Inspiration

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Shades of Brilliance - bringing the decorative arts revolution into your home!

Shades of Brilliance - bringing the decorative arts revolution into your home!

As the two winners of Pooky’s Shades of Brilliance design competition show, a print and pattern revolution is well and truly underway... read more

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Around the world in interior design: India

Around the world in interior design: India

Join us on a voyage through the world’s most influential interior design traditions, starting with the colours and textures of India… read more

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Luxury lighting design through the ages – a brief illustrated history

Luxury lighting design through the ages – a brief illustrated history

Be dazzled by four centuries of lavish design in our illustrated guide to luxury lighting… read more

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Chandeliers – an illustrated history

Chandeliers – an illustrated history

Here’s everything you need to know about the glitziest, showiest form of lighting... read more

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Meet SJ Axelby - the room portrait artist

Meet SJ Axelby - the room portrait artist

SJ Axelby’s gorgeous room portraits have cheered us enormously through lockdown, so we thought we’d ask her about how she became an Instagram interior art... read more

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Meet Maude Smith - designer, illustrator and all-round arty genius

Meet Maude Smith - designer, illustrator and all-round arty genius

  We chat to the extremely talented Maude Smith about her life, her love of making things, and her new range of children’s lampshades for... read more

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My Pooky! We reveal our favourite lights in our own homes

My Pooky! We reveal our favourite lights in our own homes

During the coronavirus lockdown Pooky is still very much in business - we’re processing online orders and keeping our warehouse working by operating split shifts... read more

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Pooky's five steps to sustainable lighting

Pooky's five steps to sustainable lighting

  Here’s how Pooky is working to make our lighting as planet-friendly as possible…. These days we’re all becoming very conscious about the impact we... read more

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Classic interior design styles and how to light them – 1. Mid-Century Modern

Classic interior design styles and how to light them – 1. Mid-Century Modern

  In our new series we’re looking at some of the great interior design trends and styles, and giving tips on how you can use... read more