Thursday, 12 June 2014


Beautiful products created by artisans using the finest natural materials; clothing, accessories and bodycare 

STYLE: Contemporary rustic chic, pale chalky tones and natural elements; pleasure through pure, simple luxury

LOCATIONS: UK, Europe, USA, Japan, Korea full addresses here  

Above image: natural and artisan made clothing in soft neutral shades | body and spa pampering range by Bamford | moodboard by The Paper Mulberry 
Above image: the stunning rustic contemporary barn interior of Bamford shop flooded with light | white beams and industrial inspired lighting are set against the exposed pale stone walls and rustic wooden displays
Above image: pale oak beams, lime mortar and exposed stone | limed oak floorboards, vintage French linen chairs: the heavenly chalky interior of the Bamford shop || photo: Homes & Property Magazine 
Above image: the spring summer 2014 range by Bamford | moodboard by The Paper Mulberry 
Above image: winter taupes at the Bamford store 
Above image: by Aras Design of the Bamford shop at Draycott Avenue in London UK | pale stone tiled floor, clean white gallery space, vintage limed oak chairs and scrubbed table display
Above images: 1. & 2. by Aras Design of the Bamford shop at Draycott Avenue in London UK 3. & 4. natural and artisan made clothing and accessories in soft neutral shades by Bamford | moodboard by The Paper Mulberry 
Above image: Bamford beautiful shop window display
Above images: Bamford clockwise from top left: 1. Pebble Soap: Rose, orange blossom and pink pepper;  Perfumed candle: figleaf coriander and basil; Botanic Bath Salts
 Above image: Bamford divine cashmere Fisherman ribbed sweater

For more information on anything shown in the above images please click on the names under each photograph to go through to their web sites. I create my mood boards/colour palettes with a computer programme called Photoshop by Adobe which is available for both Apple Mac and PC computers.

As always, if I have featured your photograph and you would rather I didn't, please do not hesitate to contact me and I will remove it with my sincerest apologies. 

With warmest wishes
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Jade said...

What a wonderful post - everything so clean an pure! Thank you so much for all your inspiration!


The Paper Mulberry - Glenda Steel said...

Thank you so much Jade and you're welcome! Warmest wishes - Glenda

The Paper Mulberry - Glenda Steel said...

Thank you so much Jade and you're welcome! Warmest wishes - Glenda

emily said...

Hi Glenda,

Thanks for sharing. It looks like Bamford is Rustic PERFECTION! I might just have to book a trip to London :)

cindy hattersley design said...

I am going to check them out. I could take one of everything in that lovely store!!

helen tilston said...

Hello Glenda

A beautiful store in every sense from the architecture to the quality merchandise. This is my style. I love


Karena said...

Glenda I adore it all and although it is summer I would love several of the winter taupe/cream sweaters!

The Arts by Karena

Christine said...

So great ! I love these colours. And I love your blog.
Warm wishes from Germany

Alison Gibb said...

What a wonderful place - I just want everything in that shop!!

Row homes and Cobblestones said...

Beautiful post with intriguing mood boards, So much I would love to own and adore. Too bad shopping in England requires a plane ride. Hope to go to London in October.
PS Always love your posts

The Paper Mulberry - Glenda Steel said...

Thank you so much for all your lovely messages! I'm very happy to say that Bamford are in America too Vera & Emily! The link is at the top of this post - happy shopping!!!!!! Thank you so much Christine your blog is fabulous as is your photography!!! Warmest wishes for a wonderful weekend - Glenda

Lin from A {tiny} Cottage In The Woods said...

Pure bliss. I love all the natural elements.
So nice to hear from you, Glenda. You always share the most inspiring posts!
~ Lin


love this atmosphere and colors so cosy ! Many thanks

Gebreidesjaals: Knitted Scarfs or Scarves said...

Beautiful blog, and very beautiful photos! kind regards mieke

_rheingruen said...

The color shade is amazing and perfekt. Iris