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Merchant: john julian design

Say hello to the latest beautiful thing to drop into my inbox, all handcrafted in the sleepy village of Burcombe in the UK!

John Julian Design is designer/sculptor Julian Sainsbury, and he’s responsible for some very minimally elegant bowls, plates, mortar and pestles, and serving bowls.

His kitchen tablewares are wonderfully classic, but with an original edge — they manage to feel new and different, even in their simplicity. Not an easy task! I especially love the Britannia range of porcelain tableware, with illustrations by Laura Carlin.

You can find out more about John Julian Design over on their website, or…

Merchant: hale mercantile co.

Don’t you hate it when you buy some brand new bedding and then just a few weeks later the most magnificently gorgeous linen brand drops right in your inbox? I’m kicking myself now, but this is definitely going on the list of Things I Must Have!

Hale Mercantile Co. are a new Melbourne-based company manufacturing a stunning range of luxury European linen, covering everything from sheets and throws to towels and table cloths. I’m completely in love with the soft textures and muted colour palettes of the entire range! Their catalogue — available on their website — is beautifully put…