The Chalon blog is our scrapbook - or magazine -
compiled to feature a broad mix of articles that we
think our website visitors will find of interest. The
articles within have been curated to reflect our
interest in architecture, interiors, design, food &
drink, and all of the things that might possibly make
our house and home live up to our own dreams of what
it might be (and the Chalon kitchen that
we might have within it!) - and, alongside all of the
design and decorative items, we will post articles
that also feature Chalon's commitment to conservation
and the environment too. '
Designed by English design duo Dominic and Frances Bromley of Scabetti, this unique sculptural light, made of hundreds of slip cast bone china soldiers, was created for the Land Forces Command Head Quarters in The Netherlands. Read more…
The story behind String Gardens starts 3 years ago. Fedor van der Valk, the designer of String Garden, has always had a love for seeds, plants and trees. He started experimenting with 3D crocheting and covered it with several materials like clay, earth and grasses. After that he tried this technique with small room- and garden plants. The result is String Garden, hanging plants who seem to be floating in the air. Read more…
Playing with Tradition is a series of oriental rugs by Dutch designer Richard Hutten, where the traditional patterns are stretched into stripes. The traditional ends of the rugs retain their decorative fringes while the contemporary sides have been cut off cleanly.
To celebrate the start of the new series of The Great British Bake Off which starts on Wednesday 6th August 2014, we spoke to Chalon brand ambassador and finalist from the first series, Miranda Gore Browne, about her experiences on the show. Read more…
Chalon has been working for a number of years with Pearson Properties, the bespoke luxury property developer.
With 20 years of experience creating beautiful, unique homes, Pearson Properties has established itself as one of the leading property development, renovation and extension companies in the East Midlands and beyond. Read more…