As we shop for our wardrobes at the change of season we can shop for our homes. Adapting our homes to the warmer or cooler months means little changes can make summer feel so much cooler and winter all that more cosy. Going from heavy, lined curtains to light linen, a mohair throw to a white cotton version or a Persian carpet to nothing! Listed below are some Chic Finds suggestions. Enjoy
In the mood for homeware shopping? Here is Elle Decoration Magazine’s list of the best 12 stores around the world;
Spazio Rossana Orlandi (Milan), Vincon (Barcelona), The Frozen Fountain (Amsterdam), Moma Design Store, SoHo (New York), The Future Perfect (New York), Lawson-Fenning (Los Angeles), Driade (Milan), Chee Soon & Fitzgerald (Sidney), Caravane (Paris), Mint (London), Svenskt Tenn (Stockholm), Blanc d’Ivoire (Paris), Moss (New York).
Shopping in Sydney; visit http://www.avenue24.com.au/ (no ordinary site, worth a visit!) This one is more of a shopping guide for all of Australia; http://www.urbanwalkabout.com/sydney/art/furniture-homeware/
Shopping in London; http://www.timeout.com/london/feature/2387/londons-best-furniture-shops
Seems common but the Lonely Planet’s guide to shopping in Paris is pretty good; http://www.lonelyplanet.com/france/paris/shopping
Looking for some designer luxury homewares; http://luxurysociety.com/articles/2012/01/7-home-collections-by-luxury-fashion-brands