So it's well worth viewing the comprehensive collection of The Old French Mirror Company. Regular visits to France ensure the stock is constantly updated, and there's a wide variety of styles from the gilded and ornate to the painted.
Prices start at around pounds 750 up to pounds 2, 500. Call: 0118 9482 444/ or visit www. oldfrenchmirrors. comFOR home or for office, revamp your desk with this Lola lamp in lilac, pounds 22, from Habitat, stockists 0845 6010740MATALAN'S new autumn range is so desirable that it's difficult to stop piling things into the trolley. Luckily, the prices are so reasonable you can splurge guilt-free.
It's easy to go retro with a set of four black stacking oval frames to use as occasional tables, pounds 40; a red glass bud vase, pounds 6; 20 cube rubber lights, pounds 12. And the leatherette cube, pounds 20, is a great buy.
www. matalan. co. ukTHIS pretty cushion features an orchid design from the Elizabeth Blackadder collection of floral prints by Andrew Martin, pounds 39. 90 a metre, stockists 020 7225 5100 or www. andrewmartin. co. uk
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|Publication:||Daily Post (Liverpool, England)|
|Date:||Sep 16, 2004|
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