22 practical buys for the home for under £200 | Home | The Sunday Times – The Times
There’s no doubt that the way we shop for our interiors has been turned inside out. Rather than enjoying a recreational saunter around a department store, looking for inspiration and impulse buys, we are likely to add new bath towels or pasta bowls to our basket when we do the online grocery shop. Let us for the moment forget what a terrible blow this deals high street sources and specialist design stores, and celebrate the fact that, for consumers, it has encouraged a healthy spending habit — namely, buying useful items we genuinely want, as we need them.
The new collections are packed with practical and attractive buys designed to enrich our daily routine, from the bamboo laundry baskets at Oliver Bonas to Zara Home’s