Top summer sales

By Rosanna Holmes,
1st July 2010 - 15:29
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It’s sale time, the perfect opportunity to buy wonderful items at your favourite stores for knockdown prices. Check out our guide to the top interiors sales happening right now. But hurry, things are going fast!
 
Cath Kidston 
Pick up sewing kits, fabrics, oven gloves and cushions for a few pounds at Cath Kidston stores and the company's floral online emporium.
08450 262440
 
Charlotte Casadejus 
Charlotte Casadejus, who makes beautiful items from her enormous collection of antique French linen, is closing down the interiors side of her business to concentrate on vintage-inspired fashion and wedding dresses. Discounts of up to 70 per cent are available for her cushions, bolsters, lampshades and jewellery at her London store from 6th July-10th September.
020 7064 1699

Designers Guild
Bargains galore can be had at this bold and colourful store where prices have been seriously slashed, with some cushions given a 60 per cent discount.
020 7893 7400

Emma Bridgewater 
Emma Bridgewater fans have been eagerly awaiting this marvellous sale that features seconds and discontinued stock, including items featuring the bird designs and the popular ‘Black Toast’ range.   
08442 439266
 
Heals
Investing in modern design is simple in the Heal’s sale, where many items are going super cheap. You’ll be spoilt for choice, though, as the sale is choc-full of all manner of items for the home.
08700 240780
 
Laura Ashley 
This sale features cakestands, sundae dishes, blankets, fabric and mirrors, some of which are half price.
0871 983 5999

Orchid
Oriental homeware company Orchid is offering 30 per cent off every order of teak furniture when customers use the voucher code TEAK30 online and in store. We love the ‘Pacific’ dining chair which is similar to the classic Thonet chair, albeit more solid. The offer ends this weekend.
020 7384 2443
 
SCP
Modern furniture manufacturer and shop SCP has some seriously tempting reductions, with up to 60 per cent off ex-display and end of line items. There are some half price Hue armchairs and Melin Tregwynt blankets marked down from £224.99 to £157. 
020 7739 1869

The White Company 
Many items have already sold out, but there’s still time to get your hands on bed linen, cotton towels, garden lanterns and an Indian parasol (pictured, £175 from £250) – all at great savings.
08456 788150
 
Toast 
This wonderful Welsh company is selling gorgeous items from its summer catalogue with up to 50 per cent off. There’s bed linen, cushion covers, picnic basket and blankets for the taking.
08445 575200
 
Zara Home 
Zara is always good value but this online sale has tableware and bathroom accessories going very cheaply indeed. We love the cute wood, bone and horn 'Shimla' box, reduced from £35.99 to £19.99.