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5 Dec. 2018 - General

Great Dining Chairs That Multi-Task


Whether cosied up to create an impromptu reading nook, hard at work at your desk, or pulling overtime as a relaxed nightstand, your dining chairs are primed and ready to become your home’s ultimate furniture multi-taskers.

4 Dec. 2018 - General

Find the Perfect Fit with a Sectional Sofa to Suit Your Space


Once upon a time, seating was a rather lonely affair. After a brief period of popularity that ran from ancient Egyptian to Roman times, the sofa (from the Arabic word, “suffah”, meaning bench) fell firmly out of favour, with society confined to a more solitary seating arrangement for the next thousand or so years.

3 Dec. 2018 - General

Pull Up A Chair: A Guide to Modern Dining Chairs


Once you’ve chosen the perfect dining table for your space, getting the dining chairs to go with it can feel like a bit of an afterthought – often it seems more a case of simply grabbing whatever looks like it might vaguely match or fit into your space.

3 Dec. 2018 - General

Top Tips on How to Care for a Handcrafted Sofa


Here at Timothy Oulton, we’re proud to make high-quality furniture that will last a lifetime… many lifetimes in fact! Nevertheless, they do still require a little bit of tender loving care to make sure they wear their years with pride.

2 Dec. 2018 - General

From Leather Armchairs to Modern Chandeliers: Key Pieces to Fit Small Spaces


Living in a small space doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice style, and good interior decorating does not discriminate against a lack of square footage. Granted, a smaller home can make fitting in everything you need while maintaining your distinct personality more of a challenge, but it isn’t impossible.

30 Nov. 2018 - General

Five Ways to Make A Chesterfield Sofa Fit Any Home


Take a pinch of club lounge, add in a generous sprinkle of history, and garnish with just the right amount of slouch; a Chesterfield-style sofa more than earns its place in the design hall of fame.

28 Nov. 2018 - General

A Guide to Choosing Your Retro Chair


A house is not a home without an armchair where you can snuggle up with a good book. Often, we spend so much time looking for sofas and other big-ticket pieces that we don’t think about the possibility of adding an armchair until much later in the decorating process.

27 Nov. 2018 - General

Workplace Happiness at The Executive Centre


Who would have thought that a vintage-inspired handcrafted furniture brand would find a place in today’s most exciting workspaces? That’s what makes Timothy Oulton’s partnership with The Executive Centre so special.

27 Nov. 2018 - General

Make It A Night to Remember with Wooden Dining Tables Made for Hosting


We’ve all been there – a casual get-together with friends over nibbles and a quick tipple gradually turns into a night you’ll remember for years to come. And what element is so often instrumental in helping to produce those fun-filled evenings? A great dining table, of course.

26 Nov. 2018 - General

Leaving No Stone Unturned: Exotic Materials in our Modern Chandeliers


If you thought chandeliers always had to involve super sparkly crystals or countless ornate candelabra, think again. These days, the term chandelier encompasses a range of contemporary ceiling lights, reinvented into new styles crafted from all manner of materials.

26 Nov. 2018 - Events

The 5 Senses of Hosting


“You have to have great food and wine, but for me, it’s more about people, atmosphere and all the senses – and when the senses take over you’re done!” Tim Oulton

21 Nov. 2018 - General

How to Keep Your Wooden Table in Great Condition


If you’re looking to creating an inviting hub in your home, then start with a great dining table. For many people, a wooden table is the only way to go ­– be that a contemporary reclaimed wood table that adds character to your dining space, or a classic oak table that exudes inviting, tactile warmth.

1 Nov. 2018 - General

The London Style Blogger & Her Night at Bluebird


British fashion stylist and lifestyle blogger Claire Chanelle is known for her love of Chanel and Dior, but says when she looks at her beloved Timothy Oulton Rex mirror, “it’s a reminder to myself to never give up, and although things sometimes seem impossible, the reality is; everything is possible if you try hard enough.”

30 Oct. 2018 - General

Modern Sofa or Classic Couch: Choosing the Best Seating for your Home


The sofa is arguably one of the most important purchases you can make for your home. Not only does it say a lot about you as a person, it’s usually the centrepiece of the living room – inevitably where you spend most of your waking hours, either relaxing or entertaining.