There’s a feeling of uncertainty for everyone at the moment but there are things we can all do to stay positive. With many people self isolating, now’s the time to find new ways to enjoy home – as the saying goes, there’s no place like it. We must also remember our key workers and supermarket staff […]
A sneak peak into how we bring the story to life… Upon completion of each new A&J collection, we set about bringing each piece to life through lifestyle shots with added sizzle. We’re sharing what goes on behind the scenes in the process! The Planning You’ll never find our Brand Director, Michelle, without a Sharpie […]
From colour direction to shapely trends and textural impact, here’s a round up of our favourite looks from London Fashion Week. We’ve thrown in a few shots of The New Glamour Look Collection just in case you weren’t sure how catwalk ready we are… Glamour, Grandeur & Grace There’s a nod towards old world glamour […]
We had a ball at NEC 2018! The latest Collections embodied our core laid back luxe style. NEW Henderson and Marlow epitomised what A&J are famous for: sumptuous blends of leathers and fabrics for the ultimate in cosy style. Decadent Jean stole the show taking pride of place at the front of the stand. Dressed […]
Our stand mixed rustic and authentic textures, both real and photographic, deep shades and shadows, with neon signage to reflect our brand attitude.
A&J Founder Mark Smith and artist wife Julie’s home was chosen to feature in Country Homes and Interiors magazine. Julie talks about how she gave a new lease of life to a dated cottage by creating a contemporary interior with pops of colour and vintage touches. We love her electric style! Read more by clicking […]
We were fabric focused and ready to buy at Industry show Proposte and a whirlwind tour of our favourite stands brought lots of inspiration and answers to our Stylist’s product briefs. We interspersed the buying with an evening of being thoroughly spoilt by Mark Williams and Emanuele of Pozzi who wined and dined us at […]
Three busy days were spent at A&J’s home Harrington Mills, welcoming retailers to our latest sofa collections and tempting them with mini cakes and treats all sorted by our very own Yvonne, who put on a real, ‘spread’ – (as we say up North). We showcased new fabric combinations – our beautiful Baker looked […]
We absolutely fell head over heels in love with our latest location. Nestled in the heart of the Cotswolds, the creamy stone walls and multi textural backdrops called out to us and we knew our NEW A&J Sofa Collections would be at home here.
What a whirlwind of a four days we had at The January Furniture Show, NEC. Busy, bustling and even slightly boozy, (our A&J signature G&T’s seemed incredibly popular!) Complete with sprigs of Rosemary, plucked fresh from our hedge our signature drink served as a welcome to all of our much loved customers.
Editor, Paul Fairley at Furniture News speaks to A&J Brand Director Michelle Hoines-White about the brand’s make over and aesthetic. See the full article here
There’s a haven with our name on it this year at the Furniture China show in Shanghai. We’ve been designing new collections in fresh fabric and leather combinations since the beginning of the year and have been excitedly anticipating the grand unveiling today.
A&J getting in the festival spirit with their chill out lounge in The POP UP Hotel, Glastonbury. The range we have in there is the Boutique Festival Collection containing Theo sofas and chairs, Abraham Junior and Jude Chair with The Victoria Foot Stool as a great accent piece.
We are back from our travels and the wonderful Shanghai experience that was Furniture China. Hot, sweaty and bustling with customers from around the globe we were thrilled to share our latest sofa Collections which we previewed exclusively here.