Lighting trends

Make Your Neighbours Green with Envy

Green Inspiration

It is not only the colour of the moment, but green (or greenery to use the exact colour) is actually the official colour of the whole year! (according to Pantone at least). If you’ve not got green on your palette this year you’re not going to be one of the in-crowd! There is no getting away from... Continue reading →

We’ve got the Winter Blues – and you could too!

Polkadot Table Lmap

I was walking Maisy, the office dog, on the beach last weekend. It was cold, blustery and absolutely fantastic! It send me wondering, why would this weather make anyone blue (apart from the end of your nose perhaps!). Taking inspiration from the aforementioned frostbitten nose, it was clearly time ... Continue reading →

Five Top Buys to Bring Autumn into your Life

autumn ideas

Follow my blog with Bloglovin While some are still mourning the summer that never was, at Socket Store we’re heading into autumn with a spring in our step! It’s one of our favourite seasons, so we want to share some of our love for autumn with you!   Long walks in the low autumn sun... Continue reading →

You’ll be hammering for our copper switches!

copper-toggle

Our stunning new range is a fair cop-per! These hammered copper sockets and switches are eye-catchingly elegant and the perfect hue for any room as the autumn evenings draw in.   The popular ancient hammered finish has been given an upbeat and contemporary twist by Spectrum, making the collecti... Continue reading →

Get the look: Top of the class

arken-lamp

The bell’s about to sound for the new term, so get ready to head back to school (and the office!) in style, with the perfect lighting to do homework by.   This Arken Wood Grey Table Lamp makes an A-grade accessory in any teen bedroom or home office. A must-have for any future Edisons hoping f... Continue reading →

Lighten up with the Scandi look

Bright, light and ridiculously simple to achieve, Scandinavian décor works well in any room. Think pared-back simplicity; neutral walls, pale furniture and some statement lighting to pull the look together, and you’ll be set to lighten up your living space, northern style. Nordic interiors are p... Continue reading →