Monday, January 27, 2014

off the grid

A lesson in geometry for Spring 2014 with stripes everywhere - horizontal, diagonal and vertical. Throw in a mix of unexpected colour combinations with black and white and I'm in geometric style heaven.

White & Black Grid Print Wrap Back Shirt by Lavish Alice

Image via Life is a Luxury

Checkerboard Bag by Marni (via ELLE Decor)

Grid geometric patterned rug by Habitat

Cut-out leather necklace by COS

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Blue Valentine

We are big fans of BLUE over here at Mengsel. 
Avoid all the usual colours this Valentine's Day
- SING THE BLUES with our selection of fab prints.

Prints make excellent gifts that will be enjoyed in your love's
home through the whole year, not just February 14th.

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Up in the Clouds: nursery decor inspired by pastel colours, clouds and birds

Mengsel's new "Swallow" limited edition silkscreen print in soft lilac and aquamarine will make a great addition to a nursery. I've selected a few pieces that I think will compliment it really well.

Nothing wrong with dreaming a little bit and having your head up in the clouds...

1. "Swallow" ltd edition print £45 Mengsel 2. Cloud Coat hangers $15 Tea Pea New Zealand 3. In the Rain Wallpaper €67.50 Ferm Living 4. Blabla Kids Pillow Pink Cloud €70 Neouf 5. Shelf Cloud €65 Coccoli Home at My Little Square 6. Lucky Swallows pop-out baby mobile £9.00 Kidsonroof