A London Interior Design Blog and Shop

London, United Kingdom · 230 Sales


A London Interior Design Blog and Shop

London, United Kingdom 230 Sales On Etsy since 2011

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Announcement   Visit for a greater selection of antique and vintage finds.


Visit for a greater selection of antique and vintage finds.

Megan and Jessica

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Megan and Jessica


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Seena318 on Jun 8, 2014

5 out of 5 stars

I love this piece, will use it this summer:)


yourfamily on Dec 20, 2013

5 out of 5 stars

Very pleased with this item, just as described and lovely fast postal. Easy, smooth transaction a positive purchase, thanks!!

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Shop policies

Last updated on January 9, 2013
Vintage finds from London with an American sensibility.

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
We accept payment via Paypal (and credit card via Paypal).

If you place your order and your payment does not come through immediately, we will wait a few days at which point we will send you a reminder asking for payment.

If you don't respond within 7 days from the date of purchase, we will cancel the sale and relist the item.
For orders under £50.00, we will use the least expensive shipping method possible unless we come to another agreement with the buyer. Orders over £50.00 will be sent by recorded first class delivery or recorded international delivery as appropriate. Orders over £50 will also be insured for the full value of the order.

We make all reasonable endeavours to package our items so that they arrive safely. Please let us know in your order note if you require insurance.

The purchaser is responsible for any duties, taxes and customs charges incurred for international shipments.

For large items such as furniture, please contact us for recommended couriers.

We will use recycled packing material whenever possible but will always include a little something extra in each package for you to enjoy.
Refunds and Exchanges
If you are unhappy with your purchase and would like to return it, you must contact us within 7 days of receipt of the item. We will refund the purchase price of the item, along with shipping. However, you, the purchaser, will cover the cost of returning the item to us.
Additional policies and FAQs
The Colonies is a vintage shop and we choose our pieces based on their character, patina and novelty. Because our pieces are vintage, they will show some signs of wear. We are careful to describe each item in detail, including any flaws we think you'd like to know about, but please feel free to inquire about condition if you'd like to know more.

If you are looking for a specific item, please contact us as we are able to source items individually.