Stylish Home Updates For Summer 2018

Are you looking to update your home with a fresh look this summer, or do you like to keep up with what’s new, now and on trend in the world of interiors?

Whether you’re interested in learning more about the latest home accessories or are searching for specific ways to enhance your living space, why not join us in discovering some of the most exciting new summer releases from a selection of leading homeware design brands?


This world-renowned Dutch clock brand has added a number of new wall clocks and alarm clocks to their collection in time for summer, with each design being characterised by the elegantly simple contemporary style Karlsson have become known for, while also bringing something different and innovative to the range. For those of you who like to experiment with and rearrange your home decor when you feel like a change, the Karlsson DIY Cubic Brushed Gold Wall Clock may be ideal. This versatile clock can be made to suit a variety of wall spaces, featuring 12 blocks and 1 hand block with self-adhesive backs, which can be placed in a number of ways to create different shapes and sizes of clock. The unusual clock is a great way to reflect the ongoing gold trend in your home this summer, while it is also sure to be admired by fans of geometric design:Karlsson ClockVoyage Maison

UK brand Voyage Maison have introduced some unique new summery designs to their collection of cushions. Featuring an elegant flowers and bees design, the Voyage Maison Carneum Cinnamon Floral Rectangular Cushion will add style and comfort to many sofas. With luxurious inner pad, this colourful cushion has jedburgh mineral pipe trim and would make a lovely summer home update, especially for a nature enthusiast:

Voyage Maison Cushion

Culinary Concepts

Coastal themed home accessories lend themselves particularly well to summer when many of you may be enjoying spending more time at the coast or eating fish and seafood. If you’re looking to impress guests when hosting summer dinner parties, British brand Culinary Concepts have added some distinctive new tableware and serveware accessories to their collection, including this characterful Nickel Crab Silver Bowl. Sure to be noticed as a decorative piece on its own, it is also perfect for serving nibbles and could be combined with other Culinary Concepts designs to make a stunning set:

Culinary Concepts BowlSeletti

Neon wall decor is perfect for enhancing the atmosphere when hosting summer parties at home. From the BLOW collection by Italian design house Seletti in collaboration with Studio Job, this unusual retro pop art inspired Neon Mouth Lamp would make a bold style statement in the dining room or living room, while bringing a bright warm glow to its surroundings:


Seletti Neon Light

Eva Solo

This Danish design brand offer a variety of stylish and practical accessories for the kitchen, home and out and about, with one of the highlights being their water bottles and carafes. While it’s important to keep hydrated in summer, you may wish for ways to make your drinking water a bit more flavoursome. Eva Solo’s original 1 Litre My Flavour Carafe is a perfect solution; it features a removable skewer so you can add creative combinations of fruit and vegetables to the water, creating your own refreshing flavoured water drinks:

Eva Solo Carafe

Korridor Design

Another innovative Danish design brand, Korridor Design make imaginative and quirky products which are a blend of art and design. This unusual industrial style Grey Concrete Giraffe Ornament features a smooth concrete body and wooden ears and legs. It would be an uplifting decorative addition to many rooms and could be used to enhance a summery look, especially when placed near green plants:


Giraffe OrnamentWraptious

Sure to raise a smile, Wraptious cushions feature beautiful animal and nature designs by various emerging UK artists. Possibly the most summery cushion in the Wraptious collection, this Buttercup Hare Cushion features a glorious design by Kate Findlay, of a patchwork style countryside landscape background in blues, yellows and greens, with an adorable hare in the foreground:Wraptious CushionPols Potten

Known for their modern twist on traditional design, Dutch brand Pols Potten have added a selection of new designs for summer. Perhaps the most striking of their latest releases is this Multicoloured Iridescent Oily Folds Vase. Its summery tones of pink, blue and yellow will vary in different light, making it ideal for sunny days. Sure to catch the eye when placed on a windowsill or dining room table, the ceramic vase could be used for displaying flowers or simply as a decorative piece:Pols Potten Vase


If you’re looking for those little finishing touches to your home decor or ways to add some extra illumination on a summer’s evening, artisan home fragrance specialists Paddywax have introduced some delightful new candles which are ideal for the warmer months. One of the highlights is their Confetti collection, featuring playful colours, metallic accents and complex fragrances, making them both luxurious and fun. Each of the candles is unique, with a hand-painted porcelain vessel boasting a speckled design reminiscient of confetti. This three-wick 14oz Blue Cactus Flower & Coconut Confetti candle is distinctly summery, with its tropical scent and blue, pink and gold colours. Once the wax has been used up, it would make a lovely plant pot for displaying your indoor summer plants:

Paddywax Candle

If you haven’t already, why not discover the latest in stylish and unusual home accessories, including a diverse selection at Hurn and Hurn from the brands mentioned above and more, plus our exclusive Hurn & Hurn Discoveries collection.

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