August 2014

  1. GET: Durable colourful (almost) indestructible

    GET: Durable colourful (almost) indestructible

    Virtually seamless, bold effects of colour and translucency.  If you can dream it you can create it with Corian and we have.  Perfect family kitchen table in a great range of colours. Kensington Corian Kitchen Table   Kensington Corian Dining Table
  2. VISIT: Leighton House Museum - Where East meets West

    VISIT: Leighton House Museum - Where East meets West

    Former studio-house of artist Frederic, Lord Leighton. Leighton House Museum is the former home of the Victorian artist Frederic, Lord Leighton (1830-1896). The only purpose-built studio-house open to the public in the United Kingdom, it is one of the most...
  3. Design: Double the size of your room

    Design: Double the size of your room

    We were struggling with the design of a room that wanted both a TV area, a sitting room, storage and still to have a feeling of space. So instead of cluttering it with lots of bits of furniture we designed...
  4. ENJOY: ICONIC DESIGN

    ENJOY: ICONIC DESIGN

    Probably the most recognised word in the world.  Coca-Cola. History:   John Pemberton, an Atlanta pharmacist, stirred up a fragrant, caramel-coloured liquid and, when it was done, he carried it a few doors down to Jacobs' Pharmacy. Here, the mixture was...
  5. Go: Notting Hill Carnival 2014

    Go: Notting Hill Carnival 2014

    The Notting Hill Carnival returns to the streets of west London this August bank holiday weekend - Sunday 24 August and Monday 25 August. More than a million people are expected to attend the biggest carnival in Europe. What is...
  6. COLOUR: Add a layer to a neutral base

    COLOUR: Add a layer to a neutral base

    Take a neutral colour for your sofa base and add layers of block colours.  It will let you turn casual into smart and you can dress it up or dress it down.  We just love cushions. Our cushions are all...
  7. FEAST: YOUR EYES ... AND YOUR PALETTE

    FEAST: YOUR EYES ... AND YOUR PALETTE

    Hidden gem: Treat yourself to an instant holiday Right behind Piccadilly - feast your eyes on the wonderful decor at The Ham Yard Hotel. Try one of their deliciously colourful cocktails - the Berry Smash being a Kensington Design favourite. Inside and...
  8. FILMS: Always look on the bright side of life

    FILMS: Always look on the bright side of life

    It's about time we had a little spell of rain.  We've been spoilt with all the sunshine and gives us all a great excuse to stay indoors and catch up on some chill out time. Click here to find out...

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