Pick of the best products for November

PUBLISHED: 13:09 07 November 2014 | UPDATED: 13:09 07 November 2014

Late Turner-inspired brolly

Late Turner-inspired brolly


Keep the rain at bay and brighten up your hallway with one of these quirky umbrellas

1. Artistic umbrellas

Keep the rain at bay and brighten up your hallway with one of the following online options:

a. Late Turner snow storm umbrella, £35, shop.tate.org.uk.

b. Cosmos large umbrella, £20 www.sciencemuseumshop.co.uk

c. Colour-changing skyline umbrella, £25, www.museumoflondonshop.co.uk

2. Four-piece brand

Tefal’s brand new range of cookware, the Mineral Signature Range, comprises a four-piece collection that would be a great addition to any kitchen. The dark grey cast-aluminium pieces are all dishwasher safe and include a 3.2L stewpot with cast lid (£75), two roasters priced at £50 and £54 a 24cm shallow pan with cast lid (£72). Available at John Lewis Ashford, Tunbridge Wells and Bluewater, www.johnlewis.com

3. Quirky carpet

Crucial Trading’s latest collection is Wool Fabulous, an eye catching design in five colourways. Priced at £140m2 the 100 per cent wool carpet would be perfect for livening up a staircase. Local stockists include K2 Specialist Flooring, West Malling, 01322 664315, Trade Carpets, Tunbridge Wells 01424 721221, Barsleys Department Store, Paddock Wood, 01892 833464 or visit www.crucial-trading.com

4. Designer day

If you feel in need of a little designer inspiration Wendy Newman’s Designer for the Day service (www.designerforaday.co.uk) could provide just that. Shown here with her mood board for a living room for a Victorian country house in Kent, for a £300 fee she will spend six hours looking over your chosen interiors area and come up with a written report providing inspiration, suggestions, stockist tips and more. Wendy works across the Kent area.

5. New from Nubi

The clean lines of the new Nidi Bedroom Collection from Nubi adds up to a clean look for kids’ bedrooms. All products are available in 14 different colours with prices from £270 for the Den Desk up to £981 for the Canopy Bed and £1999 for the wardrobe with shelves. Visit www.nubie.co.uk or call 01825 724160.

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