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ELLE Decoration UK

ELLE Decoration UK Jan 2016

ELLE Decoration UK showcases the world’s most beautiful homes and makes good design accessible to everyone through its mix of styles, products and price points. Combining all the inspiration, information and ideas you need to bring your home to life, it is the authority on trends, style and contemporary design.

United Kingdom
Hearst Magazines UK
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12 Issues

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1 min.
this month’s contributors

Kerstin Rose Profession Writer and stylist FeatureMaker in the mill, p96 Favourite colours Grey and green Interiors style Comfortable and welcoming. I love glass vases, chairs and small items (like toys from the 1950s), which I arrange throughout my apartment Favourite city I’m fascinated by cities that are not super chic and busy: I like places like Lisbon, Leipzig and parts of Brooklyn, because they still have parts that are yet to be explored Dream buy I would love to install an open fireplace and a large seating area around it Todd Longstaffe-Gowan Profession Landscape architect and historian FeatureTreasure hunters, p118 Interiors style Eclectic, historically informed and idiosyncratic Favourite design object The ‘K2’ telephone kiosk [designed by British architect Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1924]. A most imaginative and dignified adaptation…

3 min.
elle decoration

BE INSPIRED! Just get me something small, anything you think I’d like.’ Apparently these are the words that strike fear into the hearts of my nearest and dearest. They say I’m impossible to buy gifts for as I can never be specific about what I may want. I also have a very bad habit of picking up bits I suddenly realise I rather like when I’m out shopping for everyone else. You see, I generally abide by a strict principle of not looking, therefore not creating desire for things I wouldn’t otherwise have known existed. But when I do start looking, oh what wonders abound! So many lovely things, pretty things, things I had NO IDEA I needed. Hence the corollary, my almost obsessional joy in de-cluttering. I’ve long aspired to…

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the perfect christmas gift for only £28.99

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great offers for subscribers only

THIS MONTH ENTICING OFFERS FROM •Out & Out OriginalA fantastic 40% discount on the ‘Briggs’ stool collection •Good Earth10% discount with this luxury Indian homewares brand •AppleyardSave 50% on the fabulous ‘Velvet Rose’ seasonal bouquet •NkukuA 25% saving on all handmade homewares, gifts and accessories •Create20% off this unique range of inspiring art, homeware and gifts •IxxiSave 20% on the company’s Natural History Museum wallcoverings •Bloom & Wild25% off any professionally curated bouquet of letterbox-friendly flowers HOW DO I JOIN? New and existing subscribers can become members of the ELLE Decoration VIP Club completely free of charge. Simply log on to elledecoration.co.uk/vipclub and enter your 12-digit subscriber number ELLE Decoration VIP Club terms and conditions The ELLE Decoration VIP Club is available to all existing and new ELLE Decoration subscribers free of charge. You must register at elledecoration.co.uk/vipclub to…

3 min.
the christmas gift guide

37 OBJECTS OF DESIRE FOR MORE GIFT IDEAS, VISIT ELLEDECORATION.CO.UK/SHOPPING 37 OBJECTS OF DESIRE 2-FOR-1 TICKET OFFER, PLUS WIN AN ’EAMES ELEPHANT’ Book two tickets for ‘The World of Charles and Ray Eames’ exhibition at the Barbican (during December) for the special price of £14.50 instead of £29 and you could win this Vitra ‘Eames Elephant’, designed by the couple in 1945 and worth £173. For further details and to discover your promotional code, visit elledecoration.co.uk/news/eames…

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if you do one thing this month...

CHANGE YOUR LIGHTING! While the holiday season might not be the most opportune moment to embark on a renovation project, you can easily transform a space with a new shade, flex or fixture. Broste Copenhagen has everything you need, including fittings in concrete, glass and shiny metallics. From left ‘Gerd’concrete-and-glass shade, £78 including fitting; ‘Tobias’black iron shade, £78; ‘Phil’brass-finish shade, £124; ‘Gerd’concrete fitting, £30 and globe bulb, £5.60; ‘Poul’antique brass shade, £158; ‘Nori’diamondshaped iron shade, £126; ‘Isac’metal and glass shade, £118, all Broste Copenhagen (brostecopenhagen.com) FOR MORE HOME UPDATES, VISIT ELLEDECORATION.CO.UK/SOLUTIONS…