Behind the Design

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

The new designs see four subjects that might be seen as twee, transformed into a much more contemporary reincarnation - the same vision as five years ago. This time I opened up the brief to both country and city life, choosing two icons from each - a bird, deer, red telephone box and black cab.

Women in Business Q&A: Karin Sun, Founder, Crane & Canopy

Laura Dunn | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK
Laura Dunn

Karin Sun is the founder of San Francisco-based online luxury bedding brand Crane & Canopy. In 2012, after being frustrated with trying to furnish the...

WATCH: These Dishes Clean Themselves

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Tech

If the basic human tasks you have to complete in order to stay alive are getting too much bother, some designers in Sweden might have an answer. Th...

Maison 2013: Interior Trends to Watch Out for This Year

Kelly Hoppen | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kelly Hoppen

This is the perfect time to spend a little bit of money in new throws, bedding, and cushion covers. Textured pieces I love this season include sheep skin throws on the floor, cashmere covers for hot water bottles and items with mixed textures such as satin mixed with wool or linen mixed with boiled wool.

Top Tips for Decorating Your Home This Christmas

Kelly Hoppen | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kelly Hoppen

Although I love all the traditional decorations around Christmas, I also like to add a modern spin on things. In the past, I have painted holly and berries white and added them to a bowl of coloured baubles.

Charlie Thomas

M&S Slows Sales Slide

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 06.11.2012 | UK

Profits at Marks and Spencer were better than expected and the decline in sales has slowed, but its underlying pre-tax profit still fell to £296.8 mi...

Beyond Expats - M&S Seeks Foreign Shoppers With New Website Launches

Charlie Thomas | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

Marks & Spencer is expanding its overseas offerings with four new European websites being launched on 19 November. The new localised sites, in Germ...

Dixons Waves Goodbye To Own Brand Website

Charlie Thomas | Posted 08.10.2012 | UK

Dixons Retail, the tech and electricals brand which owns PC World and Currys, will close its dixons.co.uk website tomorrow. It will instead focus o...

M&S Share Prices Fall After Top Exec Confesses 'We Were Caught Out By Snow'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK

Marks & Spencer revealed a surprise fall in sales on Tuesday after admitting it ran out of stock on some of its best-selling lines of womenswear. T...