Culture Vulture Direct delivers unique items for your home; and gifts inspired from a world well-travelled. Celebrating the creativity of artisans from around the world, often using traditional crafts with a contemporary twist, they provide you with the chance to journey to Russia, South America, Italy and New England from the comfort of your armchair as they seek out the perfect finds. See our feature on travel movies and Culture Vulture Direct top picks >
Vintage Cushions is the creative outlet for fabric devotee Nichollette Yardley-Moore who sources and collects rare, pre-loved vintage fabrics, scarves and original flags, which she transforms into beautiful bespoke made one-of-a-kind cushions. “Art for your couch” made in Britain, designed and lovingly hand-sewn by Nichollette herself.
When sourcing one-of-a-kind furniture and decor we find ourselves returning again and again to Pamono, the marketplace specializing in distinctive design objects and the stories behind them. Among their thousands of design offerings, we can always spot a selection of fabulous furniture classics featured in some of our favourite movies.
Founded in Tuscany, Italy in 1963, in the course of three generations Arnolfo di Cambio has become one of Italy’s leading glass manufacturers. They make probably the coolest whiskey tumbler ever created, the 1974 CIBI tumbler. Made from hand blown crystal glass, it was featured in Sci-Fi classic Blade Runner.
We are delighted to partner with leading luxury retailer The Conran Shop to bring you furniture, lighting, home accessories and gifts from some of the most iconic and up-and-coming designers from around the world, many of which feature on the big screen. We also offer exclusive discounts on their furniture and lighting from time to time.
Directblinds.co.uk are the next day blind company supplying quality made to measure window blinds direct to consumers across the UK. With over 40 years’ experience in manufacturing and supplying all types of window blind products, their vast range of fabrics and materials are drawn from all leading UK suppliers.
With 36 stores around the UK and a straight forward no frills website, dwell was founded to create great furniture design that doesn’t cost a fortune and to make the experience of updating your home as easy as possible. They carry most of the range in stock so you don’t have to wait ages whether it is for a sofa or a bed. We took a well overdue look around London’s Tottenham Court Road store recently and were struck by how many of their stylish, cost effective furniture reminded us of pieces from some of our favourite film and TV sets.
One of the leading suppliers of decorating materials in the UK. Established in 1904 they are still a family run business and have a wealth of advice and experience freely available. Carrying the widest range of paint available online including Farrow & Ball, Dulux, Earthborn, Sanderson and Little Greene.
YDesign Group offers the best in modern and contemporary lighting, furnishings, and decorative plumbing to design driven consumers. YLighting, the flagship brand is the leading modern lighting retailer in the US and offers more than 10,000 designs from top international brands. YLiving was later launched to provide access to exceptional modern furniture and accessories.
For our USA clients we recommend 2Modern, the modern furniture and lighting retailer for upscale modern design – an authorized dealer for iconic brands including Knoll, Flos, Louis Poulsen, and Artemide; and contemporary brands like Tom Dixon, Kartell, Gandia Blasco, and Moooi. Many of their products have been featured in films.