Posts tagged "nature"
Weekend Design Agenda: The Hive at Kew

Weekend Design Agenda: The Hive at Kew

A magnificent organic shape adorns the skyline thirty minutes south of central London. With a lattice backdrop against the sky and a honeycomb structure, if you haven’t caught sight of The Hive at Kew Gardens, Richmond, near London, then you’re missing out on a multi-sensory experience in one of the most unrivalled garden settings. The immersive...
Those Who Live In Glass Houses...

Those Who Live In Glass Houses…

…should remember to close the curtains before getting changed. They should also check out this list, because there’s a 99% chance I’ve included their home as an example of how glass houses don’t have to be monstrous and clinical, they can be warm and comfortable, and they can place the inhabitant back into nature.
PENSON's Picks: Beds

PENSON’s Picks: Beds

If you enjoy spending time in bed as much as we do, I guarantee you’ll be interested in this week’s PENSON’s Pick: wouldn’t it be so much more acceptable to waste away your weekends beneath the sheets if your bed was magnificent enough to be considered a work of art? Maybe you could even be...
The Best Of Natural Architecture

The Best Of Natural Architecture

“Natural architecture” is a term which is usually understood as a design built using natural materials in a natural setting, but we need to remember that the most beautiful creations on this planet weren’t made by man. Here are some of the most spectacular examples of nature outdoing the human race in architecture over, and...
PENSON's Picks: Mirrors

PENSON’s Picks: Mirrors

Without mirrors today’s society would crumble – how else would we know whether we look like Beyonce or Boyle in the morning? Of course on top of that you have the fact that the right mirror can transform any room into perfection and can act as a beautiful statement piece in an area that might...
PENSON's Picks: Flooring

PENSON’s Picks: Flooring

In the world we live in we’re constantly coming up with new and exciting ways to make a space stand out – statement furniture, intricate wall patterns and quirky light fixtures are now the norm in most households across the country. But what happens when playing around with wallpaper and sofas is no longer enough...