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Grey interiors ideas...

Grey interiors ideas...

It’s no secret that Raft Furniture is a haven of greys, neutrals and crisp whites…We’re here to debunk the myth that grey equates to dull and share our love for the ultimate neutral with you. 

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Cosy reading corner ideas

Cosy reading corner ideas

Creating a cosy reading corner is a personal interior design project that you will never regret undertaking. With the ability to offer an unused nook a magnetic force, creating a cosy reading corner is the ultimate act of self-care. These reading corner ideas will transform an unused corner or alcove into a haven for relaxation and guilt-free indulgence.  Step by step guide to creating the perfect cosy reading corner 1. Declutter a quiet and unused corner or alcove so you're starting with a blank canvas.  2. Natural lighting is an asset so take advantage of it as an interior design tool. If near a...

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4 ways to welcome the Autumn in seasonal style

4 ways to welcome the Autumn in seasonal style

To us, welcoming the Autumn in seasonal style means paying tribute to the smell of spiced cinnamon, the sound of crunching leaves, the sight of warm colours in the trees, the feeling of steam rising from your coffee or hot chocolate in the crisp outdoor air... Welcoming the Autumn in style means reflecting the natural beauty, comfort and cosiness that the season brings in our homes. This is how we are dressing our interiors to befit the changing of the seasons:  1. Layering  You already know about layering t-shirts, jumpers, coats and scarves but what we're talking about is layering in your home. Start from...

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Raft does Black Friday (properly)

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Raft does Black Friday (properly)

For Black Friday only, discounts available across our range to be announced... When is Black Friday?  This year, 2020, Black Friday will be 27th November. Black Friday is an annual shopping celebration, inspired by the US and the date always falls the weekend after Thanksgiving.  What is Black Friday? Black Friday is an annual shopping tradition that sees the best sales, deals and discounts in the high street and beyond.  What to expect from the Raft Black Friday sale  At Raft we reckon that if you’re going to do Black Friday, you may as well do it properly. We’re offering...

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How to create industrial interiors

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How to create industrial interiors

To know how to create industrial interiors you must have an understanding of the two fundamental pillars that underpin the aesthetic. The first is minimalism and the second is durability. Industrial interiors entered the mainstream over forty years ago, marking a transition from the refined to the (seemingly) unrefined. However, as with all interior design projects, effectively executing industrial style interiors takes meticulous attention to detail.  The bare necessities     The roots of industrial interiors are not in the on-demand New York loft apartments but in the warehouses from which they have been converted and modelled. For this reason, practical furnishing is key....

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