Linen cushions by Rapture & Wright

That bellweather of British taste, John Lewis, says 'flamingo' has been one of the most popular search words on its website and sales of all things flamingo have been rocketing. Well, they are very beautiful so we've tracking down some quality, tasteful and eco friendly flamingo-themed homewares to lift the spirits over the winter months

Closca helmets are a bit of Spanish design

Not a decorative accessory for the mantelpiece but an award-winning Closca helmet is certainly a piece of safety attire that will turn heads as well as protect them

Keep your desk tidy with Mad Lab storage boxes and pen holders

Mad Lab likes to think small. Choose from Useful or Soul objects, all hand-made from sustainable woods

Transylvania birdhouse by Gary Edwin Wild, 80cm, £150

Gary's left London to return to his native Northumberland...and he's so thrilled to back in the bosom of nature that he's designed a charming collection of houses for our discerning feathered friends