East london

East London Lighting trip

The East London Lighting Adventure. On the 14th of November Amir and I began our east London lighting adventure. We were heading north towards Broadway Market via Hackney Road. Our initial aim was to take some measurements for our new store along Westwood Street, which we are excited to announce will be opening very soon!
Cuemars East London Shop

Interview by The Style Lane

Interview by The Style Lane. East London is absolutely bursting with small creative companies and colourful pop-ups; you’re never far away from a clothes shop that has its own secret bar, or a florist that also offers customers coffee and cake. And whilst plenty of these shops are great for a one off visit, it’s often


  This December The Urban Jungle Bloggers want to celebrate the end of the year with a warm, inviting and cosy edition putting “Plants & Light” in focus. Perfect topic for us, we are passionate by both of them! December may be a cold month, happily, for us, it’s one of our favorite month of the

Terrarium WORKSHOP

TERRARIUMS workshops will be organized in our amazing store with London Terrariums. Lead by a terrarium expert, the workshops will include everything you need to make your own terrariums and look after it when you take it home! #workshop #terrarium #eastlondon #61Hackneyrd Tickets available here: https://billetto.co.uk/en/events/idiomaxcuemars

Fig Tree

Fig trees are one of the most popular foliage plants suitable for growing as ornamental house plants. They can be grown outside or indoors as a houseplant. It can grow up to 15 feet tall but its size can be controlled through pruning and by limiting pot size. A brightly lit spot is needed without

Araucaria Tree

Araucaria do best in medium light. They should not be placed too far from the window, however, or their needles will fall. Turn the plant regularly to encourage symmetrical growth. During the active growth period water plentifully, as often as necessary to keep the potting moisture thoroughly moist, but never allow the pot to stand

Carnivorous plants, be careful!

The carnivorous plant is the most exotic item you could find in our catalogue, but don’t be scared, it only eats insects. If you want your carnivorous plant growing strong and healthy for a long long time don’t forget to: – Keep the soil wet or at least damp all of the time. – Always

Pineapple Plants

Pineapples plants are one of our favourites. Taking care of this plant is very easy. Your pineapple needs bright light or full sun for most of the day. It can handle a little bit of shade as long as there’s plenty of light. Overwatering and overfeeding are the two best ways to kill a pineapple

Air Plants are amazing

Today we want to introduce one of Cuemars’s best looking plants: the air plants. The beautiful handmade concrete holder made this plant looks awesome and completely different from all the indoors plants that we usually know. Taking care of this plant is very easy: Air plants should be kept where they’ll receive bright, indirect sunlight