Farmyard is a classic Emma Bridgewater spongeware pattern. It has a nostalgic feel with the<br/>animals chasing each other round the bowl.<br/>£19.95 from www.emmabridgewater.co.uk.
New soft lambswool and angora throws from The Fine Cotton Company have the luxurious feel of cashmere. They'll provide the finishing touch and a splash of colour to any room. www.thefinecottoncompany.com, £200.
Pair of melamine salad servers with butterfly decorations. Perfect for alfresco eating. Let's hope we get some summer. From Hunter Gatherer £8.95, www.huntergatherer.info.
Spruce up the garden "“ Japan garden planters Pyramid shaped garden planters from the Spanish design team Estudi, priced from £260. Available in four sizes from Go Modern Furniture.<br/>www.gomodern.co.uk
From Cotswold Trading's limited edition Thierry Poncelet range is this Evans Lichfield Private Russell Cushion "“ a perfect gift for dog lovers. Price £25, www.cotswoldtrading.com.
Treat yourself. From the Literary Gift Company Belgian milk chocolate with quotations "“ this from Louisa May Alcott: 'Good books, like good friends, are few and chosen; the more select, the more enjoyable'. £4.75, www.theliterarygiftcompany.com.
The 2013 Giftware Association Gift of the Year awards have been a double success for Magpie. The Birdy range, of which these cases are a sample, won Best Product award in the Kitchen and Dining category and The Judges' Choice across all winning products. www.magpie.com, £20.
This pretty blossom wreath from The Contemporary Home is the perfect way to herald the beginning of spring, or decorate a wall or door for Easter. www.tch.net, £29.99.
These bird wall pieces are from British ceramicist Ami Derbyshire. Each piece is hand-built earthenware with a relief pattern and then hand decorated with a high gloss glaze.<br/>Price £160 from MiaFleur, www.miafleur.com.
Dining room textiles and made to measure curtains from the new Primavera fabric collection, perfect for a spring breakfast. See www.dekoris.co.uk for details.