BRIGHTEN UP YOUR HOME WITH THESE MUST-HAVE TRENDS

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Posted on February 28, 2019 by Mailbox Blog

It’s time to get inspired by ditching dark winter hues and brightening up your space with new shapes, styles and shades. Take a look at tour top easy-to-achieve spring trends.


BOLD BAUHAUS

Raawii at Heal’s, prices from £49

Founded back in 1919 by Walter Gropius in Germany, the Bauhaus remains one of the most influential art and design schools in history. The Bauhaus-inspired collections at Heal’s will add a whole new dimension to your space, think sharp lines combined with clashing colours and smooth spherical accents to bring a modernist feel to any home.

 

WHAT TO BUY:

Left to right: Senzatempo Clock, £78, Calligaris, Raawwi Strom Jug, £94, Heal’s, Erol cushion, £29, MADE.COM



LIGHT WOOD

BoConcept – Nantes Sofa, prices from £3,399

Being cosy doesn’t always mean tucking yourself away in a dark room and surrounding yourself with candles – with the right furnishings, it can be light, airy and spacious. Create your own sanctuary by pairing light wood furniture with plush accessories and soft textures. For the bedroom, the Reema Kingsize Bed, £549, MADE.COM is made from natural oak and cane to add a vintage-inspired touch to your space. To embrace the trend in the dining room, the Design Quarter ‘Sono’ dining table, which is made from natural solid acacia wood, is currently on offer with four ‘Swing’ dining chairs for £1,499.

 

WHAT TO BUY:

Left to right: Reema Double Bed, £549, MADE.COM, Oliver chair, £499, Heal’s, Sono Table, Design Quarter


SPRING SOFAS

Authentic Furniture – Old Bessie in Tea Rose from £1,390

From mustard yellow to pastel pink, take the plunge and refresh your lounge with a light sofa to create an uplifting, vibrant ambience. At the brand new Authentic Furniture, all sofas are made to order by master craftsmen in the workshops and can be designed especially for you right down to the details and in a range of sizes, colours and fabrics, depending on your requirements. And for the modern home, BoConcept also offers a variety of modular sofas to suit your room.

 

 

WHAT TO BUY:

Left to right: The Florence Velvet Statesman Sofa in Gold Leaf Velvet from £1,490, Authentic Funiture, Osaka Sofa Bed, £4,999, BoConcept


POP ART

Paul Stephenson at Castle Fine Art – ‘Jackie’ limited edition Silkscreen £5,950

Lauded by the BBC and VICE Magazine, the new After Warhol collection from London-based artist Paul Stephenson will brighten any space. The hand-pulled silkscreens available at Castle Fine Art feature four of the Pop Art founder’s most iconic images, including Jackie, Mao, Little Electric Chair and Self Portrait, and are available from £2,950.



SMART STORAGE

Calligaris – Magazine Table, prices start at £452

If space is limited but you don’t want to completely ‘Marie Kondo’ your house just yet, keep your home clutter-free with smart storage solutions like the Calligaris Magazine Table, which comes with a hidden leather pocket to store magazines, newspapers and files.

 

 

WHAT TO BUY:

Left to right: Lomond Coffee Table, £349, MADE.COM, Como Bookcase, £519, BoConcept


STATEMENT TABLE LAMPS

iLite – Foscarini Table Lamp £400.14

Switch up your home without the faff by simply upgrading your lighting. Believe it or not, the right lighting can make all the difference to your space, leaving your room with a new ambience and refreshed feel without a complete overhaul. For a limited time only, iLite is offering 10% off or a free bulb with all orders on brands such as Foscarini, Luxxu and Studio Italia – so don’t miss out! Head in-store to find out more.

 

WHAT TO BUY:

Left to right: Pine Cone Lamp, £489, BoConcept, Silk Table Lamp, £289, Heal’s, Stockholm Lamp, £299, BoConcept

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SS19 TRENDS: THE BEAUTY EDIT

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Posted on February 28, 2019 by Mailbox Blog

Ready to try a new look? From neon liner to metallic eyelids, these bold SS19 beauty trends can be achieved in just a few easy steps.  

 Makeup: Farkhanda at Harvey Nichols Birmingham
Model: Abigail at Bookings Models
All product available at Harvey Nichols Birmingham

 


The Bold Lip

A modern take on the classic red lip, try something new this season with vivid corals, hot pinks and perfect peachy hues.

What You’ll Need:

How to:

  1. Start by creating a fresh and flawless base with Nars Sheer Glow, £33.50
  2. Outline the lips with Nars Precision Lip Liner, £19 to give you a basic guide
  3. For a high-impact look, layer up a few light coats of the Nars Power Matte Lip Pigment, £23.
  4. For extra coverage, use your fingers to lightly press the Nars Soft Matte Concealer, £24 into dark circles and blemishes – this can also be used around the lips to define the shape.

 


 

The Metallic Eye

Heading out on the town? Take your smokey eye to the next level with a bold metallic eye.

What You’ll Need:

How to:

  1. Keep it simple with a smooth and long-wearing base by buffing the Hourglass Vanish Stick Foundation, £51 into the skin
  2. Pack on the Hourglass Scattered Light Glitter Eyeshadow, £51 all over the eyelid for a pigmented look
  3. Blend the Marc Jacobs O!Mega Shadow Gel Powder Eyeshadow, £22 into the crease to create definition
  4. To bring the whole look together, finish off with Nars Lip Gloss, £20

 


 

The Glossy Skin

When it comes to makeup, the secret’s in the base. Prep your skin the right way with these glossy essentials.

 

What You’ll Need:

How to:

  1. Boost your complexion by lightly tapping the Nars Super Radiant Booster, £25 into the high points of the face where the sun would naturally hit
  2. For added luminosity, blend the Rodial Soft Glow Drops, £45 all over the face
  3. Give your lips a glossy sheen by adding a coat of Nars Collagen Boosting Lip Lacquer, £28 
  4. Finish off by spritzing Rodial Dragon’s Blood Essence Mist, £38 to lift and soothe the skin

 


 

The Neon Liner

Dare to stand out from the crowd with a graphic neon liner look. As seen on the likes of Kendall Jenner and Margot Robbie, you’re sure to get noticed for all the right reasons.

What You’ll Need:

How to:

  1. Mattify the skin and combat uneven skin tone with Marc Jacobs Shameless Foundation, £32 
  2. Lightly brush the Nars Soft Velvet Loose Powder, £29 to get rid of any unwanted shine
  3. Using a flat liner brush, carefully pack on the Marc Jacobs Highliner Gel Eye Crayon, £20 into the lower lash line
  4. Add depth to the look by gently working the Hourglass Graphik Eyeshadow Palette, £53 in the upper eyelid crease

 

All product available at Harvey Nichols Birmingham

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