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KAGU where ART thou...

KAGU where ART thou...

ARTWORK Having artwork within my house is a must, and although I forget it adorns my walls, it is, nearly always, one of the first things mentioned by visitors at our house. Artwork also plays a vital role, during the creative stage, of the …

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More than just a Shop...

More than just a Shop...

From our earth toned facade and double paned shop windows, we may just appear as a small space of lamps, gifts and homeware, but we are so much more than that... On entrance we present ourselves with two rooms full to the brim with furniture…

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Bringing the Outdoors in...

Bringing the Outdoors in...

Those that visit us, know that we often sit amongst houseplants, pot plants and wonderful dried displays within the shop. KAGU has always centred around green living, with plants being very much part of what forms our offering, as a store and…

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KAGU - Purchases with a conscience

KAGU - Purchases with a conscience

From the development stages of a new business to approaching our 2 year anniversary of opening our shop; ethics, sustainability and eco conscious awareness are at the very heart of KAGU. From our own handcrafted beginnings of creating bespoke…

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KAGU at The Indigo House

KAGU at The Indigo House

We were recently invited to attend a networking event by Twelve Local in Tunbridge Wells - an event that is held monthly for the local creative community; for interior designers, influencers, creators et al. It was the perfect introduction to…

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KAGU - The story behind the name...

KAGU - The story behind the name...

KAGU comes from the Japanese word for ‘house makings’ or furniture. When I first asked people what should I call my shop they said things like (Shop No 16, Tenterden Design or I even had people saying I should call it after my surname!) but …

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