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Steal the style: tibits

In our new series, we visit some of the capital's most striking spaces and show how to get a similar look without breaking the bank. First up is vegetarian restaurant tibits in Heddon Street, where glamour comes with the meat-free menu

Design trends: crests

Now that Kate Middleton has a family crest, you can too: from embroidered cushions to engraved glassware, crests will add a signature look to your home

Design news

The monochrome interior trend finds room for soft edges, flowers, nature and even the occasional dash of colour

Interiors: the look for 2011

Bright colours, new shapes and punchy patterns were on show as the world's retailers gathered for the first big furnishing trade show of the season. Barbara Chandler reports exclusively from Paris

Design news

Perfect picnicware at Peter Jones, bistro tables and chairs in gorgeous colours at Designers Guild, bargains galore and sale of the week

Bargain news

Beautiful blinds with 10 per cent off, great discounts on bespoke kitchens, Designers Guild on sale, and furniture you can leave outside all summer

We all flock to damask

Damask’s shimmering motifs are appearing on modern silks and velvets, china, washbasins and even concrete radiators. Barbara Chandler reports