debenhamsathome7Debenhams kindly sent me shopping to take a look at their homeware department after I missed the launch for the Ben de Lisi Debenhams apartment at  Cheval Three Quays. I’ve heard it overlooks the River Thames by London Bridge I bet that’s a dreamy view. I’ve just moved into a new flat so this all came at the right time! 

The Ben de Lisi Home collection is gorgeous! I’m madly in love with the ruched bedding, I seem to go for anything grey lately, the muted tones, with a bit of colour, sang to me. What I really liked about the collection and the styling, was the use of finishing touches and “minimilist accents of fun”. My attention is always drawn to those little things that make a huge difference and give a room personality.

debenhamsathome9So, with that in mind, I went for things that would suit different areas of my new pad. I picked up a million things but ended up going for all the items I was originally drawn to! I loved the mini cabinets, perfect for storing all my junk.

For my room, I wanted extra storage. But, not just a boring box. I loved the idea of mini cabinets, perfect for storing all my junk. These ones I picked up straight away, love at first sight. The detailing on the handles is just too much! I love the rustic, feel of the brushed paint. I’m all about vintage-styling, and the style matches my exposed brick walls perfectly.

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I raided the cushions next, these silver velvet cushions are from the Debenhams Home Collection. I loveee them. They seem to be rotating between my room and the living room (depending where I am) because they are that comfy!

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I matched them with some existing cushions I have, as well as my uber-tacky leopard print covers.

I decided the walls looked a little bare, and I wasn’t digging the existing artwork up in the flat. So, being a massive geek (not ashamed) I picked up some wooden frames, also from the Home Collection, for three Star Wars prints I have.

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Check out my Wookie…!

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He makes noises… Anyway, the frames are perfect. Of course, loving dark colours I went for black frames but I think they stand out from the white background on the prints.

debenhamsathome12To finish things off, I found this cute LED tea lights! I should have taken a video, as they flicker and look pretty realistic!

debenhamsathome11 It meant I could use a candle holder I’ve had forever, without worrying that I’ll set the room on fire!

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I’m yet to find my candle holders for the other tea lights in the pack (they’re somewhere in a box I’m yet to unpack), but I think I’ll just dot them around.

I need to go back to Debenhams in the near future, as I’m madly in love with a beautiful throw. Yes. It happens.

Sarah x