The semiotics of sitcom sofas (or How these iconic couches wormed their way into your memories)

The simplicity of a sitcom concept is part of what makes it successful. Every week (or several times a night once it’s all online)...

Must Watch! The Man in The High Castle chosen by Frances Anderton

Each week we ask a respected film or furniture expert to recommend a film or series that should be on all our 'To Watch' lists. This week our Must Watch is...

Here we go again! Exploring Mamma Mia 2 set decor

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again was a box office hit in the summer of 2018, achieving a UK opening of £9.74 million. A real feel-good musical, the film...

Must Watch! Once Upon A Time In The West chosen by Malcolm Garrett

Each week we ask a respected film or furniture expert to recommend a film to watch or a book to read. This week our Must Watch is chosen by Artistic Director of...

Must Watch! ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ chosen by William West

Each week we ask a film/furniture expert or fan to recommend a film to watch (or book to read). This week our Must Watch is chosen by...

Raising the roof: Rooftops in film

Home improvement expert Matt West got in touch with Film and Furniture to us ask if we'd like to hear about his fascination with rooftops in film and movies.F&F asked him: Why rooftops?!MW: If...

5 film scenes which make inspiring use of plants

Award-winning interior landscape designer Ian Drummond, picks out his favourite plants in the movies.Houseplants have never been hotter, and creative interior planting is becoming increasingly easy to achieve. Indoor gardening...

Rule’s Don’t Apply: Fabulous 50s furniture and decor

Steeped in 50's Hollywood glamour, the fabulous set design and furniture in Warren Beatty's Rules Don't Apply (released in USA last November and arriving in UK and Europe throughout...

My 5 Favourite Film Set Interiors by Cornelia De Ruiter, Founder of Homewings

Interior designer and founder of Homewings, Cornelia De Ruiter shares with Film and Furniture her 5 favourite film set interiors.1. Breakfast at Tiffany’sThis film...

The Byers’ Brown Sofa in Stranger Things

In this Guest Feature, author, design journalist and colour expert Kassia St Clair discusses her fondness for the Byers brown sofa in Stranger Things.Stranger Things is a big hit for Netflix. A...

How the Art Deco set design of The Great Gatsby embodies the essence of the 1920s (and win the movie!)

Art Deco furniture is experiencing a revival right now. In this guest feature, Hannah Russell - co-founder of online...

Art in Film: Skyfall, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Goodfellas and Red Dragon

Guest Feature By Eleanor Elliott-Rathbone a graphic designer with a penchant for movies whom, we at Film and Furniture, met on Twitter discussing the power...

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