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Christmas is Coming!
I know, we can’t quite believe it either, but it’s that time of year again, the time to start thinking about the approaching festive season.
We know how important the Christmas period is and we want to do all we can to help make it as stress-free as possible. We want to help you choose the items that will make your celebrations special, and make sure they get to you in time to for the holidays!
As many of our items are hand-crafted, we recommend placing your order around 8 – 12 weeks in advance. This is to ensure your items, in this exceptionally busy period, arrive in time for your celebrations.
The dining room is the room many people want to get right for Christmas – and understandably so. It’s the room in which we gather to eat, drink and entertain – the hub of the house for those few weeks. So make a statement and wow your guests with a stunning new dining table, and add an elegant set of chairs to banish the dreaded emergency seat! Natural wooden designs are a great choice as they not only look fantastic, but are also naturally hardwearing, and age beautifully with time. Try Carl Hansen and Cherner for solid wood designs, both of which come in a selection of shapes and sizes.
Extending tables are also extremely popular in the run-up to Christmas. We have a great collection available online, which includes our newest design, the Punt Transalpina Table – a sophisticated and streamlined wooden piece available in oak or beech.
The Sovet Slim 10 Extendable Table is a contemporary option with its glass top and glossy HPL extension. It is available in either white, with a black extension, or vise-versa.
For those with smaller dining spaces, we can highly recommend the Kristalia Oops Extendable Table, which is compact in size and has a top that extends from 125cm to 180cm.
Lounge areas are also important during the festive period. Sofa beds come in exceptionally handy when you need to accommodate extra guests, and longer length sofas are handy for when everyone crams into the living room after dinner!
Softline make gorgeous, quality sofa beds in electric shades, all at great value prices. Our star piece is the Jasper Sofa Bed in vibrant yellow.
If you need a new, larger sofa we can highly recommend the Vitra XL Polder as its unique shape allows both lounging and sitting. It’s an ideal piece that is perfect for the festive season and beyond.
Modular sofa’s also offer spacious flexibility, and the Mags Modular Sofa is a fantastic option. Made up of wide, comfortable modules, this piece can be whatever you need it to be. For more combinations see our product page online.
Finally, the hotly-anticipated BarberOsgerby collection for Knoll does not disappoint. The three-seater Asymmetric Sofa is wide enough to fit a number of sitters and its sophisticated shape would look fantastic in any setting – why not treat yourself?!
Our Christmas delivery dates do vary from brand to brand, but as a general rule, we recommend ordering by mid-October to secure delivery before Christmas. If you are interested in a particular item in this post, or on our site, just give us a call and we’ll be happy to go through all delivery dates with you. You can phone us on + 44 (0) 114 2433000 and email us at firstname.lastname@example.org For more information on our international delivery destinations, please see our Delivery page.