St David's Day 2015: 7 best Welsh interiors

Amira Hashish picks the best Welsh-inspired homeware for celebrating St David’s Day in style

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In celebration of St David’s Day on March 1, this week’s design suggestions fly the flag for Wales. Dydd Gwyl Dewi hapus...

Couch Agatha 3 seater sofa in Muirfield Lavender: £795, couch.co.uk

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Couch makes hand-crafted sofas from a workshop in South Wales. It cuts out the middle man by selling sofas online with a showroom in Crumlin that is open to the public. Check out the Agatha or Bronte collection.

 

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John Lewis Hampton Welsh Dragon Cushion: £30, johnlewis.com

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The more patriotic among us might go for this tapestry-style cushion featuring the Welsh dragon.

 

 

 

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Melin Tregwynt St David’s Cross Flag throw: £165, melintregwynt.co.uk

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Melin Tregwynt St David’s Cross Flag throw

Melin Tregwynt has been weaving in Wales for 100 years. The throws are wonderfully warm and the St David’s Cross Flag works with red, blue or beige colour schemes.

 

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Bodlon Dilys & Delyth Tea Towel: £8, bodlon.com

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Bodlon has some fun pieces such as a this tea towel showing two Welsh ladies named Dilys and Delyth.

 

 

 

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Bodlon Amser Te Jug: £12.50, bodlon.com

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The Amser Te china jug has been crafted with a contemporary design showing ladies in traditional Welsh costume.

 

 

 

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Blowden Welsh Teifi Stick Chair: £1200, blodwen.com

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Blodwen is another online platform that sells crafts and furniture by Cardigan Bay artisans and aims to revive rural skills. This hand-crafted chair is a piece to splash out on.

 

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Blowden Pembrokeshire Stoneware Mugs: from £20, blodwen.com

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The website's Pembrokeshire Stoneware has been sculpted with a matt soft white stone glaze.

 

 

 

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Verdict

For an inexpensive way to Welsh-up your space, we recommend Bodlon Dilys & Delyth Tea Towel. If you want to splash out, the hand-crafted Blowden Welsh Teifi Stick Chair is just the ticket.

 

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