Sunday, 11 November 2012

Lush Designs at home

What could be more lovelier than a velvety chair that used to belong to Nana?

 I'LL tell you what - a velvety chair flanked by two Lush designs shades and cradling a comely OWL cushion in its velourous seat.

AND while your at it, may I invite you to admire the glistening shrine that is the fireplace - recently tarted up with a bit of Dutch Metal Leaf. Took Hours, and I've still got varnish and golden flaky bits stuck to my good cardigan.

If you're likin' the look, the Owl cushion, Cat shade and Pig with Clouds shade are all available from:

Sunday, 4 November 2012

Aye, tis HOME in Dartmouth

Be ye a salty old sea-dog just a rollin'into port and lookin' for some home accessories?

Well shiver-me-timbers - just lookee at this harvest-festive, all hallows-evenish, seasons of mists and mellow fruity, veg-tastic display at Lush Designs stockist HOME in Dartmouth

Thursday, 1 November 2012

Rodgers and Livings, the early years

Whilst clearing out some old files, this, our first ever business card turned up. Note the hand-rendered lettering (no computers in them days).

We called ourselves "Artists to the stars" on the strength of Diana Ross having once bought some earrings we'd made.  The logical extension of this being an imagineered composite of Irish Crooner Val Doonican wearing one of the papier maché constructions we were making at the time.

Mind you, we did have some famous earring customers,
here's Siouxie Sioux and wacky Pamela Stevenson looking very '80s in the '80s with some our Lushlobes earrings