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Create the Perfect Country Kitchen – Suffolk Style Copy

During your trip to Suffolk you will come across many beautiful houses and cottages, painted in soft shades in harmony with their surroundings.

It seems all the interiors too, are thoughtfully decorated in an enviously effortless style – you can easily recreate this look in your own home, whether you live in a period or contemporary property. The best way is to carefully select some key pieces to build your look around.

What better place to start than with lighting? At this time of year it is a good time to address this important element in your home and it’s a great chance to really develop and create the look you’re striving to achieve. Using Suffolk as an influence for your scheme is perfect!

A great room to start with is the kitchen. Nowadays it is the real heart of a great home and chances are you will spend a lot of time in there so you may as well make it as enjoyable and stylish as possible!

Jim Lawrence Lighting & Home is a Suffolk-based family company making a wide range of lighting and products for interiors. Whether you visit the Suffolk Showroom or the website, it is a great place to start the search for your new look. Investing in key lighting is a good starting point for your kitchen’s new look, enabling you to create the right mood to reflect your lifestyle and needs, you can then build on this and accessorise with essential and decorative kitchen items whether existing or new.

Perfect for a country kitchen and new to the Jim Lawrence collection of glass lights is the Dairy Pendant Light, shown here in Antiqued Brass.

This antique brass finish gives this light quite a traditional look – key to the Suffolk Farmhouse Style! It is a fairly petite in size, so this light is ideal to use in in pairs or as a row of three, hung above the kitchen island unit, table or worktop. It is also available in other finishes too.

There are several other stylish lights in the collection, all are perfect for creating that Suffolk style in any home whether you are looking for a neutral Clay finish, beautiful glass or Antiqued Brass, some suggestions are:

Depending how adventurous you are, how about a light in vibrant red, blue or shaker green? Several Lights from Jim Lawrence are finished in an array of beautiful colours:

There are plenty more practical and beautiful accessories you can add to finish off that Suffolk look, which can be found here, all are hand made at the Suffolk Workshop at this thriving family business in the Heart of Suffolk.

You will see by the above suggestions, no matter your taste or colour scheme, you can bring a little bit of Suffolk back into your home, so you can remember this wonderful county every day! All ready for that dreaded night when the clocks go back…

The Jim Lawrence Showroom is open:

Weekdays: 9.00 am – 5.30 pm | Saturdays: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm

Address: The Ironworks, Lady Lane, Hadleigh, Suffolk IP7 6BQ

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