Floral fancies and high design are on the wishlist this May
Warehouse x Barbican Warehouse has paired up with leading international arts centre, the Barbican, for a very design-savvy capsule collection, embellished with bamboo motifs and abstract prints in orange, green and black colourways.
Our new floral crush is Petalon, an online florist offering same-day bicycle deliveries across London and a postal service to the wider UK. The flowers are fresh, fragrant and beautifully styled – and they even offer subscriptions.
Everyone’s favourite Russian-born brand, Vilshenko, has taken a trip to the manicured lawns and lofty interiors of the country manor for SS18. Think English Romanticism meets Eastern-inspired, folkloric flourishes.
Count Me In
We love Bella Gomez’s new board book, which uses clever paper engineering to help young ones learn to count from one to five – all in the company of some very fetching wild animals. £9.99;
5 Wild Numbers at Foyles
Return of the Mac
Country meets city for Hunter Original’s SS18 Refined collection. Playing on the current trend for luxe sportswear, the new season brings a number of iconic outerwear pieces, including an oversized bomber and utilitarian drawstring coat, all made in innovative, water-resistant neon fabrics.
Paperless Post has teamed up with the folks at Meri Meri to create digital, customisable kids’ party invitations as beautifully styled, tactile and – ahem – inviting as the physical alternative.
Off the Rails
This slimline gold coat rack suits a hall or a small bedroom and creates a stylish solution for a narrow nook. With hooks and a shelf, it can hold more than you might expect. £299;
With its minimal design, natural materials and stylish contemporary colourway, nursery mainstay Ooh Noo has turned the simple toy chest-cum-wagon into one of the most stylishly elevated toys ever.