February 2017

Fleeting Clocks by Nacho Carbonell, shown this year at Spazio Rossana Orlandi in Milan

Nacho Carbonell is a conceptual artist and designer whose work can leave you scratching your head when you first see it. But there is method in the madness and Carbonell's oeuvre is as much for the mind as the eye.

Naga by Gan

It's fresh, modern and textured..the Naga rug by Spanish brand Gan is perfect for rooms with a blue/grey/green colour scheme

Fiskars New Generation of axes

If you have a wood-burning stove, you may find yourself having to become the Ray Mears of the house and chop logs on a regular basis. So make sure you've got a good sharp axe to hand

Lisa Pappon apples start at £95

These gorgeous ceramic apples come in many colours and size. Large ones make fabulous pieces of sculpture..which you can perch your bottom on...for the garden