From £20. See you soon, Feather & Black.


March 17th 2017


Competition: Sienna Rattan

Our latest competition offers you the chance to win a Sienna Rattan bedstead , worth £999. Fancy having this beautiful king size bedstead in your bedroom? Try your luck and enter our competition here . Please note, this competition ends on Sunday 4 th June 2017. T&Cs apply. Good luck everyone, Feather & Black.


March 13th 2017


Top 3: Ways to stop snoring

Snoring occurs when the airway tissue at the back of your throat, mouth and nose vibrates as we inhale and exhale. It’s twice as common in men compared to women and it’s also thought to increase with age. But did you know that snoring is often linked to your lifestyle choices? There are some very straightforward changes you can make if you think that they may help you stop snoring. Our top 3 tips could be very welcome for any long-suffering partners too: Sleeping Position Sleeping on your side is often known to help avoid snoring problems. This is because...


March 10th 2017


Our Pick: Sienna Rattan

Our Pick for the first week of Spring is our Sienna Rattan bedstead – perfect for naturally styled bedrooms. We love its French-inspired look, which would help welcome a new relaxed, romantic look into your interior. Botanical themed cushions, throws or bed linen can also bring a hint of tropical. Find out more about our Sienna Rattan bedstead here . See you soon, Feather & Black.


March 6th 2017


How to: Create a Cottage Themed Bedroom

Ever wanted a cosy cottage bedroom setting? Try mixing calming pastel shades with dark toned furniture and vintage accessories – this will help your bedroom provide the rich backdrop which often characterises a cottage-themed interior. Cottage bedrooms are very traditional; the ideal place to relax and read your book on a cold evening. They should be snug and layered with cushions and throws for extra character too. Don’t forget about the lighting – this shouldn’t be bright light, but instead you should opt for soft glows coming from large, old-fashioned lamps. Brown furniture is also a good idea if you’re...


March 3rd 2017