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  1. Britain: Time To Redecorate Your Home

    Britain: Time To Redecorate Your Home

    Why do we work so hard to not spend money on our homes.  Why do we feel it is frivolous, wasteful or materialistic.  You buy a car every 7 years, hair cuts every couple of months, nails even more often...
  2. INSPIRATION: 4 Simple Ways to find your Endorphins in January.

    INSPIRATION: 4 Simple Ways to find your Endorphins in January.

    Getting To Work. Walk or Cycle to work.  If you can't, make sure you use stairs not lifts where possible. At Work. Don't sit for long periods of time at your desk.  Stand, stretch up, touch your toes and twist...
  3. INSTAGRAM: SHOUT-OUT FOR A FREE SET OF BED LINEN

    INSTAGRAM: SHOUT-OUT FOR A FREE SET OF BED LINEN

    We want to start 2015 with the chance for one lucky person to win a set of bed linen from our store. How? Follow us on Instagram. Give us a shout-out on your Instagram (this means posting something on your feed with...
  4. COMMUNITY:  Thursday 4th December: 5-8pm - Stratford Road Village Shops

    COMMUNITY: Thursday 4th December: 5-8pm - Stratford Road Village Shops

    Every year the business owners throw a Christmas party! It’s a great chance for the residents to catch up, or for anyone in the area to see this traditional street at it’s best. It’s a way for the business owners...
  5. DINING: KIT OUT YOUR TABLE

    DINING: KIT OUT YOUR TABLE

    At this point, you are so prepared for your Christmas day festivities you are probably already planning Easter (well... maybe next year).  If you wanted to go the extra mile this Christmas, we ave the tableware for you!  Stun your...
  6. FOOD: LEARN HOW TO COOK THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS MEAL (OR FIND SOMEONE WHO WILL DO IT FOR YOU)...

    FOOD: LEARN HOW TO COOK THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS MEAL (OR FIND SOMEONE WHO WILL DO IT FOR YOU)...

    We have 3 options for your Christmas meal this year: OPTION 1. Always wanted to impress your guests with your Christmas meals.. sign up for one of the courses below and learn how to make the perfect Christmas meal! GHI...
  7. DOOR: MAKE YOUR OWN CHRISTMAS WREATH (OR BUY ONE FOR CHARITY)...

    DOOR: MAKE YOUR OWN CHRISTMAS WREATH (OR BUY ONE FOR CHARITY)...

    Christmas has crept up on on us again and suddenly we are left with the age old problem... how shall we make our Christmas Wreaths this year?  Well... panic not, because we have solutions for everybody! OPTION 1.  Wreath Making Courses in...
  8. A Tiny Apartment Transforms into 24 Rooms

    A Tiny Apartment Transforms into 24 Rooms

    A Tiny Apartment Transforms into 24 Rooms - amazing video that Kensington Design loves! http://youtu.be/Lg9qnWg9kak
  9. Manuel Canovas New Collection

    Manuel Canovas New Collection

    We love the new Manuel Canovas collection - time for a splash of colour in life! Send us an email if you would like us to send you some cuttings or come in to Kensington Design and browse through our...
  10. Vintage Fire Extinguisher Light

    Vintage Fire Extinguisher Light

    Here at Kensington Design we are the proud new owners of this beautiful vintage fire extinguisher light ... currently sitting proudly in our shop window ... maybe it might find a home for Christmas... send us an email if you...
  11. Dress Up Your Thanksgiving Tables ...

    Dress Up Your Thanksgiving Tables ...

    Come into our shop at Kensington Design and dress up your thanksgiving tables with our beautiful tableware... or add some wonderful Autumnal colours to your table decorations with coloured candles...
  12. The Festive Season is Fast Approaching and So Too Are Those All Important Dinner Parties. . .

    The Festive Season is Fast Approaching and So Too Are Those All Important Dinner Parties. . .

    The festive season is fast approaching and so too are those all important dinner parties. Come visit Kensington Design and find a range of furniture and accessories that will fit you needs, taste and budget for all upcoming festivities...
  13. Digital Crystal Swarovski @ the Design Museum - 05 September – 13 January 2013

    Digital Crystal Swarovski @ the Design Museum - 05 September – 13 January 2013

    Kensington Design took some time off last week to check out the exhibition currently showing at the design museum ... below is a summary of a couple of things we loved... Digital Crystal Swarovski @ The Design Museum - 05...
  14. Wrap Up Warm ... Winter is Coming ... and We Think These Fabrics Are Puuuurrrrrrrfect

    Wrap Up Warm ... Winter is Coming ... and We Think These Fabrics Are Puuuurrrrrrrfect

    Here at Kensington Design we have brought out the winter coats ... and what better way to embrace the chilly weather and warm up your home than to add a splash of animal print to you home ... we've even...
  15. New Collection of Cole & Son Wallpaper - Contemporary Restyled

    New Collection of Cole & Son Wallpaper - Contemporary Restyled

    we are loving the new collection of wallpapers by Cole & Son... have a browse through their wallpapers on the link below... WALLPAPER AVAILABLE ONLINE HERE: CONTEMPORARY RESTYLED Designs: PALM JUNGLE PALM RAJAPUR HICKS’ HEXAGON SUMMER LILY LILY WOODS &...
  16. Love This Exhibition Currently Showing ...

    Love This Exhibition Currently Showing ...

    at the Natural History Museum... Kensington Design went to go and see this brilliant exhibition ... but hurry as the show closes this 16th Septemeber... ----------- Animal Inside Out goes more than skin deep, allowing visitors to strip away the...
  17. Milgis Trust Kenya

    Milgis Trust Kenya

    This organisation is amazing ... it's mission is: "To sustain the wildlife, habitat and the pastoral peoples’ way of life in northern Kenya." Check out their amazing work below... http://www.milgistrustkenya.com/gallery.html Also ... as you know we love Camels here at...
  18. Let the Paralympic Games Begin ...

    Let the Paralympic Games Begin ...

    Kensington Design is very excited about the Paralympics at the moment ... we just stumbled across this fantastic sculpture below "John Buckley – Paralympic Athletics Sprinting" https://www.artattheedge.org/artists/category/commissioned-sculptors/john-buckley/
  19. If You Happen to Be Visiting Sydney Anytime Soon...

    If You Happen to Be Visiting Sydney Anytime Soon...

    Kensington Design always has it's ear to the ground and we have heard RAVE reviews of this chic and eclectic cafe (also a wine bar, takeaway food shop... to name a few!!) Not only have we heard that the food...
  20. Shhh...

    Shhh...

    Kensington Design wants to share a well kept secret with the world... This is a wonderful website to find quirky things and experiences in and around London! It will tell you where to take interesting walks around various areas of...
  21. The London Olympics... at Kensington Design

    The London Olympics... at Kensington Design

    Going well so far.....isn't it - The London Olympics.. The only answer a client informed us - was to drink our way through this whole sporting thing. Choose something you never touch - just to give it a sense of...
  22. Mad About Cushions...

    Mad About Cushions...

    We've gone mad about cushions here at Kensington Design ... whatever your choice of cushion pad we've got it... and they are all here in our shop to have a look at... Any size, any type and any shape... we've...
  23. Warm Up for the Olympics... Check out This Exhibition Here in Kensington

    Warm Up for the Olympics... Check out This Exhibition Here in Kensington

    Want to get in the Olympic spirit of things... go and check out this exhibition ... given the intermittent weather at the moment, we've no doubt you will have a spare moment to pop into the gallery ... conveniently located...
  24. Mini Mounts  ...

    Mini Mounts ...

    Kensington Design stumbled across these fun little shelves ... Quirky new product for storage of spontaneous small items... http://www.vitra.com/en-gb/home/products/corniches/gallery/#/5/d9fe1f999cf25e3.jpg
  25. Amazing Lamp from Italy to Us Here at Kensington Design

    Amazing Lamp from Italy to Us Here at Kensington Design

    Kensington Design has just put the most amazing new lamp in a clients house ... Kensington Designs own pictures to follow... Delivered to us all the way from Italy to us here in Kensington (in the heart of London) we...
  26. Kensington Design Recommend ... Art Antiques London

    Kensington Design Recommend ... Art Antiques London

    Right on Kensington Design's doorstep, you can stroll down the road and check out the following art fair... Art Antiques London We particularly loved the Stephanie Hoppen Gallary stand ... http://www.haughton.com/international-fairs/17/exhibitors/219 The London based art and antiques fair finishes next...
  27. Desirable Desk ...

    Desirable Desk ...

    Check out this sleek desk at Marais International: http://www.maraisinternational.com/mobilier-contemporain/BUREAU-Bureau-X470LB-341-4-6-6-1.html Plus we've got one here at Kensington Design if you want to come and check it out in our shop!
  28. Tip... Always Check the Door Swing

    Tip... Always Check the Door Swing

    A tip from Kensington Design ... always check which way your door swing opens before planning a new layout at home... Interesting fact: Why do bedroom doors in older houses often swing into the room? Answer: Bedroom doors often swing...
  29. Photos from the Steet Party This Weekend...

    Photos from the Steet Party This Weekend...

    Mohamed el Banna, owner of Miller of Kensington celebrated being in Stratford Road for 25 years with a large street party. Take a look at some of the photos from the weekend on the Kensington Magazine blog... http://thekensingtonmagazine.com/blog/

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