Personalised Prints for Babies – Our Top 5 Favourites

May 2nd, 2016
Personalised Superhero Papercut

Buying a gift to celebrate the arrival of a new bundle of joy can be a mine field. Do you spend a fortune on a silver spoon they’ll never use or add to the hugh collection of money boxes they are bound to receive. Fear not, we can help you find something a little more special and unique with our collection of prints and artwork, all easy to find in our personalised gifts for babies section. Read the rest of this entry »

Ripley Castle Grand Summer Sale

May 12th, 2015
Single Letter Cushions

Swanky Maison is very excited to be exhibiting at this year’s Ripley Grand Summer Sale. This is a really popular event set in the stunning grounds of Ripley Castle, close to Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales.  It’s local to Swanky Maison HQ and a great show to test how Swanky Maison fairs. Read the rest of this entry »

Great Ideas for Home Entertaining

April 28th, 2015
Slate Cheese Board

Staying in is the definitely the new going out! Home entertaining is growing ever more popular, with the majority of us these days preferring to invite friends over rather than going out to pubs or restaurants. Dining in can be much more enjoyable and certainly more cost effective but can also be just a stylish. We’ve some great home entertaining homewares to help you impress your guests! Read the rest of this entry »

Gifts Ideas for Prosecco Lovers

April 21st, 2015
All you need is love laughter and prosecco

Prosecco seems to be the latest drink craze with something in the region of 150 million bottles of Italian Prosecco Wine produced annually. It’s lower alcohol content, less complex flavour and cheaper price point make it a great alternative to Champagne and it seems us girls can’t get enough of it! Read the rest of this entry »

Vineyard Inspired Candles

April 13th, 2015
Prosecco Candle

Everyone has their favourite tipple, be it wine, beer or a cup of tea. Personally, my weakness is wine. Pinot Grigio to be precise, the colder the better! Obviously too much of a good thing can be bad for you so imagine my delight when I discovered I could still enjoy Pinot Grigio every day without the health risks! Read the rest of this entry »

Giving Your Bed A Makeover

March 23rd, 2015
Bedding

Now that the spring-cleaning season is truly upon us, it’s a good time to give your bedroom a quick makeover. Read the rest of this entry »

Swanky Has Designs on… Jola Designs

February 26th, 2015
Personalised Mum's The Word Boudoir Cushion

Swanky Maison is a company that supports great design and wherever possible we like to showcase and shout about the talent we are lucky enough to include in our collection of unique gifts and homeware. Read the rest of this entry »

Crafting for Beginners – Wedding Gifts

February 26th, 2015
Personalised Mrs & Mrs Cushions

Anyone can go into a shop and buy a wedding gift but how about doing something a little bit more personal? Making your own present for the bride and groom-to-be is the perfect way to celebrate their big day and with sites like Homecrafts offering a range of arty materials at a great price you’ll find all the supplies you need to create something fabulous. Read the rest of this entry »

Swanky has designs on…Tracy Winn Jewellery

October 23rd, 2014
Acorn Pendant

British jewellery designer, Tracy Winn, is a member of the Guild of Jewellery Designers, a collaboration of British Jewellery Designers and artisans. Her work is inspired by the great outdoors and every piece is exquisitely crafted. One of our favourite collections on Swanky Maison, we caught up with Tracy at her Loughborough based studio to find our more about her work, inspirations and aspirations. Read the rest of this entry »

Swanky Maison Star Product – Peas in a Pod Cufflinks

October 14th, 2014
Pea Pod Cufflinks

Two peas in a pod….we all love a romantic gesture but these gorgeous cufflinks take it to another level! Read the rest of this entry »