The Wing-Back Revival

The Wing-Back Revival

The classic wing-back chair is currently experiencing a fantastic comeback…and quite rightly so. This iconic style of chair, that dates back to the 17th century, has previously been criticised for being too fuddy-duddy and dated looking. In latter interpretations,...

Snowed In?

It’s a snowy blizzard here at Blackhouse HQ today. North East Scotland has been hit bad with weary winter weather, which has made us wonder whether we will manage to make it home tonight! This has got us contemplating about what would make the perfect ‘snowed in’ day....

Rabbit at Golf

Thanks to our facebook friend for explaining what ‘rabbit’ meant in golfing terms. If like us, you are unfamiliar with the term then here was the explanation (it should make the advert’s message seem much clearer): “Rabbit is a golf side bet that gets its name from...
Why Wool is Best

Why Wool is Best

With the launch of wool house this week (13th-24th March) at Somerset House, London, we felt it was only fitting to blog about the fantastic raw material that we use to cover our furniture. The famous 100% wool Harris Tweed. Find out why wool is worth bleeting about!...
It doesn’t matter if you’re Black or White

It doesn’t matter if you’re Black or White

Get your house in order this spring with a simple monochrome colour palette. From catwalk to home interiors, black and white is at the forefront of this year’s fashion. What’s more is this trend will never really go ‘out’ of fashion. It’s a win-win if you ask us!...