Love in triangles: the Bloomsbury Group

Speaking on the Bloomsbury Group, the writer Dorothy Parker famously quipped that they “lived in squares, painted in circles and loved in triangles”. Over a century on and their liberal approach to love, life and the arts continues to make genteel society go hot under the collar. Yet, for all the TV dramas and notes […]

Heal’s at home: going green

The colour of nature, life and vitality, green is the perfect tone to add a botanical note to your space. So to provide some interior inspiration to you turn your home, and not to mention your friends, green this season, we’ve compiled a colour board of fresh furniture and accessories that is sure to help […]

Behind the design: London’s iconic Isokon building

From design studio to architectural masterpiece to gallery, Isokon is one the most treasured examples of modernism in Britain. In curating the Heal’s 100 exhibition, Director of the Isokon Gallery Trust Magnus Englund has uncovered the close bonds between the design group and Heal’s that together tell a fascinating story of the development of British […]

Heal’s 100: a century of design icons

Distilling over a century of iconic design into just one hundred pieces is no small order. Yet, that is exactly what Magnus Englund, Founding Director of Skandium and Director of the Isokon Gallery Trust, has managed for our Heal’s 100 exhibition. A celebration of great design that has helped shape our time, the Heal’s 100 […]

Bert & May opens its doors at Heal’s

The new kid on the block, interior design service Bert & May bring their unique blend of handcrafted finishes, design expertise and moodboads to Heal’s flagship store. Founded in Spain by Lee Thornley, who moved from London in 2004, Bert & May began life as a reclaimed tile company. The interior design service has since evolved […]

Hot off the press: April 2017

In his magnum opus The Waste Land, modernist writer T.S. Eliot famously claimed that ‘April is the cruellest month’. While, usually, we are not ones to question a literary giant, we couldn’t disagree more. After all, with the arrival of April comes Easter eggs, a string of bank holidays and the latest designs fresh from the […]

Made in London: Goldfinger Factory

Bringing the Midas touch to unwanted furniture, Goldfinger Factory is an innovative social enterprise that provides a platform for designers, makers and education on all things craft. For our Heal’s Modern Craft Market: Made in London, they bring their award-winning West London workshop to our flagship store with a host of beautifully crafted and unique […]

Made in London: Soapsmith

We at Heal’s believe that the sweet smell of success starts at home, so it’s no surprise that we have fallen for the beautiful scents of Soapsmith. A must-have for an elegant bathroom, we are delighted to feature the London based business as part of our Heal’s Modern Craft Market: Made in London and even more so to sit down with founder Samantha Jameson […]

Made in London: Caitlin Hinshelwood

Much like her prints, Caitlin Hinshelwood’s approach to her craft is a multi-layered process that reveals ever greater levels of detail and complexity the closer you get to it. Oh, and did we mention that her playful screen printed textiles provide the perfect accessory for both your wardrobe and interior design? Part of Heal’s Modern […]