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Month: August, 2010

People we’re loving: Takae

Takae Mizutani and Sons may sell a rather limited selection of chinaware but in my opinion it is some of the most charming around on the British design scene. “Our aim is to create products that bring a little smile to people’s faces”, says London-based designer Takae, who cites her two cats Mooks and Guinness […]

Cash vs. credit: mug cosies

Cosy Mug, £25, Linda Bloomfield; padded Mug Hug, £7, Ruby May London at

Colour me happy

The sun may be hiding, but it’s still summer after all, and the design world seems to be having a childish obsession with dazzling multi-coloured accessories. Clearly, we are all looking for a rainbow to jump over. In the meantime, give your boring minimalist friends something to write home about with these happy colourful accessories. […]

Cash vs. credit: Rabbit cushions

Bunny hop your way through summer with a cute rabbit cushion: Rabbit and cabbage cushion, £60, thornback & peel; Kissing Rabbits cushion, £36, Anorak