With winter fast approaching, it’s likely that your dining room furniture will see a bit more action – as will your cooking skills! As jumpers become jackets, and jackets become coats, you’ll find yourself uncontrollably inviting people over for dinner. It’s important that your dining room furniture, as well as your living room furniture and home accessories, helps to create a warm and welcoming contemporary environment. Everything down to the layout of your furniture, will affect the style and atmosphere of your dinner party. Dinner Party Season I don’t know if it’s the weather or the imminent arrival of Christmas, but we just love to spend time indoors with friends and family in the winter. Making sure that your home is welcoming, warm and relaxing [&hellip
Monthly Archive:: November 2012
All of our solid oak sideboards, from Belgian designer Ethnicraft, have their own individual contemporary beauty. This beauty could be the grain of the oak, the desgn of the drawers or the lines of the legs; every sideboard is unique. Although it’s much like asking a parent which of their children they like best, we have decided on our top 3 contemporary solid oak sideboards! Let us know what you think by sending us a tweet @4_Living. 1. Oak Double Sideboard The double sideboard is the perfect balance between chunky contemporary design, and beautiful soft oak grain. The gorgeous open shelf enables the sideboard to double up as a contemporary solid oak tv cabinet. The soft light oak tone will provide a healthy juxtapostions with [&hellip
As the weather turns from cold and wet, to colder and wetter, it’s nice to find something fun and original! The ‘Dutch Design Chair’ is essentially a little carboard stool. The chair is available in a number of designs, including a coffee crate, painted wooden planks and a tree trunk. Our personal favourite is the ‘Straw’ (pictured above). The chair is made from 100% recycled cardboard, yet can support a mammoth 30 stone! The Dutch Design Chair comes in a stylish little carboard carry case and can be put together in a minute! Once assembled it can be used as a stool, side table or just general surface. Points for originality and functionality!