Our Heritage

1980

Living colour

Habitat launches the Graffiti sofa, which comes with a loose white cover; red, blue and yellow spray kit; plus stencils for applying your own pattern.

1984

Country File

Habitat introduces its 'Country' collection – a family of products with a rustic look and feel.

1981

Open kitchen

Chef Michel Guerard collaborates with Habitat on a range of new cookware: 'If there is no great cooking without imagination – there is no good cooking without good equipment,' he declares.

1985

Paradise City

Modern urban dwelling is now the height of cool and, accordingly, Habitat launches its 'City Living' collection.

1981

A house extension

Habitat undergoes huge expansion both in the UK and internationally with 53 stores around the globe.

1989

New trends, new directions

Habitat expands its collection by launching Habitat fitted bedrooms and teams up with the Victoria & Albert Museum on a range of fabrics and wallpapers.