Category Archives: Design Guides

  • Occa Maison

    French Fall Style

    The inspiration for our French Fall Style for A/W ’13 comes from Paris in the rain… a palette of autumnal greys warmed by glistening tones of taupe and brown, accented with sophisticated touches of black for some true Parisian glamour. On a continuum, French style furniture can be characterised anywhere between rustic to opulent, with […]

  • Autumn/Winter'13 Trends

    Autumn/Winter’13: Trend Review

    As the cooler weather takes hold and summer comes to a close, we start to dream of autumn and all the lovely new season collections to come. In fashion we look ahead… needing a fresh injection in our wardrobes to reinvigorate us. How we put together a look mirrors the image we want to project […]

  • Mulberry Home

    New Autumn Collection: Mulberry Home

    Just launched at Occa-Home – stunning new wallpaper collections from one of the world’s finest design houses – Mulberry Home. Get creative with designer wallpaper this autumn for an instant style refresh. Autumn/winter ‘13 is all about a fusion of muted tones with bright accents – florals remain big news in both fashion and interiors […]

  • Fornasetti Wallpaper

    Wallpaper Trends

    In fashion and interiors, archive revival is growing in popularity… the trend for reaching into the archives of the past to inspire the future has never been more prevalent. With this trend now spreading from the world of fabrics into wallpaper collections, the latest addition to the Occa-Home wallpaper collection – Fornasetti – provides the […]

  • Occa Oak: Value Furniture Collection

    Occa Oak: Timeless Classic

    Looking for stylish furniture that will stand the test of time without looking dated? Finishes come in and out of fashion, but some materials are timeless… oak is one of them. Popular in Scandinavian-style interiors, the natural elements of oak bring warmth and hard-wearing practicality to furniture design. Building on our extensive furniture collection, our […]

  • Sani Beach, Greece

    Hotel Edit: Sani Beach, Greece

    There’s no place that captures the spirit of the Mediterranean quite like Greece. Perhaps it’s the ‘Mamma Mia’ effect… on location, the crisp whitewash architectures strong contrast against the Aegean blue of the sea makes us sigh with pleasure. For that chilled-out feel but with a touch more luxury, the Sani Resort in Halkidiki is […]

  • Occa-Home Hotel Edit

    Hotel Edit: Fasano, Rio De Janeiro

    Fed up with the same old summer destinations? Why not jet-set and go with the beautiful people to Brazil… this up-and-coming destination is proving a hit with its array of glorious beaches, tempting climate and legendary hospitality. For a resort that has it all, the Fasano in Rio de Janeiro is our go-to hotel for […]

  • Staycation

    Staycation

    The long-range weather forecast is looking good for July… yippee… perfect if you are planning a staycation this year! A phenomenon that has grown in popularity since the recession, two out of three families in the UK plan a summer staycation each year. This, combined with ‘staying-in’ becoming the new ‘going-out’, means that instead of […]

  • 50% Off At Home With Marieke

    Country Style

    ‘Country roads, take me home, to the place I belong…’ the charming Dutch collection, At Home With Marieke, brings to mind the classic lyrics from American singer/songwriter John Denver. La… la la! So, if you’re looking for a rural, country feel in your home interiors, it’s hard to beat this gingham-inspired collection. Imported by the […]