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Brittania Themed Guest Room?

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Nix01 Mon 22-Jul-13 21:39:13

Most of our guests come from outside of England so I'm thinking of a vintage Brittania theme.

We've bought a lovely white wrought iron guestbed with plain white Egyptian Cotton linens. The carpet is beige but all of the wardrobes and fittings are white.

I was thinking some bold dashes of the Union Jack or maybe iconic London images, the odd UJ jug for flowers, maybe a tray on the dresser for accessories etc, what do you think and where would you suggest I start looking for these items?

AliBingo Tue 23-Jul-13 18:43:57

Not sure what your budget is but Next and M&S had some Union Jack and London homewares last year, I imagine they may have some again this year.

Nix01 Wed 24-Jul-13 21:38:08

Thanks, will look

JazzAnnNonMouse Wed 24-Jul-13 22:30:59

B&M also have these things.
It sounds like a good idea and can look quite nice (even though I'm not remotely patriotic!)

Nix01 Thu 25-Jul-13 08:33:19

Thank you. I've bought a few odds and ends from eBay and its all starting to take shape smile

I'm not familiar with B&m, what does it stand for?

Jenijena Thu 25-Jul-13 10:42:58

There's some great fabric available in London/Britain themes at the moment in my local fabric shop (green hill patchwork) of you're at all crafty.

JazzAnnNonMouse Thu 25-Jul-13 21:37:22

I have no idea, it's literally called b&m

Nix01 Sat 27-Jul-13 16:21:57

Thanks Jeni, unfortunately, I'm not really talented in that area smile

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