Eastern style furnishings for your home

PUBLISHED: 10:58 02 February 2016

Sorvino cabinet

Sorvino cabinet


It’s the Chinese New Year, so with no ‘monkeying around’ Sue Bromley presents some fabulous Eastern style furnishings

1. Besselink & Jones is a British company whose first commission was for stylish library lights destined for Windsor Castle. Their hand built lighting is certainly treasure and this Chinese musician lamp is £599, see www.besselink.com


2. Large bell shape lampshade made from vintage, Japanese silk, kimono fabric and lined in black cotton fabric can be used as a ceiling pendant or table/floor lamp. £120 from www.corpo-sancto.com


3. Pair of Chinese dragon style bookends in polyresin, £36.50 from www.withinhome.com


4. Fine Chinese ginger jar ceramic table lamp base with delicately coloured butterfly and dragon fly motif, £116.80 from www.darlighting.co.uk. Match with a luxury gold pleated shade for a classic effect


5. Pretty Chinese style cabinet in a blue lacquer finish and decorated with butterflies and flowers in gold leaf. £150 from furnish.co.uk


6. Sorvino cabinet with floral and geometric patterns in soft silvery gold tones against a black lacquer finish. The front and sides are decorated with delicately painted panels and mother of pearl figures, depicting classical Japanese scenes. £295 from www.chandeliersandmirrors.co.uk



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