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Spruce up your interior for the festive and coldest season of the year. This is the one occasion when you can indulge and treat yourself to a few useful and some not not quite so useful new additions to your home. 




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Dress to impress and slip this little number on your tree …. it will be the talk of the turkey dinner! Glyndebourne Architectural Christmas Bauble by Halcyon Days, £40,





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Add a warm glow to your room with this stunning selection of different size Lanterns, Tantallon Lantern, from £6.00-£88.00,


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If in need of some colour in your home .... and not just during the festive season, this stunning extra wide hand embroided Suzani Bolster Cushion will breath new life into your living space, Suzani Embroided Decorative Bolster Pillow, £89.84 (120cm x 45cm), DecorIkatPillows via





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Create a show stopping centrepiece with this decorative metal urn, £125,




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A perfect addition to a festive dinner table, Boreal Forest Juice Glass, £12 each,





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These Golden Retrievers are a perfect treat for dog lovers and keep the logs perfectly in place, Ken Fulk Retriever Andirons, £234.12, (international shipping)





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Avoid a complete blackout with this very stylish lampshade, 40cm Black with Pink Palu Lampshade, £150,





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Inject some colourful glamour to your tree with these pretty baubles, Etched Mercury Glass Ornaments, Red Onion, £7.05,   (international shipping)





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A very stylish alternative to the more traditional version made of black cockerel feather with 12 bore gun cartridges, £50, SomersetFeatherCo via





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Get into the Christmas spirit with this beautifully crafted double light arch, Ratags Double Light Arch Pitman, EUR 264, (international shipping)





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If you are agonising over what to give those who have absolutely everything, this soap set with personalised initials is coming to the rescue, Williams-Sonoma Home Monogrammed Oval Soaps (Set of 3), £46.07,   (international shipping)





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Create an eye-catching feature with this Large tapestry bolster cushion, Large Bolster Cushion made from a needlepoint tapestry of Venus at her mirror (100cm x 45cm), £125, eclecticchair via





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Finish of a cushion or wrap a present for someone very special with this gorgeous woven ribbon from Uzbekistan, Uzbek cotton woven dark red-green ribbon, £8.29 (for approx 5.5 - 6 yards), businka34 via





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For a cozy winter look, this lampshade is a perfect match, Green Crisscross Lampshade,




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Although it is supposed to be a table runner, quite frankly this piece of handembroided craftsmanship would equally be a lovely choice if you like to create a fun and colourful feature on your wall....could also be mounted and  framed for addition impact, Silk  embroided Table Runner from Uzbekistan, £273.60 (26"x 65"),  Rumirugsandtextiles  via




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For a festive table setting, these candlesticks are an absolute must have, Metal Art Candlestick by House Additions, Sale at £27.32,



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These Suzani cushions from Uzbekistan are one of my top picks if you are in need of sprucing up your sofas or chairs, Green Decorative Suzani Pillow, £48.58 (worldwide shipping), DecorIkatPillows via




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For a slightly more minimalist look without missing out on the glamour effect, this wall mirror is a great choice, Tribeca Triple Wall Mirror - Antique Copper, £199, Christmas 16: 14 LSEMP230LIKHER_OFF

Create a warm glow to your living space with this Ikat shade, 30cm Empire Linen Ikat Shade Heraldic, £55,





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Wether it is used as a bedcover or wallhanging, this beautiful Uzbek handmade silk suzani embroidery will provides a very eye-catching focal point, Handmade Silk Embroidery Suzani On Green a7927, £210.53, easttreasures via





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Suspend this beautiful Pyramid from your ceiling for a truly festive atmosphere, Deckenpyramide Wald, EUR 410, (international shipping)





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Go for the cozy look with this pretty lampshade, Kelmi Red Lampshade, £285,





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For just a touch of winter warmth on your sofas, this velvet cushion is a brilliant choice for that seasonal touch, Green Black Red Velvet Ikat Cushion, £59.03, pillow via





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For those who are still on the look-out for something decorative on their table or mantlepiece, this eye-catching Pine Tree Topiary will sit very pretty on any surface, MacKenzie-Childs Pine Tree Topiary, $125,   (international shipping)





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Add some festive glamour to your interior with this silk hand embroided cushion (49cm x 49cm), Red Suzani Pillow Cover, £99.84, pillowme via




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No need to get any butterflies in your stomach if you treat yourself to this rather glamorous side table, Gold Butterfly Side Table, £225,





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Be brave and go for a bit of luxury with this beautiful embroided fabric,  Applique Suzani Medallions Toile Fabric (3.5 Yards), £283.09, elegantfabrics1 via






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Treat yourselves to a very special candle lit dinner with this unusual teal light holder, Gold Multi Tea Light Holder, £45,




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Be one of a few who can enjoy stepping across this very decorative rug, Samba Rug (274cm x 183cm), £1495,




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Not just for the festive season but here to stay is this pretty cushion cover, Pillow Cover /2, £55.87, Rumirugsandtextiles via




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For a perfect decorative addition to a mantlepiece or dinner table go for this feather tree, Green Glitter Feather Christmas Tree, £18.95,





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If you are in desperate need for some bling in your home, this gold leafed and natural leather cow hide rug is an absolute Must Have! Gold Star Cowhide Rug (120cm x 180cm), £329,




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Using natural stones in various shapes or forms is very much the current trend and looks fab as part of this table lamp, Agate Table Light, £95,




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Inject a playful element to your floor with this very decorative hand loomed cotton rug,  Medallion Flatware Rug Black, from £935.52,   (international shipping)





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Create an impressive wall feature with these Bagues style vintage two arm gilt and rock crystal sconces, Vintage Bagues Style Two-Arm Rock Crystal Bird Parrot Jansen Sconces, £4349.65, (Dealer Ref No.: SC554)   (international shipping)





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Should you need additional seating over the Christmas period and beyond why not do it in style with this natural Goat hide stool, Wildwood Stool, $899,    (international shipping)




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If you need to put some guests up on your sofa bed offer some privacy with this stunning paravent or just use it to hide things behind it which you do not always want to look at, Paravent Haussmann, - for queries and orders please contact me on [email protected]  (international shipping)





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Resembling an oversized ice cube this stunning and very original acrylic side table captures the interesting features of a wooden branch, Bout de Canape Nilleq Hekla,   (international shipping)




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Sit back and relax in style with this mid century looking chair with a distinct Berber pattern finish, Mina Print Constantin Armchair, £650,




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Enjoy the outdoors indoors with this unusual sideaboard,





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Keep your belongings stored without having to hide them in a dark corner of the house with this good looking large basket, Storage Basket in King Size, £177.14, africanbaskets via





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Add some festive spirit to your dinner table with these place mats in gold and silver, Stag Gold / Silver Placemat, £12 each,




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You can stay neutral and still add festive glamour to your interior with these linen/velvet cushions,  Ottoman Floral Velvet Applique Lumbar Pillow, £94.01 (Sales Price),   (international shipping)




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For the chic chalet/winter look, this chair is an absolute must-have, Mercian Goat Hair Armchair, £545,





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Warm colours in a cold climate makes this storage basket a useful and eye-catching addition to your household, XXL Large African Laundry Basket, £225.67, africanbaskets via





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This is a great find for those lovers of all shaggy furniture. Being just a bit different from the usual  ‘crowd’ they look fantastic in any interior wether a mountain chalet or a contemporary city pad, Massoud Alala 40”L Sheepskin Bench, $1511.20 (Sales Price),   (international shipping)




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The fabulous face and interesting use of warm earthy colours on this cushion will provide a unique feature on any seating area, Tretchikoff ‘Swazi Girl’ Cushion, £65,




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For an additional injection of warm, inviting hues, this rug would provide a cozy cover for any type of flooring, Woven Konak Rug (different sizes), from £48,





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Transform your entrance door with this large and beautifully put together wreath, Pheasant Feather Wreath, £35, SomersetFeatherCo via





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Relax in this super stylish leather chair with a higher than usual back, Oak Leather Chair, $1039.20 (Sales Price),   (international shipping)





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This thick hand knotted pile carped from Nepal is my top pick for cozy winter flooring, Coquelicot Rug, $1319,   (international shipping)





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For a perfect mantelpiece ornament, these wood finials provide a great feature, Wood Finials (3-Piece Set), $275,   (international shipping)




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There is always need of occasional seating for extra guests, so why not do it in style with this leather stool, Warona Leather Bench, $699,   (international shipping)





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This is also the time for getting umbrellas out so why not create a feature and keep them handy in this very unique umbrella stand, Fornasetti Trompe l’oeil Vasi Antiche Umbrella Stand, £1050,


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Chill out after a busy festive season on this very inviting vintage with a contemporary twist looking cowhide sofa, Liberty Sofa (Low Back),





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Out of Africa comes to your home with this very decorative basket which is produced in Zimbabwe, Medium Handmade Binga Basket-ZB145, £25, HuckleberryBaskets via







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