Karen Bell creator of Designbybell producing Luxury cushions for Interiors with style, designed, printed and handmade in Ireland

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Peacocks Preen Cushion in Turquoise and Orange on Matt Satin by Karen Bell of Designbybell designed pirnted and handmade in Ireland

21st Century Chinoiserie

The traditional motifs of oriental art are here rendered in vibrant colour with Peacock's Preening and Mustering in velvet, matt satin and linen cotton, transformed into a contemporary statement accessory with Pop-Art's Ben Day dots.

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Cushion Kaleidoscope Eye on luxurious Shimmer Velvet Designed by Karen Bell Designbybell and printed and made in Ireland using sustainable eco-friendly pigment inks

Kaleidoscope Eye

Illuminated patterns of shape and colour, are reflected in Kaleidoscope Eye. The central motif radiates out in a mandala-like profusion of light in intoxicating hues of blue and green on shimmer velvet.

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Cushion Carrigeen Dream on luxurious Linen Cotton Designed by Karen Bell designbybell and printed and handmade in Ireland using sustainable ecofriendly pigment inks

Carrageen

Carrageen or Irish Moss seaweed is found on beaches all over Ireland, in rock pools and on sand, reflecting sunny days, sunsets and the seas other bounty in a multitude of colours. Here it is recreated in several colourways on Velvet and Linen Cotton.

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Swallows Wheel Collection

  • Swallows Wheel In Aubergine & Purple on Shimmer Velvet
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  • Swallows Wheel in Leaf Green & Sage Ombré on Velvet
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  • Swallows Wheel In Magenta & Peach Ombré on Shimmer Velvet
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  • Swallows Wheel in Cerulean Blue & Sand on Linen Cotton
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  • Swallows Wheel in Anthracite & Peach on Shimmer Velvet
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  • Swallows Wheel in Coral & Dusky Pink on Linen Cotton
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  • Swallows Wheel in Blue & Burnt Orange Ombré on Linen Cotton
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  • Swallows Wheel in Leaf Green & Sage Ombré on Linen Cotton
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  • Swallows Wheel in Yellow & Orange Ombré on Shimmer Velvet
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  • Swallows Wheel in Orange & Dusky Pink on Shimmer Velvet
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  • Swallows Wheel in Turquoise & Teal Ombré on Shimmer Velvet
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  • Swallows Wheel in Green & Midnight Blue on Shimmer Velvet
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Eye catching and luxurious my designbybell cushions sit on my favourite chair and invite me to a little time for myself. They curl into my back, nuzzle under my arm as I sink into softness. There’s time now, for tea, a book even a daydream,

Siobhan Galloway, Wicklow

I am the proud owner of 3 of Karen's cushions. My particular favourite is Kaleidescope Eye, in purple velvet bursting with colour. A friend liked it so much she commissioned Karen to design extra large curtains using the same motif. There is something luxurious about her cushions maybe because of the generous filling as well as the textures/colours. Then to top it all they are handmade in Ireland.

Penny Stuart, Dublin

The lush and sometimes delicate colours cascading out of the
bags were my cushions, with textures of velvet, satin and linen. The peacocks in their finery coming to life, the kaleidoscope reminiscent of Jungs mandalas, beautiful profusions of colour that caught my eye. The swallows too a delight, so like they are in flight. The carrageen in red one of my favourites. Filled with feather and down, they feel luxurious and substantial. The logo tag so personal to Karen adding another layer to her unique designs.  Lovely indeed ❤

Freda Hanley, Dublin

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