House Proud: Stormy weather If the weather is your favourite talking point, why not bring it into your home Thu 8 Sep 2016 This new Method Kalvia foil-coated wall cabinet from Ikea (ikea.ie), €594, is a smart way to tick the dark and stormy interiors trend and give your home a practical update. Use it in a diningroom, as a room divider or even on a large landing as a laundry cupboard. These Notre Monde trays hint at rain splatters and tempests – all part of autumn’s weather shake up. Vobe Interiors (071 965 0957 vobeinteriors.com) in Carrick-on-Shannon in Co Leitrim is offering 10 per cent off the designs shown, which cost from €110 to €163 each. Metal stands that turn the trays into side tables can be purchased separately and cost from €170 to €360. Offer ends September 14th. Bag and Bones (bagandbones.co.uk) is a small neon light firm based in London that is run by two sisters from Clifden, Co Galway. This lightning bolt, about €230, captures autumn’s fluctuating mood perfectly. Irish Times readers who use the code ‘IRISH TIMES’ can buy this less 10 per cent. It also comes in pink or blue colour options. Offer ends September 14th. This cloud light, €119.95 for the large and €14.95 for the miniature version are both available at Mira Mira (01 219 6668 miramira.ie) on Sandymount Green. Readers of The Irish Times can buy either less 10 per cent. Offer ends September 14th. Made (00 44 3442 571 888 made.com) stocks a rather cute striped cloud cushion, about €17.50, as well as this cloud light, €81, both ex delivery. These place mats make the weather even more of a talking point. They cost €14.50 each from Julia Wine on Da Wanda (en.dawanda.com) This Storm Clouds, Grey Sky, 10m roll of wallpaper, €97.50, ex delivery, is from German-based TapetenAgentur and will create favourable conditions in whatever room you decide to hang it. tapetenagentur.de Niamh Banks’s shop Seven Wood (sevenwood.ie), which popped-up on Ranelagh’s main street has moved into town, to Optica’s former pop-up space on the corner of Dawson Street and Duke Street. Seven Wood Dawson will stock the same mix of vintage, mid-century and industrial finds, and apothecary and coffee as it did in Ranelagh with new brands such as Voya being added to the mix. Pictured is a Danish Siesta chair, €550. Pop in and take a look. The shop opens on Friday September 9th. Copper as a trend may be reaching critical mass but oxidised copper is a fresh way to work it. This Formel Wood pendant light, €795 from Dún Laoghaire-based Nordic Makers (085 762 5257 nordicmakers.com) also comes in floor light option, €825, which is available to order. Helen James’s new Considered collection for Dunnes Stores lands mid-month and includes this large Lafayette mirror, €110; a verdigris-inspired Ludlow cereal bowl, €10; Enzyme napkin, €10 for two; and a square marble-topped side table, small, €90, large, €130. (dunnesstores.com) Newmor Wallcoverings (0044 1938 552 671 newmor.com) do a lovely verdigris-effect custom-made wallpaper that you can buy in an oxidized or rust finish. It costs from €100 per square metre.