Must-have gifts for the interiors lover in your life this Valentine’s Day
Home is where the heart is for February 14 this year, as there’s a wealth of interior gifts, products and accessories to choose from that are sure to make the love of your life’s day.
From hand-woven baskets and standout table centrepieces, to plush bed linens and gorgeous wall mirrors, you’ll have no problem selecting something to show the apple of your eye how you really feel about them. Read on for a little romantic inspiration, as we round up five favourite homeware items to win over your Valentine...
There’s nothing like being spoiled to breakfast in bed by your other half on Valentine’s morning. To start the day in supreme style, this marble blush ombre reversible duvet set from Julian Charles is just the thing. Printed with two strikingly modern designs – a blush marble ombre print on one side, and a mono marble design on the other – it makes an effortless style statement. Head to www.juliancharles.co.uk, where it’s available from £25.
Capture the aroma of romance with a beautifully scented candle that will well and truly set the mood. Lovingly handmade, hand-poured, embossed and painted, these scintillating fragrances from Erskine Rose (£35) are available in a range of five different smells, from lime, mint and basil to honeysuckle and jasmine. Alternatively, why not give a personalised notebook from a selection of bespoke colour combinations for that special someone? Order yours now from £7 at www.erskinerose.com
Set the tone with Mood Collections’ Kilve mirror with halo lighting (£595). Elsewhere, the Madehurst bed (£1,079) is upholstered in delicate dusky lilac velvet, while the Arundel chaise (from £648) is ideal for luxurious lounging. Get the lighting right with the brushed bronze Durrington table lamp (£59), and accessorise your bedding with a Bignor pompom throw (£59), Lyminster silver round velvet cushion (£25) and Kingsley grey bed linen set (£65), all from www.moodcollections.co.uk
If you’re setting the table for a romantic evening in, you’ll need a little ‘wow’ factor that won’t fail to impress your loved one. The Linen Works’ elegant yet understated collection of napkins and tablecloths will certainly add a sense of occasion to Valentine’s Day dinner dates. Choose from a breadth of muted and rich colours, but for a nod to the traditions of the day opt for a combination of these romantic Aubergine and Rose tones. Napkins from £8.50 at www.thelinenworks.co.uk
Whether you’re newlyweds or celebrating your diamond anniversary, Valentine’s is the perfect excuse to treat each other throughout married life. These cute-as-Cupid Mr and Mrs embroidered baskets from The Basket Room are available in pairs of any combination; hand-woven and embellished by a team of highly skilled embroiderers in rural Rwanda, they also help to support the country’s economic development and empowerment of women. Pick up a pair now for £37 at www.thebasketroom.com