From Jonathan Adler to indie designers with Etsy shops, as well as large-scale retailers like Target and Cost Plus World Market, Brit design is hot this summer. Each has rolled out aprons, cutting boards, dog beds, disposable party forks and napkins, pillows -- lots and lots of pillows -- to get you in the mood for the 2012 Summer Olympics, which kick off in London this Friday.
It’s a simply smashing time to celebrate by picking up a few of these items to display in your home, like this limited-edition giclee print commemorating the Olympics (about $45), or to throw a party. Here are five online retailers to shop as you watch Olympic athletes go for the gold.
Brit-themed collection at Cost Plus World Market, introduced in late spring, features such British icons as the Queen Elizabeth postage stamp and the Union Jack flag. The Oakland, Calif.-based retailer's 264 stores stock a jolly spread including, clockwise from topThe Read More »from Summer Olympics inspiration: British decor invasion