Home and Garden

Home and Garden brings readers news of the latest home accessories and luxury furnishings for the interior and exterior of your property.

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Scottish treats from The House of Bruar

Scottish treats from The House of Bruar

By LAURA TOOGOOD Scotland has a special place in my heart. My first experience of the country was competing at Blair Castle International Horse Trials with my horse, The Fieldmaster. The event also hosts a country fair and boasts dramatic and captivating scenery. Furthermore, my brother attended the University of Edinburgh, which was a great excuse to […]

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Jonty Hearnden’s Antiques Guide: Furniture

Jonty Hearnden’s Antiques Guide: Furniture

The Sloaney is pleased to be partnering with BBC presenter Jonty Hearnden on a three part series about art, jewellery and furniture for our Home and Garden section. In the first feature, Jonty discussed art and this week he moves on to talk about the value of furniture. Jonty reveals that there have been some surprise […]

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Bloom & Wild: Fresh flowers forever!

Bloom & Wild: Fresh flowers forever!

There is nothing nicer than being on the receiving end of a surprise bouquet of fresh flowers. Bright buds and floral scents are bound to brighten up anyone’s day. Here at The Sloaney we have decided that you don’t always need someone else to be sending the flowers as a gift in order to enjoy […]

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The Atkinsons Home Collection

The Atkinsons Home Collection

Scented candles are so important for providing a finishing touch to the interior of your house. With a dancing flame, they help create atmosphere but can also offer a distinctive scent that you associate with ‘coming home’. Finding the right scent can prove a challenge but we were recently introduced to Atkinsons, which is a […]

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Jonty Hearnden’s Antiques Guide: Fine Art

Jonty Hearnden’s Antiques Guide: Fine Art

The Sloaney is delighted to partner with BBC presenter Jonty Hearnden on a three part series about art, jewellery and furniture. Jonty will be exclusively revealing to readers what is hot or not in the auction markets and how you could be overpaying for the insurance of your antiques. In the first feature, we are […]

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A restful night with Soak and Sleep

A restful night with Soak and Sleep

A number of factors can give you trouble sleeping at night. The temperature of the room, the amount of light, noise, too much caffeine… and so on! However, one of the most influential factors for getting a good night of sleep is your bed linen. When you stay in a plush hotel you will often […]

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The new Lacaze showroom showcases luxurious handmade furniture

The new Lacaze showroom showcases luxurious handmade furniture

Earlier this month, The Sloaney team attended the launch of a new showroom by Lacaze on the Kings Road in Chelsea. Glamorous guests were treated to chilled fizz and a selection of canapés at the sophisticated soiree, which showcased an impressive selection of key pieces for the home. Following our successful visit to Grand Designs […]

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Sloaney TV: A day at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Sloaney TV: A day at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is in full swing for 2014. This year’s event started with beautiful sunny skies and warm temperatures, which certainly brought a smile to the faces of guests arriving on Monday. A host of VIPs, familiar faces and press gathered with great excitement for a first glimpse at the various exhibits […]

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Impressive luxury products showcased at Grand Designs Live

Impressive luxury products showcased at Grand Designs Live

WORDS: SARAH BACON ¦ IMAGES: ANTONY NEWTON If you love spectacular designs, luxury interiors and innovative ecological home initiatives there is only one place you should be this week.  Grand Designs Live has arrived in London and it is currently home to some of the world’s leading products and experts. The event is celebrating its […]

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Feu de Beaumont: Luxury, gold-plated scented candles

Feu de Beaumont: Luxury, gold-plated scented candles

Finding the perfect scented candle is like discovering a little pot of gold and it is almost as difficult, too. The market is currently saturated with products that often disappoint. Discovering something special for your home that features the right combination of fragrances, a long burning time and good scent proliferation is difficult. If you […]

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Titchmarsh & Goodwin Showroom Launch: Stunning furniture and luxury interiors

Titchmarsh & Goodwin Showroom Launch: Stunning furniture and luxury interiors

If you are looking to invest in some stunning furniture for your home, a visit to the new Titchmarsh & Goodwin showroom on the King’s Road is essential. The company has been creating luxury interiors since 1920 and we recently attended the launch party for the spacious new flagship store.   On the evening of […]