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Design Essentials Chats to Oliver Boyd

Oliver Boyd is a designer with qualifications in both furniture and product design. For the past 17 years, he has worked with the Villiers Brothers, creating unique and fantastic lighting and furniture pieces. Oliver is always on the look-out for classic design pieces, searching junk shops, skips, and car boot sales. Design Essentials are proud to be showcasing Oliver’s new collection of quirky, unique lighting pieces. Continue reading

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Design Essentials As Seen In Vogue

vogueIt’s been a great month for us and we are very happy that our Pumpkin light featured in Vogue.

It’s a lovely unique piece and is fast becoming known for what Design Essentials does. Which is our mission to offer stylish contemporary home accessories that stand out from those offered by the high street at an affordable price. Each piece is hand selected by myself and sustainably sourced where possible, whilst we also showcase local talent in the home interiors market.

So if you didn’t manage to grab a copy here we are featured in Mays edition. There we are are No. 11 (we are still beaming here at DE headquarters).

In celebration we are offering the first 5 people to reply to my email quoting Vogue Pumpkin light to purchase the lamp at £99 normally £140. Continue reading

Design Essentials Loves To Chat…With Diana Probst

diana-probst-cheeseWell those of you who know me are already more than aware that I like nothing better than a good chat. I just love finding out about what makes people tick, whether that be their interests, hobbies, background, likes and dislikes, favourite member of Take That?

For the record might I add here that if you enjoy a G&T and a fondness for wine you are very likely to be my cup of tea. Which I should add I enjoy in equal measures, well almost. Continue reading

Design Essentials Showcases Great Art As Well As Design Diana Probst

diana-probst-citrusesOne of Design Essentials mission is to showcase and offer stylish contemporary home accessories that stand out from those offered by the high street, and offer something unique.

Local artists fall in to our mission and we are now delighted to welcome Diana Probst selection of affordable art which will be available for you to view and purchase from Friday 3rd May 2013. Continue reading