Vintage bathroom schemes can range from cottage-cosy to grand and sophisticated. Bring long-lasting character into the space with free-standing tubs, floral wallpapers, exquisite linens, retro tiebacks and crystal glass wall-lights. Find inspiration here. 'Cuisse de Nymph Emue' paint, Edward Bulmer'Bowood' damask, Watts of Westminster'Carlton' wall light,...

PERI GOOD Pantone's Colour of the Year is Very Peri, a bold and joyful shade of periwinkle. According to Pantone, the colour "encourages creativity" – so look to the showrooms for a dose of inspiration 'Colour Pop Ceramic Alfazema Brick' tiles, Artisans of Devizes 'Ceramic' fabric, myrtille, Lelièvre...

CLEAR WINNERSCelebrate the UN’s International Year of Glass in 2022 with products from the showrooms that demonstrate just how alluring this versatile material can be 'Klaar' side table, Leolux at Beaufort Interiors 'Jelly' table, Porada 'Eclipse' chandelier, Turri 'Desmond' sideboard, Visionnaire 'One Hundred' roundel, clear crystal, Samuel Heath 'Tirreno' lever handle,...

CELESTIAL BEINGS A heavenly host of stars, cherubs and lunar motifs to make the festive season sparkle 'Cupid' pendant, David Hunt Lighting 'Fresco Sky' wallcovering, Cole & Son 'Halo' beaded border, Samuel & Sons ‘Star’ escutcheon, McKinney & Co 'Il Vespro' fabric, Zak+Fox at George Spencer Designs 'Jove' pendants, Gladee Lighting 'Macarthur' set of...

Mini-beasts Some of the smallest animals sharing our lives are often the most important to the planet. Let butterflies, beetles, snails and other creatures into your home with these design ideas 'BT- 59590' trim, Samuel and Sons 'Butterfly Epingle' fabric, spring, Schumacher 'Spry' wall light, Porta Romana 'Moon' bed by Teo Yang...