At first glance, we though these sets might be the work of Alexander Girard. They aren't, but that should give you a clue as to where the inspiration for the Les Jouets Libres chess set and draughts set might have come from.
We like this Typhoon Vintage Kitchen range a lot, not least because of its wartime / utilitarian look, which should go well in virtually any kitchen you can think of, from vintage to something contemporary.
We have a soft spot for the Dalu, dating from some years back when we found two discarded as 'old plastic' in a box on a car boot sale. Needless to say, we snapped then up sharpish. Thing is, our white lamps look pretty dull compared to the limited edition glitter version of Vico Magistretti-designed Dalu Lamp.
A lot of Black Friday deals about, but not too many really good and universal ones. Saying that, 20 per cent off everything at Urban Outfitters is a good deal - especially as we've flagged up a few gems of theirs in the past.