I don't tend to follow trends in interiors.  Unlike clothes fashion, the interior of your home will need to last ten years or more.  When researching furnishing fabrics for clients, it's the personality of the person/people/family that I am interested in,  and how they want to feel in each room of their home.  These are, in no particular ...

January 10, 2016

Small Companies, Vast Choice

As a company, I do not stick with the same few fabric suppliers. I may not get the full discount, which would mean making a better living and having a much less stressful life, but I do get the freedom to offer my clients any designs that are out there, meaning that there is no compromise on style.  What would be the point of paying for ...

Whether you sew all the time, haven't picked up needle and thread for years or an absolute beginner, learning how to make a fully lined and hand sewn lampshade is a skill for anyone.  In this course you will create a bowed empire lampshade with balloon lining and also leave equipped to tackle many other shape frames. My next courses ...

January 03, 2016

Welcome to you and to 2016

Thank you for visiting the website of Cocoon Home, a bespoke soft furnishing company based in London, England. I’ll be doing my best, in between work and life, to blog regularly about home furnishings, interior design, colour trends and anything else that brings style into our lives. In the meantime, please take full advantage of my website ...

January 28, 2015

Blog posts coming soon

Please bear with us whilst we work on our website.  We’re much happier with needle and thread in our hands and keep getting sidetracked making beautiful things, but hope to have all content up and running for you very soon. If you would like to get in contact in the meantime you can do so by completing the below form or dropping us a ...