Monthly Archives: April 2012

Bring your Personality into your Home


You've just moved into your new home, and you want to put your stamp on it. Fantastic! Who wants to live in a beige box with no place to put your feet up and relax? But you're faced with a blank canvas; where do you start?     Start by being a sponge. Absorb colours, shapes and textures in the world around you. Actively seek out inspiration from museums, stately homes, art galleries, showrooms, furniture catalogues, magazines, books, films, nature and the internet (try www.houzz.com for thousands of inspirational interiors photos). Remember the colours, sounds and sights of your last holiday. Why did

Basic Instinct- Find the animal within


  Wildlife prints have been trending strongly for the past 5 seasons, whether it’s a leopard print accessories, animal print scarves, clothes or even umbrellas – the crossover never seems to end. The idea that you wear what you eat is abundant – and oh what a satisfying meal designers make of prints this season. It’s daring, bold and spirited. Wildlife prints embodies our ‘all of nothing’ spirit, so if you want to be bold this Spring, then wildlife prints are for you. With prints, the words ‘boring’ and ‘ordinary’ do not exist. Whether you want to be a daredevil

Dates for the Diary


  You’ve got so many places to be and be seen, and here at Poised we understand your time is precious. So for stress free access to the events everyone’s vying for, take at look at our selection of the best the summer has to offer, and give Poised a call.    MINT Polo Hurlingham Park, London 8th – 10th June 2012 Promising a fabulous Launch Party ‘Veuve Clicquot at Hurlingham’, with VIP tickets costing £100, more on-pitch entertainment, as well as double the bar and garden space, this year’s Polo is going to be bigger and better. Relax with