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Want to see what the interior design press have to say about Distinctly Living? Discover more in our press round-up.

Exeter Living January 2024

In a Valentine's gift guide, our white china heart bowls (available in 2 sizes!) were given a mention. 

Exeter Living December 2023

Aimed at readers in the quiet post Christmas period, the Rest and Reset guide suggested our cosy sheepskin rugs to help you feel calm and centered. 

Citizen Femme November 2023

In a pre-Christmas article called The 20 Best Advent Calendars for Children, our pop up treehouse advent scene was featured.

Exeter Living November 2023

Our fun and seasonal Ski Tea Towel was showcased in this Christmas Gift Guide.

BBC Good Food Website - October 2023

In an article called Best Gifts For Wine Lovers, our amazing oak stopper wine carafe was given a mention. "What sets it apart is the polished wood sphere that sits as a stopper for protecting what’s left from dust. Not only does this arrive gift-wrapped, it’s also an elegant bit of kit to have on the shelf."

Finest Stays Website

We've been chosen as one of the great Dartmouth shops to visit in this article on the Finest Stays website. "Beautiful stylish home and kitchenware displayed with unique furniture design."

Devon Home Magazine

Our gorgeous Baroc Tray was given a lovely mention in a recent feature. "Inspired by the traditional tea shops found in the side streets of busy souks, the Baroc tray, available from Distinctly Living in Dartmouth, makes a perfect centrepiece. The antique gold will glimmer in the sunlight as you serve drinks al fresco, or use this eye-catching tray to create a centrepiece on your coffee table."

Exeter Living April 2023

Our gorgeous Flamingo Lamp has been featured in this shopping article about animal-themed homewares.

Exeter Living May 2023

This picnic guide included our fabulous plastic wine glasses. Perfect for dining al fresco and won't break!

In the article "Anniversary Gifts for Him: 32 Unique Ideas Your Husband Will Love" our "fancy two tone cafetiere" was given a special mention.  

Muddy Stilettos

We were lucky to be included in the recent "14 fabulous things to do in Dartmouth" article. Apparently we are "a smart interiors shop, with a small curation of gifts and artwork; it’s the kind of place that makes you want to buy into the second home idea and kit it all out with homewares from here". How kind!

Exeter Living March 2023

In this article by Stefan Ormenisan, co-founder of Mind the Gap, an international home decor label, our beautiful Fish Lamp is given a mention!

Exeter Living Dec 2022

Our quirky 3D advent calendars, decorative gonks and natural hand santisers were all featured in the December edition.

This Christmas online shopping guide mentioned our Deco Cocktail Set.

Exeter Living Nov 2022

Several of our products have been featured in their Christmas Gift Guide

BBC Good Food Online

In their "12 of the best bread bins and more ways to store bread", our Ocean bread bin was featured. 

The Evening Standard

Our white quilted placemats featured in their "Best placemats for creating a beautiful tablescape at home" feature. 

Ideal Home

Their article "7 lovely fondue sets to bring the apres ski party home" features our copper fondue set.

Exeter Living - Issue 304

Our spooky halloween ghost decorations are featured in the "Dark and Spooky" article.

Vanity Fair

In "Serve Up a Feast for the Eyes", our XL Majorca platter was spotlighted.

BBC Good Food Online

Our oak topped wine carafe was highlighted in the "25 gifts for wine lovers who have everything" article.

The Evening Standard

In the article "9 best alternative wedding gifts" our copper fondue set was featured.

In the article "Anniversary Gifts for Him: 63 Unique Ideas Your Husband Will Love", our two tone cafetiere was spotlighted.

Home Girl London

This London lifestyle blog featured our copper and concrete lamp in an article on "Totally Cool Concrete Table Lamps".

In the article "The Best Gifts for Cocktail Lovers" our glamourous Cocktail Swizzle Stick Drinks Stirrer Set was featured.

Sheer Luxe

Our stainless steel retro fruit juicer was included in their article on "51 Cool Gift Ideas".

In an article on Dartmouth, Distinctly Living was highlighted as a great place to find stunning kitchen items. 

25 Beautiful Homes

In a "New Beginnings" interview with some of of lovely customers Amanda and John Willmott, our bespoke kitchen was photographed and featured. 

Exeter Living - Issue 303

The "Autumn Days" article features our antiqued glass pumpkin and our Ochre pure wool throw. 

Devon Life

Distinctly Living was included in an article highlighting the best of Dartmouth's shops.

Muddy Stilettos

The travel article "14 things to do in Dartmouth" suggests a visit to Distinctly Living.


The award winning food & drink magazine for Bristol, Bath and the South West shone the spotlight on our copper fondue set in their feature "The Want List."

Exeter Living - Issue 284

In the "School of Thought" feature on fish inspired homewares, our turquoise and navy tea towels were highlighted.

English Titles

The travel article "Dartmouth Is One of Britain’s Best Coastal Resorts (It’s Official!)" mentioned Distinctly Living as one of the stylish shops to visit.

Up, Up and Away blog

The travel and lifestyle blog mentioned Distinctly Living as a great place to shop in the Mini Guide to Devon.

Period Living

Distinctly Living were featured in the Dartmouth article in the September 2017 issue.

Fresh Design Blog

In a piece about the "Top 10 contemporary salt and pepper sets"

Muddy Stilettoes

In the article "Destination Dartmouth (and beyond)", Distinctly Living were given a mention. 

Woman on a Mission

In "Bringing you the Best of the South West – Interiors Edit", Distinctly Living are given a mention as a shop to visit.

Buy A Piece Of Dartmouth

In a piece called "Your Guide to First-Class Cuisine and Luxury Shopping in Dartmouth", we are mentioned as an 'unmissable homeware outlet'.

Studio Cottage

Distinctly Living are highlighted in the article "A day in Dartmouth: where to eat, drink, shop and explore".


Distinctly Living's Magnetic Knife Block was featured in a piece about "Must Have Kitchen Accessories".

New York Times

We had a lovely write up about the shop as part of this article about Dartmouth.

If you've seen Distinctly Living featured in any publication, do let us know!

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