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Interiors Trend: Brilliant Brights

January has been a busy time for SS14 fashion ad campaign releases. And, as the most buzzed about trends in fashion filter down to our interiors, it’s time to sit up and take note…

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Magical powers of the decorative convex mirror

The French have a rather enchanting name for the convex mirror – ‘oeil de sorcière’ – which literally translates as ‘witch’s eye’!

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Form & Function: sitting pretty

Its good looks and practical versatility ensure that the nursing chair isn’t confined to the homes of the new parent, royal or otherwise!

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THE TREND Copper Convex

One can’t help but feel that the editorial team at Elle Decoration magazine will be devastated when they realise their error – failing to include our copper Cavetto in their Copper Trend feature this month.   As you’ve probably noticed, …

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Brighten your home with a decorative convex mirror

Mirrors are a versatile decorative element that give instant polish to a room with little effort. They can do wonders—from illuminating dark corners to adding elegance and drama to an area, to creating the illusion of space. They can even …

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Work-in-progress at Omelo

We like to photograph our work-in-progress from time to time. Here are some shots we took in our studio…

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A showcase of Omelo mirrors in their new homes…part 2

Here’s a selection of recent images sent to us by happy customers, showing Omelo mirrors in their new homes…

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Classy customised convex

We love it when our customers specify their very own choice of finish. It gives us an insight into which trends are being adopted, or not! And, it makes our job even more interesting than usual. A recent brief was …

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International interiors’ inspiration

We love flicking through the likes of Elle Décor and Livingetc each month, but we’re increasingly finding a lot of our interiors inspiration online. Here are a few of our favourite international interiors blogs. Emma’s Designblogg The Swede’s blog is …

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Artists’ curiosity with convex mirrors

The uber-fashionable Georgians are attributed for popularising the decorative convex mirror in England. Nevertheless, the convex mirror has been a feature of interiors and art in Northern Europe since the 15th century. And, for the artist at the easel, the …

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