Amara Raise £2123.13 for Comic Relief

Friday saw Red Nose Day hit the Amara offices. The day promised a lot of red clothes, a day-long raffle and money being raised for such a worthy cause and it did not disappoint. With each staff member paying £1 to don the colour, every team went to a great effort to wear something red, from an impractical red nose, to hair pieces, red nails and t-shirts, ensuring the office got a red make over for the day.

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Free Newgate Clock with every Newgate Watch Purchase

British company Newgate specialise in the creation of iconic alarm clocks, travel clocks and wall clocks. Their array of unique styles manifest themselves on a selection of wristwatches to carry the renowned Newgate design with you on any occasion. Between Friday 24th March and Friday 21st April if you purchase a Newgate wristwatch you will receive a free ‘50s Electric Clock in Chrome worth £75! Perfect for updating both your jewellery collection and a disused wall space.

Happy shopping!

Terms and Conditions
1.One free ’50s Electric Clock in Chrome per purchase. 2. Free gift is valid with a purchase of any Newgate wristwatch. 3. A Newgate ’50s Electric Chrome clock will be automatically added to a basket on checkout of a Newgate wristwatch 4. If the wristwatch is returned the free gift must also be returned. Amara reserves the right not to refund the returned products until the full order is returned. 5. The promotion will run from Friday 24th March until 23:59 on Friday 21st April 2017 GMT or until stock lasts. 6. The free gift is non-transferrable and there will be no cash alternative. 7. This promotion is available to residents of the United Kingdom 13 years or over, with the exception of employees at Amara, its affiliated companies, their families, agents and anyone else connected with this promotion.

Amara Receives Feefo’s Gold Trusted Merchant Award

Amara use independent review company Feefo, who specialise in collecting reliable customer feedback to ensure our customers have ultimate faith in the things they are buying before they buy. Feefo provide this service on behalf of 3,000 companies, providing reviews and customer analytics for more than 5,000 websites.

Feefo recognise their top feedback across all of their brands and each year they award their best performing clients. Amara have won the Gold Trusted Merchant Award, for companies reaching a 95% and above rating for three years in a row.

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A by Amara Odyssey Location Shoot

Recently our Studio Team have been out and about busying themselves on various location shoots dotted all over the country. Transporting hundreds of products, travelling numerous roads and spending hours unloading and perfecting a shot, it’s all in a day’s work to capture the stunning Amara imagery used all over the site.

Studio team members Mirka, Sue, Natalie, Laura, accompanied by Stylist Elle and Creative Director Sam have recently been capturing the lifestyle images for the spring summer pieces from The Amara Collection. Venturing to Wraysbury in Middlesex we take a look behind the scenes at the newest Odyssey look.

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A by Amara’s Spring/Summer Top Five

To celebrate the launch of A by Amara’s new spring/summer collection, we chat to Amara’s Senior Buyer Kate to discover her top products. With four very different and very stylish looks to choose from, we asked Kate to select her favourite five from across the range…

Up first is the Monroe Dinnerware

District: Monroe tableware

I love how the matt monochrome finishes bring out the detailed raised croc effect. By producing each piece in both black and white, our customers have the flexibility to change the look of their dining table depending on their mood!

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Lewis Wark Masterclass

Earlier this week Amara were very lucky to be invited to a London Masterclass hosted by Lewis Wark to showcase the very best in design. The London office space was transformed with room after room of top designers presenting their individual and unique skillset in front of our very eyes.

After receiving a glass of bubbly on arrival, Creative Director of MacKenzie-Childs, Rebecca Proctor, gave a brief presentation about the importance of handmade design and the exciting upcoming products, before we were left to explore the brands along with a canape or two.

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